Brad Cohen is recognised as a leading interpreter of the bel canto repertoire, conducting the operas of Rossini, Donizetti and Bellini internationally and on disc. Brad works extensively with contemporary operatic composers and pursues an active symphonic conducting career, having conducted orchestras including MSO, WASO, London Philharmonic, Philharmonia, Royal Philharmonic, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Stuttgarter Philharmoniker, Stavanger Symphony Orchestra, Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte Carlo, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, and Scottish Chamber Orchestra.

Brad is Artistic Director of West Australian Opera, where in 2015 he conducts Faust. In 2015 he returns to Opera Holland Park for Flight.