Italian conductor Gianluca Marcianò has been increasingly in demand since his operatic debut with Croatian National Opera in 2007. Marcianò is currently Principal Conductor of the Serbian National Theatre in Novi Sad, Serbia. He is also Artistic Director of the Al Bustan Festival in Beirut, where he has conducted worked including Cherubini’s Médée, Rossini’s Stabat Mater and Berlioz’ La Mort de Cléopâtre. He is also founder and Artistic Director of the Festival Suoni dal Golfo in Lerici and Principal Guest Conductor of the National Academic Bolshoi Theatre of Belarus.
Praised in the Sunday Times for his “unfailingly theatrical and idiomatic conducting”, Marcianò has strong ties with the opera houses in Oviedo, Minsk, Tbilisi and Yerevan, and within the UK, English National Opera, Grange Park Opera, Longborough Opera and the English Chamber Opera. Engagements in the 2017-18 season include Andrea Chénier (Opera de Oviedo); Un ballo in Maschera (Grange Park Opera); Tosca (Festival Pucciniano, Torre del Lago), and Olimpiade (Teatro di San Carlo).
Italian conductor Gianluca Marcianò returns to Grange Park Opera this summer to conduct a new production of Saint-Saëns’ Samson et Dalila and Stephen Medcalf’s production of Tchaikovsky’s OneginRead more