Ivor Bolton

(b. 1958)

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(b Blackrod, Lancs., 1958).

Eng. conductor. Studied at Clare Coll., Cambridge (1976–80), RCM (1980–1), and Nat. Opera Studio (1981–2). Founded St James Baroque Players (1984). Prin. cond. ETO (1990–2), GTO (1992–7), and Scottish CO (1994–6). CG début 1995 (world première of Goehr's Arianna). Salzburg Fest. début 2000 (Iphigénie en Tauride). Has worked closely with Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich, since his début there 1994 (Giulio Cesare); Paris Opéra debut 1997 (Clemenza di Tito). Chief cond. Mozarteum Orch., Salzburg, from 2004.

Subjects: Music.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.