About Matthew Aucoin
Matthew Aucoin is an American composer, conductor, writer, and pianist. He is Artist in Residence at Los Angeles Opera, and has worked as a composer and conductor with the Metropolitan Opera, Lyric Opera of Chicago, the American Repertory Theater, the Los Angeles Philharmonic, and Music Academy of the West.
This May, Artist in Residence Matthew Aucoin conducts the singers of LA Opera’s Young Artist program alongside members of the LA Opera orchestra in Mozart: Truth through Beauty. The all-Mozart program explores the composer’s creative trajectory – from the blinding virtuosity of his early works to the sublime simplicity of the music written on his deathbed.
The artists will explore the greater Los Angeles area on tour.