Jac van Steen at Classic FM Live

Classic FM's partner orchestra in Yorkshire, the Orchestra of Opera North will be conducted by the charismatic Jac van Steen. Here he talks to Tim Lihoreau about tonights concert.

Jac van Steen's energy and commitment to working with young musicians has made him one of the most sought after guest conductors with orchestras in the UK, Germany and the Netherlands. 

He regularly appears in concert with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, the London Sinfonietta, the Royal Scottish Orchestra, the CBSO Orchestra and Opera North - our orchestra at tonight's Classic FM Live.

Tim Lihoreau caught up with the enigmatic conductor just before he headed on stage.

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