Leading Don Giovanni and Guillaume Tell in Final Season as Metropolitan Opera Principal Conductor • 6.09.2016

Untitled design (1)For his sixth and final season as Principal Conductor of the Metropolitan Opera, Fabio Luisi takes the podium for an all-star Don Giovanni as well as a new production of Rossini’s Guillaume Tell, which returns to the house after … Read more

Opening 2016-17 with the Danish National Symphony Orchestra • 1.09.2016

Untitled designFabio Luisi opens the Danish National Symphony Orchestra’s 2016-17 season — along with his own — leading Mahler’s Symphony No. 9 on two evenings at Copenhagen’s Konserthuset. Fabio will become the new Principal Conductor of the orchestra beginning in the … Read more


Grammy and ECHO Klassik Award-winner Fabio Luisi serves as General Music Director of the Zurich Opera and Principal Conductor of the Metropolitan Opera. He launches a new appointment as Principal Conductor of the Danish National Symphony Orchestra (DNSO) in the 2017-18 season.

In 2015-16, the fifth season of his Met tenure, Luisi conducts David McVicar’s acclaimed Cavalleria rusticana and Pagliacci, Richard Eyre’s new Manon Lescaut, and Le nozze di Figaro. In his fourth season at the helm of the Zurich Opera, he premieres new productions of Wozzeck and I puritani, and leads Falstaff, Die Zauberflöte, and Tosca. He also tours with the Accademia Teatro alla Scala Orchestra, and returns to La Scala, the Opéra National de Paris, and the DNSO, Malaysian Philharmonic, Santa Cecilia Orchestra, Teatro Regio di Torino, and Juilliard and Philadelphia Orchestras.

As former Chief Conductor of the Vienna Symphony, Luisi was honored with the orchestra’s Golden Bruckner Medal and Ring. Other previous appointments include General Music Director of Dresden’s Staatskapelle and Sächsische Staatsoper, Artistic Director of Leipzig Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk, Music Director of the Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Chief Conductor of the Tonkünstler-Orchester in Vienna, and Artistic Director of the Graz Symphony.


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Sep. 27, Oct. 1, 5, 8, 11, 15, 19, 22, Nov. 1, 4, 10, 2016

Don Giovanni

Metropolitan Opera
New York City

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Oct. 18, 21, 25, 29, Nov. 2, 5, 9, 12

Guillaume Tell

Metropolitan Opera
New York City

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