Simone Young

1961 - Today

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Simone Margaret Young AM (born 2 March 1961) is an Australian conductor. She has worked with numerous companies in a principal role, including the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Opera Australia, Hamburg State Opera, Philharmoniker Hamburg, Gulbenkian Orchestra, and the Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne. In 2022 she is due to become the chief conductor of the Sydney Symphony Orchestra. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Simone Young has received more than 80,327 page views. Her biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Simone Young is the 1,776th most popular musician (down from 1,475th in 2019), the 284th most popular biography from Australia (down from 227th in 2019) and the 19th most popular Australian Musician.

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  • 80k

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  • 55.00

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 18

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.40

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 1.92

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Simone Young ranks 1,776 out of 2,675Before her are Jimmy Buffett, Stone Gossard, Frank Peterson, Jack Sherman, Randy Weston, and Mia Zapata. After her are Mr. Oizo, Jack Casady, Leif Ove Andsnes, Jeff Young, Rupert Holmes, and Louie Bellson.

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Among people born in 1961, Simone Young ranks 347Before her are Stjepan Deverić, Keiko Matsui, Sam Robards, Katy Garbi, Ann Coulter, and Mercedes Aráoz. After her are João Pinto, Zlatko Saračević, Corrado Fabi, Yury Onufriyenko, Suniel Shetty, and Alberto Núñez Feijóo.

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In Australia

Among people born in Australia, Simone Young ranks 284 out of 790Before her are Melissa George (1976), Marjorie Jackson-Nelson (1931), Paul Stoddart (1955), Aurelio Vidmar (1967), John Broughton (1952), and Ben Chifley (1885). After her are Herb Elliott (1938), Tim Cahill (1979), Lionel Cox (1930), Darren Hayes (1972), Daphne Akhurst (1903), and Leigh Whannell (1977).

Among MUSICIANS In Australia

Among musicians born in Australia, Simone Young ranks 19Before her are Rick Springfield (1949), Robert Stigwood (1934), Bob Daisley (1950), Richard Bonynge (1930), Mike Chapman (1947), and Rolf Harris (1930). After her are Virgil Donati (1958), Mick Harvey (1958), Slim Dusty (1927), Delta Goodrem (1984), Orianthi (1985), and Brody Dalle (1979).