About Neville Marriner
Neville Marriner has been the music director of the Minnesota Orchestra since 1979. He is the founder of the Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields in London and the world’s most recorded conductor. A native of Lincolnshire, England, he studied violin at the Royal College of Music in London and at the Paris Conservatory. He served as the principal second violin with the London Symphony Orchestra for thirteen years, and he has conducted most of the world’s major symphony orchestras.