Paul Connelly

PAUL CONNELLY is worldwide known as one of the most famous conductors for ballet. He was first Kapellmeister of the American Ballet Theatre and among others conductor at the New York City Ballet, National Ballet of Canada, Royal Ballet London, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Het Nationale Ballet Amsterdam, Staatsballett Berlin, Opera House Zurich, Teatro alla Scala, Paris Operá, Semperoper Dresden as well as for Nureyev and Friends and Baryshnikov and Co. Furthermore he is also in demand for conducting operas. He made his debut at the Wiener Staatsoper in 1991 with a Ballett Gala, followed by Il barbiere di Siviglia and has conducted among others Der Nussknacker, Don Quixote, Romeo und Julia, Dornröschen, La Fille mal gardée and Schwanensee.