"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


July 3rd, 2016
New York Philharmonic Young Peoples Concert
Shanghai Symphony Hall

August 6th, 2016
Curtis Institute of Music Summerfest Orchestra
Lenfest Hall

September 6th-10th, 2016
New World Symphony
New World Center