Enrique Mazzola Appointed Conductor in Residence at Bregenz Pageant

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The Bregenz Pageant, which takes place in Austria each summer season, has created a brand new place of conductor-in-residence particularly for the Spanish-Italian conductor Enrique Mazzola.

The competition says that the place acknowledges Mazzola’s previous contributions to the competition, and strengthens his reference to Bregenz going ahead.

Mazzola has appeared on the annual occasion on a number of events lately, making his debut in 2016 and returning in 2017 and 2019. He was significantly lauded for his 2019 efficiency, which noticed him conduct Verdi’s Rigoletto.

Within the 2022 version of the competition, Mazzola is ready to conduct Puccini’s Madama Butterfly on the Seebühne — a platform stage on Lake Constance. Tickets could be discovered right here. He may also lead the Wiener Symphoniker in an orchestral live performance, with works by Tchaikovsky, Kishino, and Shostakovich that includes on this system.

Mazzola, who was born in Barcelona and raised in Italy, has been Music Director on the Lyric Opera of Chicago because the starting of the 2021/22 season. As well as, he’s additionally at present Principal Visitor Conductor at Deutsche Oper Berlin, a task he has held since 2018.

You’ll be able to learn extra in regards to the competition and its program right here.