YOUNG, Simone

Born: 2/3/1961

Special Achievements:

First woman to conduct at The Vienna Philharmonic and Paris Opera, La Bastille.

1987 - Young Australian of The Year
1993 - First female Australian Conductor to achieve International success
2001 - Victorian Honour Roll of Women
2004 -  in the Australia Day Honours, Young was named a Member of the Order of Australia