Colin Metters has been Professor and Director of Conducting Studies at the Royal Academy of Music since 1983
His wide experience affords him an enviable reputation as professional conductor, orchestral trainer and conducting instructor. He has worked with leading symphony orchestras in the UK, and guest-conducted extensively abroad. After nearly four decades working as a professional conductor, orchestral trainer and conducting pedagogue, Colin Metters' wide experience affords him an enviable reputation across a broad spectrum of the music profession.
He has worked with many of the leading orchestras in the United Kingdom including: the BBC Symphony, BBC Scottish Symphony, Philharmonia Orchestra London, Halle Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony, National Symphony of Ireland, Ulster Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Symphony. He has also conducted extensively abroad, guest conducting in Poland, Spain, Germany, Australia, Singapore, Venezuela, Hong Kong, Netherlands, France, Vietnam, Greece, Turkey, the Baltic States, New Zealand and the U.S.A.