Gianandrea Noseda is Music Director of Teatro Regio in Turin, Artistic Director of the Stresa Festival, Laureate Conductor of the BBC Philharmonic in Manchester (after four years as Principal Conductor and four years as Chief Conductor), Principal Conductor of the Orquesta de CadaquéÌs in Spain, Chief Guest Conductor of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra and holds the Victor de Sabata Guest Conductor Chair of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.
In 1997, he became the first foreign Principal Guest Conductor at the Mariinsky Theatre in St. Petersburg, where he also set up the Mariinsky Young Philharmonic Orchestra and served as its Principal Conductor. He was Principal Guest Conductor of the Rotterdam Philharmonic (1999-2003) and of the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI, Turin (2003-2006).
Born in 1964 in Milan, where he completed his music studies, Gianandrea Noseda started his international career in 1995 and has since appeared all over the world with orchestras such as the New York Philharmonic, Pittsburgh Symphony, Boston Symphony, Chicago Symphony, Toronto Symphony, Montreal Symphony, London Symphony, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Orchestre National de France, Maggio Musicale Orchestra, Santa Cecilia Orchestra and the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra.
As an opera conductor, he has led the Mariinsky Theatre both on tour and in St. Petersburg in new productions of opera and ballet, and returns every summer for the Stars of White Nights Festival. He has also conducted at the Metropolitan Opera, the Vienna State Opera and La Scala in Milan.
Gianandrea Noseda collaborates regularly with youth orchestras worldwide and has given conducting master classes at the Royal Northern College of Music as well as at the Stresa Festival. His numerous recordings include Anna Netrebko's first album with the Vienna Philharmonic.
For his activity in Italy and abroad, he was awarded the Cavaliere Ufficiale al Merito della Repubblica Italiana by the President of Italy.
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