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Sydney Opera House

Shao Chia Lü

 

Background: Born, Taiwan. Studied: Indiana University (1985), Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst, Vienna (1987-1991). Received the Diploma de Merito from Gennady Rozhdestvensky at the Accademia Musicale Chigiana, Siena, 1988.  Recipient of Würdigungspreis conducting prize: Austrian Government, 1991. Peter Cornelius Preis, German Government, 2004. First prize: Concorso International de Jeunesse Chef d’Orchestre (Besançon, France), Concorso Internazionale per Direttori d’Orchestra Antonio Pedrotti (Trento, Italy); Kirill Kondrashin Conductors’ Competition. Generalmusikdirektor: Staatsorchester Rheinische Philharmonie, Theaters der Stadt Koblenz and Staatsoper Hannover

OA repertoire: Manon Lescaut, Madama Butterfly, Tosca, La bohème

Other Companies: Werther, Ariadne uaf Naxos (Komische Oper Berlin); Madama Butterfly (Norwegian Opera); Il trittico (ENO); Khovanshchina (Brussels); Jenufa (Frankfurt); La fanciulla del West (Stuttgart); Parsifal, Katja Kabanova (Gothenburg); Elektra (Hamburg).  Concerts: Munich, Oslo, Helsinki, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Santa Cecilia, Rome, Orchestre Nationale de France, Orchestre Capitol de Toulouse, Radio Orchester of Stuttgart, Munich and Berlin, Swedish Radio Symphony, Gothenburg and Stavanger Symphonies, and all major orchestras in Taiwan, Hong Kong, China

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