Conductors

Karel Mark Chichon
Karel Mark Chichon
Karel Mark Chichon
British conductor Karel Mark Chichon continues to thrill international audiences with his temperament, passion and musicianship. In recognition to his services to music, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II of England made Chichon an Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (OBE) in June 2012. In 2016 he was elected a Fellow of Read More
Nicola Luisotti
Nicola Luisotti
Nicola Luisotti
Principal Guest Conductor of Madrid’s Teatro Real, Maestro Luisotti served as Music Director of San Francisco Opera from 2009 to 2018, conducting over 40 operas and concerts since his Company debut in 2005. In 2018, he was awarded the San Francisco Opera Medal for artistic excellence. Among his distinguished San Francisco Opera credits, Luisotti conducted Read More
Luis Miguel Méndez
Luis Miguel Méndez
Luis Miguel Méndez
Luis Miguel Méndez was born in Pontevedra in 1983, where he studied clarinet. He was part of the Young Orchestra of the Galician Symphony, Young National Orchestra of Spain, European Youth Orchestra, Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra. He worked together with the Arnold Schoenberg Quartet, Music Master Course in Kazusa (Japan), Malasyan Philarmonic, Janacek Philarmonic, Bruxelles Read More
Pablo Mielgo
Pablo Mielgo
Pablo Mielgo
Pablo Mielgo, a conductor from Madrid, is a true world citizen with an entrepreneurial spirit and the missionto make music accessible to everyone: the agile chief of the Orquestra Simfònica de les Illes Balears (OSIB)and the Symphony of the Americas (SOTA) was immediately engaged by orchestras around the world afterhis studies at the Royal Conservatory Read More
Carlo Montanaro
Carlo Montanaro
Carlo Montanaro
Founder of OperaWebinar and Music Director at Teatr Wielki in Warsaw from 2011 to 2014, Italian conductor Carlo Montanaro was discovered by Zubin Mehta, who recommanded him to the Hochschule für Musik in Vienna, where he improved his skills under Leopold Hager, Erwin Acél and Yugi Yuasa for three years. Since 2001, Montanaro has conducted Read More
Pier Giorgio Morandi
Pier Giorgio Morandi
Pier Giorgio Morandi
Pier Giorgio Morandi played for ten years as principal oboist in Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala in Milan. He studied composition at Conservatorio G. Verdi in Milan, and orchestra conducting at Salzburg Mozarteum with M° Ferdinand Leitner. During the years spent at La Scala, Morandi was assistant conductor of  M° Riccardo Muti and later of Read More
Henrik Nánási
Henrik Nánási
Henrik Nánási
The General Music Director of the Komische Oper Berlin from 2012 to 2017, Henrik Nánási conducted new productions of Mazeppa, Eugene Onegin, Gianni Schicchi, La Belle Hélène, Die Zauberflöte, Così fan tutte, Don Giovanni, Duke Bluebeard’s Castle, The Fiery Angel, La clemenza di Tito, Cendrillon and The Fair at Sorochyntsi, as well as revivals of Read More
Nicole Paiement
Nicole Paiement
Nicole Paiement
Nicole Paiement has gained an international reputation as a conductor of contemporary music and opera. Her numerous recordings include many world premiere works. Maestro Paiement’s 2012 Dallas Opera debut conducting Peter Maxwell Davies’ 1979 thriller, The Lighthouse earned rave reviews. Subsequently, Paiement was appointed Principal Guest Conductor at The Dallas Opera. Paiement has since returned to Dallas Read More
Lorenzo Passerini
Lorenzo Passerini
Lorenzo Passerini
Born in Morbegno (Sondrio) in 1991, Lorenzo Passerini graduated with honors in trombone at the Conservatoire in Como in 2009. In 2014 he got a second-level academic diploma at the Conservatoire in Aosta with honors. As a trombonist, he went on tours around the whole world under the direction of conductors like John Axelrod, Andrey Read More
Giacomo Sagripanti
Giacomo Sagripanti
Giacomo Sagripanti
Principal Guest Conductor for operatic repertoire at Fondazione Lirico Sinfonca Petruzzelli in Bari and Musical Director at Tbilisi Opera and Ballet State Theatre, he is considered one of the most interesting conductors of his generation among the international panorama. In 2016 he won Opera Awards as best young conductor. He began his conducting career in Read More