Ivor BOLTON

Biography

Gender Male
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Birthdate 1958-05-17
Education Clare Coll Cambridge, RCM, Nat Opera Studio
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Recreations N/A
Clubs Garrick
Style Ivor Bolton, Esq
Career conductor Schola Cantorum Oxford, fndr St James's Baroque Players 1984; music dir: Eng Touring Opera 1991-93, Glyndebourne Touring Opera 1992-97 (joined 1982); chief conductor Scottish Chamber Orch 1994-96; reg conductor: Bayerische Staatsoper Munich, Teatro Comunale Florence; chief conductor Mozarteum Orch Salzburg 2004; conducting debut ENO 1992 (Handel's Xerxes), BBC Proms debut 1993 (with St James's Baroque Players), ROH debut 1995, returned to Proms 1996, 2000 and 2006; >ir< Glyndebourne Festival incl: Gluck's Orfeo 1989, Don Giovanni 1994, Le Nozze di Figaro 1994, Owen Wingrove 1997, Iphigenie en Aulide 2002; with Glyndebourne Touring Opera: Il Barbiere di Siviglia, The Magic Flute, The Rake's Progress, La Clemenza di Tito, Eugene Onegin, Owen Wingrave; work for other cos incl: La Cenerentola and Carmen (English Touring Opera), Rossini's La Gazza Ladra (Opera North), Mozart's La Finta Giardinera (WNO), Ariadne (Garsington), Giulio Cesare, Cosi Fan Tutte, Serse, Poppea, Marriage of Figaro, Ariodante, Don Giovanni, Orfeo, Ulisse, Clemenza di Tito, Rinaldo and The Rake's Progress (Bayerische Staatsoper), Poppea (Teatro Communale Bologna with Graham Vick), Iphigenie en Tauride (Teatro Colon Buenos Aires), Il Barbiere di Siviglia (Australian Opera), Ariadne (Opera Zuid Netherlands), Goehr's Arianna, Don Giovanni, Ipheigenie en Tauride, La Calisto, Tamerlano (all Royal Opera House), Paisiello's La Molinara (Bologna), Ariodante (ENO, televised by BBC), Giulio Cesare, Poppaea and Iphigenie en Tauride (all Paris Opera) 1997, Iphigenie en Tauride, Haydn's Armida, Theodora (Salzberg Festival); >ir< with LSO, BBC Scottish Symphony Orch, London Mozart Players, English Chamber Orch, English Northern Philharmonia, Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Ulster Orch, BBC Symphony Orch (recording), Montreal Symphony, Nat Arts Centre Orch Ottawa, Netherlands Chamber Orch (series Concertgebouw Amsterdam), Mozarteum Orch Salzberg, Munich Orch; >ir< with St James's Baroque Players: all Bach Harpsichord Concertos, Purcell's Dido and Aeneas, Baroque Music from Bologna; Brahms and Mendelssohn violin concertos (with London Philharmonic and Xue Wei), Popular Operatic Arias (with Lesley Garrett), Saxophone Concerti (with John Harle), Vivaldi's Stabat Mater (for Thames TV), Poppea and Ariodante (Munich Opera), Bruckner Symphonies 3, 5, 7, 8 and 9, L'Enfance du Christ, The Creation and The Seasons (all with Mozarten Orch Salzberg), Orphée; >ir< Mozart Die Entführung (Salzburg Festival), Zaide (Salzburg Festival), La Finta Giardiniera (Salzburg Festival) >ir< Bayerischer Theaterpreis (awarded by Prime Minister of Bavaria) 1998
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Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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