Spanish-born Jesús Lopez Cobos’s illustrious career has taken him to centers of music around the world. Mr. López-Cobos recently completed a seven year tenure as Music Director of the Teatro Real in Madrid.  He maintains the title of Conductor Emeritus of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, having served as the orchestra’s Music Director from 1986-2001. Mr. López-Cobos previously served as General Music Director of the Deutsche Oper Berlin and Music Director of Switzerland’s famed Lausanne Chamber Orchestra. 

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Exciting performances for 2018

— 27 November 2017

Exciting performances for 2018

Jesús López Cobos starts the year in Vienna with two performances of Puccini’s Tosca on January 8 and 12, the latter of which marks the 600th performance of the Marguerita Wallmann staging. He returns to the Wiener Staatsoper later in the year to conduct Verdi’s Aïda on April 25 and 28, and May 1. 

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Puccini and Verdi at the Wiener Staatsoper

— 20 October 2017

Puccini and Verdi at the Wiener Staatsoper

Jesús López Cobos comes back to the Wiener Staatsoper to conduct two operas in October and November. The performances of Puccini's Tosca take place from October 23 - 30 and Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera from November 5 - 11.

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Lucia di Lammermoor at Opéra de Lausanne

— 15 September 2017

Lucia di Lammermoor at Opéra de Lausanne

Jesús López Cobos leads the Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne for Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor at Opéra Lausanne from September 29 to October 8.

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