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Make sure you keep checking this page for the latest updates of performances from Renato Balsadonna.

On 23rd November he will back in Vilnius for conducting the opening concert of the Vilnius Piano Festival featuring music by Johannes Brahms’ groundbreaking Piano concerto n.1 and Robert Schumann’s radical Symphony No. 4 in d minor.

Renato happily returns to conduct one of the most popular and beloved opera of all time: La Bohème by Giacomo Puccini at Opera North.

Performances from 12th October until 15 November 2019.

Forthcoming important debut at Sofia National Opera conducting two most beloved Italian operas: Verdi Nabucco and Puccini Turandot

Don't miss Renato Balsadonna's important debut at the Teatro Regio in Turin with La Sonnambula, Vincenzo Bellini

Renato Balsadonna will inaugurate the opening season of Teatro Filarmonico in Verona, with the mythical masterwork Don Giovanni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Spanish debut for Renato Balsadonna at Teatro de la Maestranza Seville. Conducting a great masterpiece of belcanto Gaetano Donizetti Lucia di Lammermoor with the Real Orquesta Sinfónica de Sevilla. Performances on the 26, 29 October, 1 and 4 November 2019.

In September Renato Balsadonna will make his long awaited debut in his hometown in Venice, conducting at Teatro La Fenice six performances of Puccini Madama Butterfly

Performances 6th, 9th,11th,20th, 22nd, 29th September
Eventi - Giacomo Puccini, Madama Butterfly | Teatro La Fenice
cast Cio-cio-san ⎮ Serena Farnocchia Pinkerton ⎮ Vincenzo Costanzo Suzuki ⎮ Manuela Custer Sharpless ⎮ Alberto Mastromarino Goro

Exciting Summer of concerts with the Orchestra of Opera North
Ryedale Festival: Orchestra of Opera North | Opera North
Part of Ryedale Festival Renato Balsadonna (Conductor) Kathryn Rudge (Mezzo-soprano) Hammer blows of fate open Beethoven's most famo...
A Classic Summer’s Evening | Opera North
Part of the Millennium Square Summer Series 2018 With the Orchestra of Opera North Joined by internationally acclaimed soloist Rafael Roj...

In June Renato Balsadonna will make is conducting debut in the USA. He will lead an acclaimed production of Giuseppe Verdi iconic opera La Traviata at the Cincinnati Opera Ohio. 

Performances on 14th, 16, 20th, 22nd June. See link
La Traviata — Cincinnati Opera
A love so true it took her breath away. Violetta had it all—a lavish apartment, beautiful gowns and jewels, fine champagne in crystal glasses.

Renato Balsadonna returning to Japan conducting at the Bunka Kaikan in Tokyo a Gala Concert for the Spring Music Festival. For date and program click here


Mariinsky Theatre – St.Petersburg

After a personal invitation by Valery Gergiev Renato made his triumphant debut at the Mariinsky Theatre in St.Petersburg conducting a concert performance of Nabucco with a stellar cast featuring Maria Guleghina, Roman Burdenko, Mikhail Petrenko. Few days later he conducted also a performance of Donizetti Lucrezia Borgia at the Mariinsky Concert Hall.

Madama Butterfly - Royal Opera House London

In April Renato conducted with great acclaim a run of five performances of Puccini Madama Butterfly with an extraordinary cast including Ana María Martinez, Teodor Ilincai, Scott Hendricks, Elizabeth DeShong, Carlo Bosi. Find more about this production on the Royal Opera House website.

Debut at Opera de Nice

Renato Balsadonna made his guest conducting debut at the Opera de Nice, conducting 4 performances of Puccini’s Tosca on 18, 20, 22 and 24 January. For full details, please visit the Opera de Nice website.

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Renato Balsadonna conducted the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at Cadogan Hall on 15 September 2016. This opera gala evening celebrated his new recording with the orchestra, which had just been released, and also featured music from the disc. The programme included opera favourites by: Bizet, Puccini, Verdi, Massenet, Gounod, Mascagni.

Renato and the orchestra were joined by soloists Colin Schachat (baritone), Susana Gaspar (soprano), and Adrian Dwyer (tenor). Visit the Cadogan Hall website. For further details about purchasing recordings, please visit the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra’s website.

Nabucco at the Royal Opera House

After his recent success conducting La Bohème in Trieste, Renato Balsadonna conducted the final night of Daniele Abbado’s powerful production of Verdi’s epic Nabucco at the Royal Opera House. Renato took up the baton for the final performance on 30 June 2016. Find out more about this production on the Royal Opera House website.

La Bohème

In May 2016, Renato lead the chorus and orchestra from the Fondazione Teatro Lirico ‘Giuseppe Verdi di Trieste’ in 8 performances of La Bohème. 6 performances took place at the Teatro Verdi in Trieste, before moving on to the Teatro Nuovo Giovanni da Udine, where there was a further performance on 25 May for young people and schools, before Renato’s final performance in Udine on 26 May.

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Renato Balsadonna took up the baton to conduct the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra at London’s Fairfield Halls on 20 April 2016. This special concert was an opera gala evening featuring a range of overtures, arias, and duets from composers such as Rossini, Puccini, and Verdi, performed by soprano Hye-Youn Lee, tenor Anthony Flaum, and baritone Roland Wood. The programme showcased repertoire featured on an album that Renato and the orchestra had recently recorded and was released in September 2016.