ANDREW MANZE is a British conductor and violinist. While in Sweden, he was principal conductor for the Helsingborg Symphony Orchestra for eight seasons. Manze makes frequent guest appearances around the world and currently recorded the complete cycle of Ralph Vaughan Williams symphonies with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. In 2011, he was honoured with Sweden’s Rudolf Schock Prize. In addition to all this, Manze is active as a teacher, writer and editor.