David  Grandis

Director of Symphony Orchestra

Office : Ewell 208
Phone : (757) 221-1089
Email : [[dfgrandis]]
Website : {{http://www.davidgrandis.com}}

Background

David Grandis, Director of Orchestras at William and Mary, recently earned his D.M.A in orchestral conducting from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Dr. Grandis’ doctoral thesis, A la Recherche du Chant Perdu, analyses the French style of opera singing and celebrates the era of the RTLN (Réunion des Théâtres Lyriques Nationaux ) and its lyric company and has been recently published in both French and English. A native of France, Dr. Grandis has worked as a guest conductor with such orchestras as the Bordeaux National Symphony Orchestra, Nice Philharmonic Orchestra, Sofia New Symphony Orchestra and Minsk Philharmonic Orchestra. He is regularly Assistant Conductor at the Lyon National Opera.