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John Axelrod


Artistic, Musical and General Director, REAL ORQUESTA SINFÓNICA DE SEVILLA (ROSS)

With an extraordinarily diverse repertoire, innovative programming and charismatic performance style, John Axelrod is widely recognized as one of today's leading conductors and is sought after by orchestras throughout the world.

In 2014 Maestro Axelrod became the new Artistic and Musical Director of the Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla (ROSS).  His contract was unanimously extended through the 2019-2020 season. In July 2017, unique in the orchestra's history, he was also appointed the General Director (CEO). Other titles positions include Principal Guest Conductor of Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano “Giuseppe” Verdi (LaVerdi), from 2001-2017 season, Music Director of the l'Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire from 2009-2013, Music Director and Chief Conductor of the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra and Theater from 2004-2009, and Music Director of "Hollywood in Vienna" from 2009-2011, with the ORF Vienna Ra...

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Wed 6 Jul 2016

Martinu: Mirandolina - Teatro La Fenice, Venezia

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Mon 2 May 2016

John Axelrod, un Americano en Sevilla - interview

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2 Nov 2017

JOHN AXELROD WITH ORCHESTRA DELLA RAI

John Axelrod is back in Turin to conduct the Orchestra Sinfonica della Rai in a wonderful program, including some works of Leonard Bernstein, a real p

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