The Amsterdam born Dutch-Japanese Conductor Kent Moussault(1993) Studied orchestral conducting at the Royal Conservatoire of The Hague with Jac van Steen, René Gulikers and Kenneth Montgomery. In the past, he also studied composition at the Conservatory of Amsterdam with Willem Jeths, Joël Bons and Wim Henderickx.
Kent won the first price at the Young Conductors Award 2016 in Hilversum.
He conducted several professional orchestras. For example: The Hamburger Symphoniker (DE) The Metropole Orchestra(NL), the Dutch Royal Military Band (KMKJWF), Savaria Symphony Orchestra (Hu), Instituzione Sinfonica Abruzze (IT) Cardiff Sinfonietta(UK) and the Noord Nederlands Orkest (NL).
Furthermore, he was assistant of Jac van Steen with the Ulster Orchestra(UK), Orkest van het Oosten(NL),Norweigan National Opera(NO) and the New Japan Philharmonic(JP)
Currently Kent is working on a regular base with contemporary composers and conducted several world premieres. Furthermore he was the conductor/artistic director of the European Medical Student Orchestra and Choir(EMSOC) 2018 and conductor/artistic director of the Siebold Project Orchestra
Kent also worked as a conductor for opera companies such as the Dutch National Opera Academy and Music theatre Hollands Diep in Dordrecht.
Next year Kent will continue his studies with Gary Walker as a post-graduate student at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
In 2016 he received a scholarship for the Wagner Festival in Bayreuth provided by the International Association of Richard Wagner Societies.
Kent received financial support from the Kersjesfonds and Prins Bernhard Culturfonds on several occasions during his study. He also received a Scolarship by the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland for his study.
Read more about Kent on his website: https://www.kentmoussault.com/