Roberto Gianola

Roberto Gianola

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«Roberto Gianola is the Music Director of the Istanbul Opera House since 2016. Also confirmed for 2018 will conduct concerts, opera and ballet. He has just opened the Ballet season with The Sleeping Beauty (Ballet) and will conduct Ernani, Falstaff and Faust. He conduct to Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center in New York, MusikVerein in Vienna, Arena of Verona, Regio Theater in Parma, Cagliari Opera Theater, Seoul Arts Center, Honk Kong Opera and Beijing. In 2018, it is planned to return to Vienna, Prague and Honk Kong.» (2017)
«opera base» (2017)
2017Gounod: FaustConductor
2017Verdi: La TraviataConductor
2017Verdi: AidaConductor
2017Rossini: Il Barbiere Di SivigliaConductor
2017Verdi: NabuccoConductor
2017Verdi: RigolettoConductor
2017Verdi: RequiemConductor
2016Puccini: ToscaConductor
2016Bizet: CarmenConductor
2016Puccini: La BohèmeConductor
2016Donizetti: Lucia Di LammermoorConductor
2016Donizetti: Don PasqualeConductor
2015Verdi: Il TrovatoreConductor
2015Puccini: Madama ButterflyConductor
2015Mozart: RequiemConductor
2014Lehár: Die Lustige WitweConductor
2014Puccini: Manon LescautConductor
2014Donizetti: L'elisir d'amoreConductor
2014Bellini: NormaConductor
2014Orff: Carmina BuranaConductor
2010Verdi: OtelloConductor


considered one of the youngest and most interesting conductor of the
new generation , in a short time collaborations with orchestras
around the world inviting him repeatedly to conduct in the USA,
Russia, Mexico, Austria, France, Turkey, Germany, Spain, Portugal,
Hungary, Czech Republic, Ukraine, Bulgaria, Serbia, Romania, Brazil,
Venezuela, Egypt and the USA. At age 34 he made his debut in the
prestigious Carnegie
Hall in New York
where he conducted in January 2009 with great success in the Great
He 'was recently appointed Music
Director at the Teatro Opera and Ballet in Istanbul
where he debuted in February 2015 with great success Conducting The
Tales of Hoffmann (Offenbach) and where it was leading throughout
2016 both in the opera repertoire, ballet and symphonic. He has
inaugurated the ballet season Conducting Sylvia L.Delibes, The
Nutcracker by Tchaikovsky and Gounod's Faust and La Traviata for the
opera. He also inaugurated the opera season in 2016 with Don Pasquale
and later Conducted Ernani. In February 2017 he made his debut with
another ballet by Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty. He has already
conducted more than 50 different orchestras around the world
including the New England Symphony (New York) Washington University
Symphony Orchestra (USA), Orchestra State of Parana (Brasil),
Orchestra del Estado de Mexico, Orchestra of Guanajuato and Orchestra
Belles Artes in Mexico, the Krasnoyarsk Symphony Orchestra in Russia,
Orchestra of the Region of Murcia (Spain), Orchestra of Klaghenfurt
(Austria), North Czech Philharmonic (Prague), Symphony Orchestra of
Kharkov (Ukraine), Enescu Philharmonic Bucharest, Jefferson Symphony
Orchestra of New Orleans (USA), the Riverside Orchestra (USA),
Orchestra of Tenerife, Orchestra of Bratislava, the Istanbul State
Symphony Orchestra (Turkey), Symphony Orchestra of Maracaibo
(Venezuela), Orchestra de Cascais (Portugal),
Symphony of Novi Sad (Serbia),Turingen Philarmonie Gotha (Germany)
and Italy
: Orchestra Pomeriggi Musicali of Milan, the Orchestra of the Arena
di Verona, the' Orchestra of the Teatro Lirico di Cagliari,
the Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana in Palermo, the 'Italian
Philharmonic Orchestra Piacenza, Orchestra of the Teatro Olimpico in
Vicenza, the Orchestra della Magna Grecia in Taranto, the 'Orchestra
of the Province of Bari and the Sanremo Symphony
Specializing in opera, has already conducted in several
replicates all the traditional works: Traviata, Nabucco, Rigoletto,
Trovatore, Aida, Simon Boccanegra, Falstaff, Otello, Ernani, Madama
Butterfly, Tosca, La Boheme, Manon Lescaut and Turandot, Le Nozze of
Figaro, Don Giovanni, Cavalleria Rusticana, Pagliacci, Adriana
Lecouvreur, Barber of Seville, Carmen, Don Pasquale, L'Elisir
d'amore, Lucia di Lammermoore, Norma, Cinderella. We should also
mention the great success in Seoul where he directed La
Traviata in Seoul Arts Center with the soprano Mariella Devia.
In 2013 he participated in the production of Nabucco at 'Beijing
Opera with Placido Domingo and has been assistant of Maestro Chung in
the preparation of Verdi's Requiem at the Arena di Verona, and in
co-production with the Orchestra of La Fenice in Venice. In September
of the same year he conducted with great success a lyrical concert at
New York's Lincoln Center. In 2014 he made his debut in the opera
season at Verona directing "The Merry Widow" at the
Philharmonic Theatre. In March 2015 he received a prestigious
award as Conductor at the Teatro Regio in Parma,
where he was awarded the Grand Prix of the Opera 2015 (Category
Conductors) with the presence of the soprano Fiorenza Cedolins.
the same year he returned to Beijing (NCPA) for the production of
Andrea Chenier. Appreciated even in the symphonic field, he conducted
in Mexico on "Miraculous Mandarin", the Concerto for
Orchestra by Bartok and Mahler's 5th Symphony; in Russia the Roman
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in Brazil the Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4 and the '8th of Dvorak;
Hungary The Pines of Rome by Respighi and Beethoven's Symphony No. 9;
in Czech Republic Dvorak's Symphony No. 9 and other works of '800. In
2009 he was also invited by the Italian Embassy in Manama (Kingdom of
Bahrain-UAE) to Conduct an opera concert as part of the Italian
Festival. 2015 also saw the successful debut at the Teatro Lirico in
Cagliari with Carmen and Tosca. The same theater invited him again to
a symphony concert with the performance of the Symphony 7 of
month of November 2016 saw him make his debut
with great success in the Golden Hall of the Musikverein in Vienna
conducting the Thüringen
Philharmonie Gotha and
a big concert in Macao (China) in the Symphony Orchestra season. In
2017, among others, there will be the Hong
Kong Opera debut with The Barber of Seville.
He has recorded a CD Stradivarius with the Orchestra "I
Pomeriggi Musicali" in Milan and a CD for the italian magazine
“Amadeus” with the Orchestra Sinfonica di Sanremo

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CV & Repertoire

Musical Work Jump-in ready? Company Year
Gounod: Faust Immediately Istanbul State Opera and Ballet 2017
Verdi: La Traviata Immediately Istanbul State Opera and Ballet 2017
Verdi: Aida Immediately Istanbul State Opera and Ballet 2017
Rossini: Il Barbiere Di Siviglia Immediately Opera Hong Kong 2017
Verdi: Nabucco Immediately Opera BAsel 2017