IMG_6905Vittorio Parisi


Born in Milan he has studied in the Conservatoriuo G.Verdi piano with Carla Giudici and Piero Rattalino, composition with Azio Corghi and Irlando Danieli, conducting with Mario Gusella and Gianluigi Gelmetti.

He has studied also in Holland with the famous Russian conductor Kirill Kondrashin.

Following his debut in Bari's Teatro Petruzzelli in 1979 he has conducted the principal symphonic and chamber Italian orchestras and in many Opera Houses in the country conducting both operas and concerts.

He has conducted  in Germany, USA, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, France, Switzerland, Albania, Turkey, Poland, Slovakia, Romania, Hungary and Kazakhstan, recording for many radio televisions of these countries.

He has conducted many first performances of the most important contemporary composers working also with Berio and Cage, conducting first performances in modern era of operas of the last centuries like the American version of "L'Ape Musicale" by Da Ponte, first performances on stage like the "Sogno di un tramonto d'autunno" by Malipiero, first public performance of the Radio Opera "Don Perlimplin" by Maderna and the first performance after more than 70 years of "Marie Galante" by Weill.

Frequently guest of many important international festivals he has worked with famous soloists, singers, actors and stage directors. He has been First Conductor of the Angelicum Orchestra, Milan (1984-88) Associate Conductor of the Philarmonic Orchestra of Milano Conservatorio (2000-2003), Artistic Director and Conductor of I Solisti Aquilani (2003-2005). Since 1995 he is Artistic Director and Conductor of the dèdalo ensemble, Brescia.

He has recorded both live and studio for label such as Naxos, Dynamic, Bongiovanni, Stradivarius, Nuova Era. His performance of Dvorak's New World Symphony has been selected as 1st podcast ever of New Zealand Radio.

Since 1997 he teaches Conducting in Milano Conservatorio.


dèdalo ensemble

Villaggio Prealpino

traversa Xa n° 25

25136 Brescia BS - ITALY

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