David Crescenzi


He started his studies at the Fermo Conservatory and got his degree in Instrumentation for Band, Choral Music and Choir Mastering at the “G.Rossini” Conservatory in Pesaro. For several years he collaborated with Alessio Vlad and was also a student of Gustav Kuhn, attending his specialization courses from 1993 to 1996 at “I Pomeriggi Musicali” in Milan. He started his career as accompanist and subsitute conductor in several theatres in Italy and abroad, and now he is a twentyfive-years career Orchestra Conductor. Among his most important collaborations, we would like to point out the one with the Cairo Opera House where from September 2014 he is Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of Cairo Opera Orchestra At Cairo Opera House (Egypt).

Since 2002 he has been the Main Guest Conductor at Timisoara National Theatre.

For several years he collaborated at the Timisoara International Festival.

In the Season 2004/05 he was Resident Conductor and Deputy Chorus Master at the Theatre San Carlo in Naples. In April 2006 he started the collaboration with the National Opera House in Bucarest. In September 2007 he conducted Tosca at the International Festival “G. Enescu” in Bucarest.

In Season 2008/09 he conducted Carmen by Bizet at the Teatro della Fortuna in Fano (Italy), the ballet Rossini Cards at the Teatro delle Muse in Ancona performed by Aterballetto of Reggio Emilia.

Since 2008 he’s Guest Conductor at Cluj Opera House in Romania where he is now Artistic and Music Director. In 2008 he inaugurated the lyrical season of Sferisterio Opera Festival of Macerata, conducting Cleopatra by Lauro Rossi as world premiere in the contemporary age. In 2010 he toured Aida through Holland and Trovatore through Germany with the Bergische Symphoniker Orchestra. In January/February 2012, with Ruse Opera House he toured in France and Germany with Aida, Otello and Verdi’s Requiem. For two edictions 2012/2013, he was guest at Solothurn Opera Summer Festival in Swiss. In Italy with Marchigiana Philarmonic Orchestra he conducted several symphonic concert. From January 2013 David Crescenzi is guest conductor at National Radio Orchestra in Bucarest, where he conducts several concert, lyric gala, operas and records.

In 2015 he conducted the Opera La Bohème by Puccini at Macerata Opera Summer Festival, From October 2016 he started his collaboration with Deutsche Oper am Rheim in Dusseldorf (Germany) with L’Elisir d’Amore by Donizetti and Turandot by Puccini.

In November 2016 he made his debut with “G.Enescu” Filarmonica Orchestra in Bucarest with Rossini’s Stabat Mater. In Summer 2017 he conducted Carmen at Pravets Festival in Bulgaria and Aida in Taormina Opera Stars in Italy. During the Season 2017/18 he is once again in Dusseldorf Deutsche Oper am Rheim with “Le Nozze di Figaro” by Mozart,”Madame Butterfly” and conducts the New Year Concert Gala on 31 December,“Lucia di Lammermoor” and a new production of Don Pasquale by Donizetti. In October 2017 he conducted in Parma at Teatro Regio the Verdi’s Gala with important international artists.