Jordi Bernàcer

Jordi Bernàcer201819 Season: Plácido Domingo in Concert

Spanish conductor Jordi Bernàcer was resident conductor at San Francisco Opera from 2015 to 2017, serving as musical assistant to Music Director Nicola Luisotti, in addition to participating in a wide range of musical and rehearsal activities. Bernàcer’s conducting credits include Rigoletto, Aida, Madama Butterfly, and Carmen with San Francisco Opera; the 2016 Adler Fellows Gala The Future is Now; La Traviata at Teatro Massimo in Palermo; Nabucco at Arena di Verona; Carmen and Tosca with Opera di Roma; Rigoletto at the Teatro Real in Madrid; Tosca, Rigoletto, and Cavalleria Rusticana at the Teatro di San Carlo in Naples; Manon, Manon Lescaut, Luisa Fernanda, and Simon Boccanegra (the latter two with Plácido Domingo) at Valencia’s Palau de les Arts Reina Sofia; Tosca with Los Angeles Opera; Carmen in Teatr Wielki in Poland; I Puritani in Modena’s Teatro Comunale Luciano Pavarotti; and operas and concerts at festivals in Italy, Spain, and the Castleton Festival in Virginia. In 2018, Bernàcer conducts La Traviata at Teatro Massimo and Teatro di San Carlo, as well as Tosca with Opera di Roma and Anna Bolena at Arena di Verona.