Meet Our Conductors

Sameer Patel

Assistant Conductor

Sameer began his musical training as a pianist and received both his graduate and undergraduate degrees at the University of Michigan, where he studied conducting with Kenneth Kiesler. He has held prestigious conducting fellowships with the Boston Philharmonic and the Chicago Sinfonietta. Also an enthusiastic advocate for music education, Sameer has worked with school and youth orchestras in North America, South America, and Europe.