Stefan Sanderling held postions as Music Director in Potsdam, Mainz and at the Orchestre de Bretagne as well as in the United States at the Orchestras of Florida, Chautauqua and Toledo (since 2002). Guest engagements took him to the big music centers such as Berlin, Vienna, Paris, London, Tokio, Sydney, Sao Paulo as well as all across the USA. He has been recording for ASV, Naxos and SONY.
Stefan feels closest to pre-classical, contemporary but specially to classical-romantic Repertoire and calls himself „ a very German conductor – not because of the repertoire but in the way he is treating it. He feels the need to interpret the music he is conducting, which means that his choice of music is one has substance and an opinion.