Harish Shankar (Germany)

Harish Shankar is a German conductor who studied conducting in the conservatories of Lübeck from 2004-2008, Hannover from 2009-2011 and Weimar from 2013-2014. He has attended master classes with Nicolás Pasquet, Mark Stringer and Sir Mark Elder. During 2013-2014, he was a guest conductor at the Leipziger Symphonieorchester, Karlovy Vary Symphony Orchestra, North Czech Philharmonic Teplice and the Jenaer Philharmonie. Since 2014 he has acted as the Junior Fellow in Conducting at the RNCM in Manchester and worked as an assistant at the BBC Philharmonic, the Hallé Orchestra and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.