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John Axelrod


Artistic and Musical Director, Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla (ROSS)
Principal Guest Conductor, ORCHESTRA SINFONICA DI MILANO “G. VERDI” (laVerdi)

With an extraordinarily diverse repertoire, innovative programming and charismatic performance style, John Axelrod continues to increase his profile as one of today's leading conductors.

After successful tenures as Music Director and Chief Conductor of the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra and Theater, and as Music Director of the l'Orchestre National des Pays de la Loire, in 2011, John Axelrod was appointed Principal Conductor of Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano “Giuseppe” Verdi (LaVerdi), extended through the 2017 season, and in 2014 he became the new Artistic and Musical Director of the Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla (ROSS). His contract has been unanimously extended through the 2018-2019 season.

Since 2001, Mr. Axelrod has conducted over 160 orchestras around the world, 30 operas and 50 world premieres.  Some of his long term relationshi...

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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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18 May 2017

JOHN AXELROD


John Axelrod is back to Milan's Auditorium to conduct Orchestra Verdi and the singers of La Scuola dell'Opera (Young Artists Program) of Teatro Comu

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