Jordan de Souza

Conductor, Canada

Jordan de Souza is Erster Kapellmeister of Komische Oper Berlin and has achieved remarkable results for the company in collaboration with Artistic Director Barrie Kosky including new productions of Pelléas et Mélisande, Candide, La Bohème, and Weinberg’s Frühlingsstürme.

Highlights of past seasons also include Rigoletto at Houston Grand Opera, La Bohème with Staatsoper Hannover, Le Nozze di Figaro at the Canadian Opera Company and symphonic collaborations with Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal, Orchestre Symphonique et Lyrique de Nancy, and the Auckland Philharmonia.

Born in Toronto, he studied conducting at McGill University.