Diego Matheuz is a graduate of the internationally known Venezuelan Sistema, and is already widely known as one of the most promising talents from the Americas. Diego held the title of Principal Conductor of Teatro la Fenice from September 2011 to 2015, and continues to return regularly. From 2013 to 2016 Diego was also Principal Guest Conductor of Melbourne Symphony Orchestra.
An accomplished opera conductor, Diego’s 2016/17 season is flanked by productions at two of Belin’s greatest houses - Rigoletto at the Deutsche Oper in October 2016, and Il Barbiere di Siviglia at the Deutsche Staatsoper in May 2017.
Diego’s orchestral engagements this season include concerts with the Orchestra del Teatro del Teatro Regio di Torino at the MiTo Festival and Orchestra del Teatro la Fenice in Italy, a debut with the Hyogo Performing Arts Centre Orchestra in Japan, return visits to the BBC Philharmonic and Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra plus conducting the prestigious ECHO Klassik Awards in Berlin.
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