Benjamin Kirk was the first conductor of Kolm Lindu, which means that he worked with us in the autumn semester of the 2017/2018 season. Kirk has studied choral conducting in Estonia under Tõnu Kaljuste, but also at the Royal Academy of Music in England with Patrick Russill. Estonian choirs he has worked with include the Tallinn Chamber Choir, Voces Musicales, Sireen, HUIK!, the Academic Women’s Choir of the University of Tartu. Outside of Estonia, he has worked with the Swedish Radio Choir, the Choir of Radio France, the Old Blues Chamber Orchestra, and others. See benjamintheophilus.com.