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Albert Horne is Chorus Master & Conductor at the Hessisches Staatstheater Wiesbaden (Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden) in Germany. He obtained a Masters Degree in Music from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London, studying conducting with Maestra Sian Edwards. In 2012 he was Chorus Master for George Gershwin’s Porgy and Bess with the Berliner Philharmoniker, conducted by Sir Simon Rattle, at the Philharmonie in Berlin. He was Chorus Master and Conductor for Cape Town Opera from 2007-2014, and under his leadership the Cape Town Opera Chorus was voted Best Opera Chorus of the Year by an international panel of judges at the inaugural International Opera Awards in London in 2013.
The young conductor Albert Horne’s conducting is impeccable, while keeping the performances under firm control.Le Monde, Paris
I loved watching the dynamic conductor Albert Horne. He sings his way through every line in the score, keeping close contact with the stage, while he leads the orchestra with smooth precision.Helsingborgs Dagblad