Newly appointed Resident Conductor of the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra and Music Director of the Saint Louis Symphony Youth Orchestra, Steven Jarvi just completed his final season as Associate Conductor with the Kansas City Symphony and spent several years as the Conducting Fellow with Michael Tilson Thomas and the New World Symphony in Miami Beach.
In the opera house, Mr. Jarvi was the first conductor of the Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program at the Washington National Opera and is now the Music Director of Winter Opera Saint Louis. Steven has held conducting positions for over 30 opera productions with companies including the Washington National Opera, New York City Opera (where he served as an Associate Conductor for four seasons), Baltimore Lyric Opera, Opera Company of Brooklyn and Dell’Arte Opera Ensemble.
Upcoming and recent engagements include the Washington National Opera, Virginia Opera, Ashlawn Opera Festival and Winter Opera Saint Louis. Orchestral appearances include the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Saint Louis Youth Orchestra, Windsor Symphony, Elgin Symphony, Las Vegas Philharmonic, Rochester Philharmonic, Charleston Symphony, East Texas Symphony Orchestra and Ensemble Modern Academy in Frankfurt.