Kamna Gupta is an American Prize-winning conductor experienced in operatic, orchestral, and choral repertoires, and completed her MM at ASU in 2018. She is especially passionate about new opera; upcoming engagements include several world premieres, including her Canadian debut at Tapestry Opera and The Glimmerglass Festival. Additional recent company credits include the Royal Opera in Versailles, Beth Morrison Projects, Sarasota Opera, Opera Saratoga, and American Lyric Theater.
Active internationally, Ms. Gupta’s orchestral credits include performances in Germany, Russia, and the Czech Republic. A special highlight was leading the Leipziger Barockorchester in an all-Bach program. Additional highlights include her work with the New York Youth Symphony and the Atlantic Music Festival.
Ms. Gupta’s passion for education has also led her to work with education departments at the New York Philharmonic and the Castleton Festival. She is currently based in New York City. www.kamnagupta.com
"My time at ASU [in the MM program] was invaluable and formative. The program gave me the technical foundation to lead an ensemble with confidence and clarity, and gave me essential professional opportunities that started my career."