Dario Salvi is a busy conductor across Europe and the United States. He specialises in the works of the Strauss Family and their contemporaries like Czibulka, Ziehrer, Suppè, Millöcker, Genèe, Kàlmàn, Monti and many others. These works include some of the most performed overtures in the classical repertoire; waltzer, polkas, marches, gavottes, quadrilles as well as selections from operettas. Maestro Salvi is also passionate about the music of Auber, Giacomo Meyerbeer and other great composers. He has also worked with soloists on concertos or solo pieces including works by Busoni, Weber, Suppè, Lindpaintner, Richter, Gershwin and others. He is very active in conducting recordings for the label Naxos.

Conducting collaborations to date have included:

…as well as Markus Werba, Andrea Chudak, Martina Bortolotti, Franciso Brito, Ira Lauren, Morris Robinson, Gaia Petrone, Julian Rohde, Roman Pichler, Robert Davidson, Daniel Schliewa, Kirsten C. Kunkle, Emily Byrne, James Bowers, Rodrigo Trosino, Katia Guerreiro and many more…

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Opera Repertoire

Auber | Zerline, La Muette de Portici, Marco Spada, Le Sejeur Militaire, many more…

Bazzini | Turanda

Bizet | Carmen

Bronsart | Jery und Bätely

Humperdinck | Hänsel und Gretel (Hansel and Gretel), Der Kaufmann von Venedig, Die Wallfahrt nach Kevlaar, Lysistrata

Leoncavallo | Pagliacci

Lortzing | Zar und Zimmermann, Zum Gross Admiral, Casanova, Die beiden Schützen

Marschner | Der Vampyr, Adolph von Nassau, Austin

Mascagni | Cavalleria Rusticana (Rustic Chivalry)

Meyerbeer | Das Brandenburger Tor, Romilda e Costanza, Jephtha

Mozart | Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro)

Offenbach | Les Contes d’Hoffman, Orpheus in the Underworld, La Belle Hélène, La Perichole

Paisiello | La Serva Padrona

Puccini | La Boheme, Tosca, Turandot, La Fanciulla del West

Tchaikovsky | Eugene Onegin

Vassallo | Edith Cavell

Verdi | La Traviata, Aida, Rigoletto, La Forza del Destino, Nabucco

Operetta Repertoire

Genée | Der Seekadet (The Royal Middy), Freund Felix, Der Geiger aus Tyrol, Nanon

Kálmán | Die Csárdásfürstin (The Gypsy Princess), Gräfin Mariza (Countess Maritza)

Lehár | Die Lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow), Paganini

Millöcker | Bettelstudent (The Beggar Student), Gasparone

Rumshinsky | The Broken Violin (Tsubrochene Fidele)  דאָס צובראָכענע פֿיִעדעלע

Strauss II | Die Fledermaus (The Bat), Blindekuh, Die Zigeunerbaron (The Gypsy Baron), Wiener Blut (Vienna Blood)

Sullivan | The Mikado, Patience, The Pirates of Penzance, HMS Pinafore

Suppè | Das Pensionat (The Boarding House), Fatinitza, Die Schone Galathèe (The Lovely Galatea), Mozart, Franz Schubert, Boccaccio, Die Afrikareise (A Trip to Africa)

Ballet Repertoire

Adam | Giselle, Le Cinq Sens

Feeney | Jean Eyre

Minkus | La Bayadère (Баядерка)

Tchaikovsky | Sleeping Beauty (Спящая красавица)

Theatre Repertoire

Monti | Le Noël de Pierrot (Mimodrame)

Humperdinck | Der Kaufmann von Venedig (The Merchant of Venice)


Opera Festival on Ice | Bietak Productions

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