Francesco studied Orchestral Conducting at the Royal Academy of Music (London) with Sir Colin Davis and Colin Metters, at the Accademia Chigiana with Gianluigi Gelmetti and at the Accademia Musicale di Stresawith Gianandrea Noseda.
In 2015 Francesco made his debut at the Gran Teatro La Fenice in Venice with La Scala di seta, and in the symphonic season of Orchestre d’Auvergne in France. In 2016 he conducted Così Fan Tutte at Oper Koeln (DE), Le nozze di Figaro at Kimmel Centre (Philadelphia, US), Mefistofele in Pisa and Lucca, Le notti delle streghe in Florence. In 2017: Il cappello di paglia di Firenze by N. Rota in Pisa, Livorno, Lucca; Carmen -
In 2018: Trovatore -
Recent Operatic engagements include Il Matrimonio Segreto and Die Zauberfloete at the Teatro Regio in Torino, La Scala di seta at the Aix-
Francesco is also a regular guest in the symphonic season of the ORT-
Francesco has been the assistant of Gianluigi Gelmetti, Gianandrea Noseda, Sir Colin Davis and Trevor Pinnock at Teatro dell’Opera di Roma, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Opéra de Monte Carlo, Stresa Festival. In 2009 he attended the LSO Discovery Scheme, having the chance to conduct Brahms III Symphony with the London Symphony Orchestra.
He was awarded the “Diploma d’onore” from Accademia Chigiana, and the “Henry Wood” Prize at the Royal Academy of Music, London. He has a Magna cum Laude Master Degree in Philosophy at the University of Pisa.
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