Nicolas Fink has conducted the radio choruses of WDR Cologne and MDR Leipzig, the Berlin Radio Chorus, the Choeur de Radio France, the Vocalconsort Berlin, the Coro Casa de Musica Porto, the Cor del Palau de la Música in Barcelona, the Edvard Grieg Choir and many others. He also is a sought after chorusmaster and has collaborated with dozens of leading conductors including Sir Simon Rattle, Marek Janowski, and Daniele Gatti. In 2014, he began his tenure as the choral director of the Schleswig-Holstein Festival Chorus. He has been named artistic director of the Swiss Youth Choir in 2018.
Highlights of 2017 include the Sasha Waltz production FIGURE HUMAINE with Vocalconsort Berlin for the pre-opening of the new Elbphilharmonie in Hamburg, and Ugis Praulins' NIGHTINGALE with the WDR Radio Chorus at chor.com in Dortmund. Mr. Fink leads a sing-along a cappella concert with the Berlin Radio Chorus, and conducts Haydn's CREATION with 400 singers in the of Interkultur's EUROPEAN CHOIR GAMES in Riga. Concerts with Vocalconsort Berlin (FIGURE HUMAINE) and the Schleswig-Holstein Festival Chorus (works by Brahms and Boulanger) are being broadcasted live on radio. He has the honor to be one of three jury members for the first EUROVISION CHOIR CONTEST alongside John Rutter and Elīna Garanča, hosted by Eric Whitacre. As a chorusmaster, he returns to the MDR Radio Chorus and to Chœur de Radio France.
Providing listeners with a new perspective on choral music, and creating new kinds of performance experiences are two of Nicolas Fink's particular pursuits.