Tomomi Nishimoto (1970), is a talented Japanese female conductor.who graduated from Osaka College of Music in 1994 and admitted to Saint Petersburg National School of Music in Russia. She debuted in 1998 conducting the Kyoto Symphony Orchestra. She conducted many Russian and Japanese major orchestras and made a tour in Japan in 2009 with the Royal Philharmonic. From 2005 to 2007,she was Principal Guest Conductor of the St.Petersburg Mussorsky State Academic Opera and Ballet Theater.
Bernard Johan Herman Haitink, (1929 -) is a Dutch conductor and violinist. Haitink has conducted and recorded a wide variety of repertoire, with the complete symphonies of Beethoven, Brahms, Schumann, Tchaikovsky, Bruckner, Mahler, Shostakovich and Vaughan Williams, and the complete piano concertos of Beethoven and Brahms with Claudio Arrau notable among his recordings.[