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James Gaffigan

The conductor JAMES GAFFIGAN was born in 1979 and studied at La Guardia High School of Music and Art and at the Juilliard School, Preparatory Division. He received his degree from the New England Conservatory of Music, and his Masters of Music in Conducting from the Shepherd School of Music at Rice University, Houston. James Gaffigan was artistic director of the Summer Festival in the City in San Francisco. James Gaffigan is Principal Conductor of the Lucerne Symphony Orchestra, permanent Guest Conductor at the Dutch Radio Symphony Orchestra and at the Gürzenich Orchestra. He has conducted opera at such places as the Aspen Music Festival, Glyndebourne, Houston Opera, Zürich, Hamburg State Opera and at the Norwegian Opera. He has directed, amongst others, Salome, Le nozze di Figaro, La cenerentola, Don Giovanni, La traviata und Falstaff. Current engagements include, amongst others, Don Giovanni in Munich, Le nozze di Figaro in Washington, Così fan tutte in Chicago. He gave his debut performance at the Vienna State Opera in 2011 with Puccini’s La Bohème and has since conducted Mozart’s Don Giovanni here.

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Events with James Gaffigan

24
September
2017
Sunday
19:30 - 22:00
Giuseppe Verdi

La traviata

Prices G
27
September
2017
Wednesday
19:00 - 21:30
Giuseppe Verdi

La traviata

Prices G, Subscription 11
29
September
2017
Friday
19:30 - 22:00
Giuseppe Verdi

La traviata

Prices G, Subscription 6
02
October
2017
Monday
19:30 - 22:00
Giuseppe Verdi

La traviata

Prices G, Verdi Cycle