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Yannick Nézet-Séguin has been the music director of the Philadelphia Orchestra since 2012. Jan Regan/The Philadelphia Orchestra hide caption

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For Conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Making Music Is 'Like A Religious Call'

Nézet-Séguin uses every part of his body when he conducts — including his eyes, eyebrows, shoulders and feet. He's the music director at New York's Metropolitan Opera and the Philadelphia Orchestra.

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For Conductor Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Making Music Is 'Like A Religious Call'

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Sicilienne, for cello & piano, Op. 78 Alain Trudel/Yannick Nezet Seguin
Rachmaninov: Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini, Op.43 - Variation 20. Un poco più vivo Daniil Trifonov and The Philadelphia Orchestra and Yannick Nézet-Séguin
Symphony No.2 In C Major Op.61 : I Sostenuto Assai Nikolaus Harnoncourt, Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Rachmaninov: Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini, Op.43 - Variation 9. L'istesso tempo Daniil Trifonov and The Philadelphia Orchestra and Yannick Nézet-Séguin
Me More Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra

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