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Roberto Abbado


This celebrated conductor continues to be praised for his sophisticated, clear, and compelling method of an array of lyric and dramatic styles and composers. Abbado was created into a category of Italian music artists extending back a lot more than three decades. He undertook his performing research with Franco Ferrara at La Fenice, Venice, and in addition in the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia. He was the only real student in the annals from the academy to become asked to carry out the Orchestra di Santa Cecilia. At age 23, he aimed his 1st opera, Simon Boccanegra. Through the following six years, he made an appearance at La Scala in Milan, the Vienna Condition Opera, La Fenice, Zurich Opera, Deutsche Oper Berlin, and in the opera homes of Florence, Rome, and Bologna. Since that time, Abbado offers premiered many modern operas and led opera revivals. From 1991 – 1998, Abbado was the principle conductor from the Münchner Rundfunkorchester (Radio Orchestra of Munich), and in 1991 he produced his UNITED STATES debut performing the Orchestra of St. Luke’s at Lincoln Middle in NEW YORK. In 1994, his debut in the Metropolitan Opera was an instantaneous sensation. He continued to business lead many American orchestras, like the Boston Symphony, Philadelphia Orchestra, NY Philharmonic, Chicago Symphony, LA Philharmonic, Seattle Symphony, Houston Symphony, Minnesota Orchestra, as well as the SAN FRANCISCO BAY AREA Symphony in 1999, performing Bloch’s Schelomo and Rossini’s Stabat Mater. He in addition has made an appearance at Carnegie Hall, the Paris Opéra Bastille, Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw, the Suntory Hall in Tokyo, and it has produced guest appearances using the Orchestre Country wide de France, Hamburg NDR Symphony Orchestra, Bamberger Symphonikern, Dresden Sächsischen Staatskapelle, the Budapest Philharmonic, Netherlands Radio Philharmonic, Swedish Radio Orchestra, Göthenburg Symphony, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI, Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, among others. Within the 2001-2002 period, Abbado conducted a fresh creation of Verdi’s Attila, debuted using the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, and got engagements using the Minnesota Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra, Orchestra dell’Accademia di Santa Cecilia, Houston Symphony, Seattle Symphony, as well as the Hamburg NDR Symphony Orchestra. Abbado’s documenting of Tancredi received the 1997 Deutscher Schallplattenpreis (German Record Award) as Greatest Opera Creation of the entire year.

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Full Name Roberto Abbado
Profession Conductor, Composer
Education Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Nationality Italian
Parents Marcello Abbado
Albums Revive, Elina Garanca - Bel Canto, I Capuleti e i Montecchi (Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks & Münchner Rundfunkorchester feat. conductor: Roberto Abbado), Donizetti: Don Pasquale, Francesconi: Cobalt Scarlet & Rest, Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 / Hungarian Fantasy (Bamberger Symphoniker feat. conductor: Roberto Abbado, piano: Gerhard Oppitz), Puccini: Turandot, Don Pasquale, Verismo Arias (Orchestra del Teatro La Fenice feat. conductor: Roberto Abbado, sporano: Mirella Freni)

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