American conductor Douglas Kinney Frost has led orchestras and opera companies on four continents, consistently thrilling audiences and inspiring musicians.
His advocacy for music goes far beyond the podium through dynamic outreach initiatives, innovative media, and advocacy for emerging conductors and vocalists.
'superb musical pedigree'
Maestro Kinney Frost has conducted the world's finest musical institutions including
LA Opera, Baltimore Symphony, Teatro Colon in Buenos Aires and Teatro dell'Opera di Roma. He has appeared with many esteemed international instrumental and vocal artists; Greer Grimsley is pictured above with Douglas in rehearsal for concert performances of Der Fliegende Holländer. Through his development he has assisted some of the world's most beloved conductors including James Conlon, Richard Bonynge and Marin Alsop.
New Recording Available!
Douglas remains a 'champion of contemporary musical theater and opera', though his repertoire is vast. His 2015 recording of Pulitzer Prize winning composer David Lang's the diffculty of crossing a field is available through Amazon and iTunes. An exclusive performance of the work following the recording was hailed by The New York Times for its dynamic musical direction by Maestro Kinney Frost. The recording has received accolades from the The New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Philadelphia Examiner.
AMPED UP OPERA!
Check out this long-awated podcast all about the art form of opera! Douglas hosts lively discussions with opera's hottest talent. And don't miss his Make it or Break it series, as Douglas introduces you to specific magical moments that make each opera beloved! Want to dive a little deeper into the world of opera? This is your podcast. Clicking the link below will get you to the blog where you can download each podcast episode, and don't miss the show notes with pictures and videos supporting the podcast. You can also subscribe to this podcast on iTunes, Stitcher or Soundcloud.