photo: Marco-Mazzolai


was artistic and musical director of the Cantiere Festival until 2020 Internazionale d'Arte di Montepulciano. Until 2019 he was first guest conductor of the Mikhailovsky Theater Saint Petersburg. He made guest appearances at leading international Opera houses such as the Teatro alla Scala, the Royal Opera House London, the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Royal Opera Houses Stockholm and Copenhagen, the Polish State Opera in Warsaw, the Czech National Theater Prague and the New National Theater Tokyo ...


He has worked for many years with the Opéra de Nice and the Frankfurt Opera. As concert conductor, he led the London Symphony and the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Orchestra, the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra and the Munich Radio Orchestra, the German Radiophilharmonie and the Nuremberg State Philharmonic. He made his debut at the Tiroler Festspiele Erl in 2019. Recordings were made with the Philharmonia Orchestra for EMI and OPERA RARA, the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra. The first recording of the symphonic work by Werner Richard Heymann was released by RONDEAU.