Benjamin Goodson is a conductor and choir trainer.
Benjamin Goodson's performances are praised for their musicality, intensity and attention to detail. Goodson is musical director of the award-winning Bath Camerata, assistant conductor of the Rundfunkchor Berlin and chorus master at Dorset Opera Festival. In 2017 he makes his debut as chorus master at the Netherlands Reisopera.
Goodson studied at the University of Oxford, where he was awarded the University’s top conducting prize. Four years after graduating he was engaged by the University to become Oxford’s youngest Director of Music. Goodson has studied conducting with some of the world’s foremost teachers, including Sir Colin Davis, Paul Spicer and Ulrich Windfuhr.
In addition to his work as a conductor, Goodson is also a passionate educator. He regularly leads singing workshops and musical leadership sessions across Europe, including for the Young Presidents' Organisation and the London Business School.