"Mr. Gersen, over all, drew incisive, cohesive and colorful playing from the dedicated musicians." The New York Times

A graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia, Joshua Gersen recently finished his tenure as the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Conducting Fellow of the New World Symphony, where he served as the assistant conductor to the symphony's Artistic Director Michael Tilson Thomas. He is currently the Music Director of the New York Youth Symphony and guest conductor for orchestras around the United States.

Upcoming Performances


January 20th, 21st, 2016
New York Philharmonic: School Day Concerts
David Geffen Hall

January 23rd, 2016
New York Philharmonic: Young Peoples Concert
David Geffen Hall

February 1st, 2016
New York Philharmonic: Contact Series
National Sawdust