As a conductor, François Leleux continues to expand his successful collaboration with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, conducting them both in Scotland and on tour.
‘When the space is filled by a conductor and soloist with the outsize charisma and musicianship of the French oboist François Leleux, the effect is doubled.’ – The Arts Desk
François Leleux – conductor, leader and oboist – is renowned for his irrepressible energy and exuberance. A versatile musician, he has previously served as Artist-in-Residence with orchestras such as hr-Sinfonieorchester, Orchestre philharmonique de Strasbourg, Berner Symphonieorchester, Norwegian Chamber Orchestra and Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife, and Artist-in-Association with the Orchestre de chambre de Paris. Most recently, Leleux has been announced as Artistic Partner of Camerata Salzburg.
As a conductor, Leleux continues to expand his successful collaboration with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, conducting them both in Scotland and on tour. Elsewhere, he is working regularly with orchestras such as City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Oslo Philharmonic, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, WDR Sinfonieorchester and Tonkünstler Orchestra.
Apart from Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Camerata Salzburg, Leleux also maintains close relationships with Chamber Orchestra of Europe and Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.