Artistic director and musical director "Orchestra Antonio Vivaldi"
AIDA - OPErA HOUSE
SYDNEY - JULY 2021
"Credit goes to Italian conductor Lorenzo Passerini for his supervision of this large musical enterprise, but even more so for the brisk efficiency of his storytelling. Rest assured the sound was often gripping in the massed ensembles."
(Gordon Williams, Operawire.com)
Cenerentola - Galdoz Theater
Las Palmas - April 2021
"To the well-known quality of the musicians was added the brilliant conducting of Lorenzo Passerini, full of nuances, sparkling, and at the service of the scene, when needed."
(Cayetano Sánchez, Canarias7)
Faust - Sydney Opera House
February / March 2020
" The conductor, Lorenzo Passerini, was in absolute control. He managed to convince the entire cast - orchestra, choir and soloists - to perform with dynamic variations, musicality and compelling emotional contrasts. It is no exaggeration to say that the his orchestral interpretation of Gounod's disturbing opera is one of the best of Opera Australia's last years. Bravo! "
(Priscilla Issa, THEATRETRAVELS.ORG)
Tosca - Teatro Regio, Turin
"[...] Finally, unreserved praise goes to the twenty-eight year old Lorenzo Passerini, who, catapulted on the podium at the last minute in place of Daniel Oren, well supported by orchestra and choir, firmly ruled the ensemble, with character and talent worthy of attention future. "
(Giorgio Rampone, MUSIC)
CARMINA BURANA - TEATR WIELKI
WARSAW - SEPTEMBER 2019
"TThe musical direction was provided by the young Italian conductor Lorenzo Passerini. Listening to Carmina Burana under his baton was a great pleasure. I have not heard such a beautifully playing, nuanced orchestra and such a well singing choir in this theatre for a long time."