The versatile Ernest Richardson is in high demand as conductor, composer, arranger, organizational leader and inspirational speaker.
His versatility finds him within one season conducting Stravinsky's Firebird Suite or Broadway artists in the works of Leonard Bernstein, a live-to-movie production of Harry Potter, facilitating strategic decision-making for leading arts organizations, or training young musicians for the passionate, persistent pursuit of perfection.
Currently the principal pops conductor and resident conductor of the Omaha Symphony, he also holds the position as music director and principal conductor for the Steamboat Symphony Orchestra and is artistic director and CEO of the innovative Rocky Mountain Summer Conservatory.
Meeting the artistic demands of effective rehearsal and performance of a wide range of musical styles
Specializing in new compositions and fresh arrangements while connecting the sound of the orchestra to its community
Leading and training young musicians in realizing their potential in the passionate, persistent pursuit of perfection