Conductor: Roberto Devereux (Autumn 2013 from 15 November)
Italian conductor Christian Capocaccia is currently Music Director of the Stamford Young Artists Philharmonic in Connecticut. The 2013/2014 season includes his debut with the Manhattan School of Music in a production of Haydn’s Orlando Paladino. Recent credits include I Capuleti e i Montecchi, on tour with AsLiCo in Italy; Dr Miracle at Dallas Opera, where he previously held the post of assistant conductor for three seasons. As a guest conductor he appears both in the United States and in Europe in venues such as the new Auditorium, Parco della Musica and the Teatro Farnese in Rome; Lyric Opera House of Baltimore; appearing at the head of the Orchestra di Roma e del Lazio, Moscow Ballet Orchestra, Orchestra Sinfonica Città di Grosseto, Orchestra Città Aperta, International Chamber Ensemble, Orchestra da Camera delle Marche and Orchestra Sinfonica di Pesaro among others. This is his debut with WNO.