Eugene Ughetti is the artistic director of Speak Percussion. His work focuses on new chamber music and hybrid-arts collaboration pushing percussion into new territories. Eugene performs as a percussion soloist, conductor and composer. He has worked with some of the world’s finest composers including Steve Reich and Pierre Boulez, also with conductors Valery Gergiev, James Levine, and Charles Dutoit. Significant works for percussion of his have been performed in major festivals throughout the world.