Admired internationally as a specialist in bel canto, Italian conductor Enrique Mazzola is in demand from opera houses worldwide. He is Music Director of Orchestre National d'Ile de France (ONDIF) which performs regularly at Salle Pleyel, Paris and in 2015 became the Orchestra Associée at the new Philharmonie in Paris.
Plans for the 2015/16 season include his debut with the Metropolitan Opera (L’elisir d’amore) and returns to London Philharmonic, Vienna Symphony (on tour to China and the Bregenz Festival), Deutsche Oper Berlin (L’Africaine), Zurich Opera (Don Pasquale) and a new production at Glyndebourne Festival Opera (Barbiere). Projects with ONDIF include Mahler Symphony No.1, Rite of Spring and collaborations with Markus Werba and Cedric Tiberghien. Future plans include re-invitations to Zurich, Deutsche Oper Berlin and his debut with Lyric Opera, Chicago.