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Daniel Smith


Principal Guest Conductor, Teatro Carlo Felice in Genoa

“An amazing musician, an amazing conductor. On the one hand, he created passion, a musical game for skilful musicians and fire from all of the orchestra, on the other – a very professional conductor, one based on knowledge, education and intelligence and not just resulting from great passion and love for music” – Adam Rozlach, Polish Radio

Australian conductor, Daniel Smith, rapidly gained international acclaim after winning First Prize, the Golden Baton and the Orchestra’s Choice Prize, in UNESCO’s Fitelberg International Conducting Competition, as well as Second Prize in the prestigious Sir Georg Solti International Conducting Competition and First Prize in the Luigi Mancinelli International Opera Conducting Competition along with the Orchestra’s Choice Prize in the Lutosławski International Conducting Competition.

Daniel Smith’s musicality, energy and spirit create an infectious rapport with musicians and audiences alike. Fo...

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24 Feb 2018

Daniel Smith back to Milano

On February 22nd and 24th the Australian conductor Daniel Smith, recently appointed First Guest Conductor of Teatro Carlo Felice in Genoa, is back to

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