"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 18th-21st, 2016
New York Philharmonic School Day and Young Peoples Concert
David Geffen Hall

February 24th-25th, 2017
New West Symphony
Oxnard Performing Arts Center, Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza

March 5th, 2017
New York Youth Symphony
Carnegie Hall