Christopher Allen is rapidly gaining attention as a rising conductor on the operatic and symphonic stages. Plácido Domingo and James Conlon brought him to Los Angeles Opera where he is currently an Associate Conductor. His conducting career was launched when he received the Bruno Walter Conducting Award and Memorial Career Grant.
In the 2014 – 2015 season, Christopher Allen makes his Los Angeles Opera conducting debut in Patrick Morganelli’s Hercules vs. Vampires. He also returns to the company as Associate Conductor in La traviata with Plácido Domingo as Germont and in The Ghosts of Versailles with James Conlon. He made his debut with Opera Santa Barbara in Rigoletto in the fall of 2014. In the summer of 2015, Mo. Allen will make his Cincinnati Opera debut conducting Ricky Ian Gordon’s world premiere production of Morning Star and will lead the Cincinnati Symphony in Cincinnati Opera’s Washington Park Concert in June. He returns to Intermountain Opera in Bozeman, MT to conduct a double-bill of Gianni Schicchi and Suor Angelica.
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