German conductor DIRK MEYER is Music Director of the Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra as well as the Lyric Opera of the North.
First Prize Winner of The American Prize in orchestral conducting Meyer has guest conducted many orchestras, including the Toronto and Edmonton Symphony Orchestras in Canada, the Phoenix Symphony Orchestra, the Orlando Philharmonic, the Symphony Orchestras of Springfield and Missouri, as well as the Naples Philharmonic and the Florida Orchestra. This season he debuts with the East Texas and New Bedford Symphony Orchestras, as well as the Symphony Orchestra Augusta.
Meyer is also the author of Chamber Orchestra and Ensemble Repertoire. A Catalog of Modern Music and has led many world and U.S. premiers, including works by Arvo Pärt, Miguel del Aguila and Joby Talbot. Between 2004-2006 Meyer served as Music Director to the Mason Symphony Orchestra and the Assistant Conductor of the Traverse Symphony.