Artists Management Company Ltd. Based in Zurich, Switzerland, is proud to welcome the Italian conductor ALESSANDRO BONATO to its roster of conductors managed by Ettore F. Volontieri. AMC will represent Alessandro exclusively worldwide. He is joining an impressive roster which includes Karen Durgaryan, Alevtina Ioffe, Gianandrea Noseda, Jérémie Rhorer, Donato Renzetti, Daniele Rustioni and Yutaka Sado.
Ettore F. Volontieri, Head of deh Artists Management Department of AMC:
«Alessandro Bonato represents the very fresh and new generation of Italian conductors, who will perpetuate the tradition that has been producing so many extraordinary musicians and music leaders. I am very proud to be able to promote now four generations of Italian conductors, from Donato Renzetti to Alessandro Bonato, through Gianandrea Noseda and Daniele Rustioni. There is a strong hope here, music will never stop as nature will continue providing us amazing talents and it is our responsibility to help them flourish and realize their individual music vision.»
Alessandro Bonato on joining the AMC roster:
«I have been dreaming to join AMC’s roster, which features so many exciting Maestri: conductors that I have admired from the very moment I have decided to become a professional musician. Ettore Volontieri is an honest and highly professional manager, who proved to have a special ability in supporting and providing the right guidance to the artists he represents through their artistic activities.»
Alessandro Bonato recently turned 25 and has already gained the attention of the music industry after winning the third prize at the Malko International Competition in Copenhagen at the age of 23. In March 2016 he made his debut as professional conductor at the Royal Opera House of Muscat, Oman with The Magic Flute. In March 2019 he has conducted a production of La cambiale di matrimonio in Pesaro, celebrating the 150th anniversary of the death of Gioachino Rossini. Alessandro Bonato’s symphonic activity is equally developed and he has already conducted orchestras such as the the Filarmonica della Scala, the Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della Rai, the Filarmonica of the Festival Pianistico Internazionale di Brescia e Bergamo, the Orchestra I Pomeriggi Musicali di Milano, the Arena di Verona Orchestra, the Orchestra Filarmonica Marchigiana, the Orchestra Sinfonica Siciliana and the Orchestra Bruno Maderna in Italy, as well as the Danish National Symphony Orchestra and the Royal Oman Symphony Orchestra abroad.
Born in Verona, Alessandro Bonato studied violin from the age of 11 and later composition at his native city’s conservatory. Very soon, he was encouraged to take lessons of conducting by Vittorio Bresciani and from 2013 he studied intensively under the guidance of Pier Carlo Orizio, Umberto Benedetti Michelangeli and Donato Renzetti.
Since its founding in 1969, Artists Management Company Ltd. has gained an excellent reputation amongst artists, ensembles and promoters for its tailor-made services in the field of classical music and arts. AMC is specialised in the management of artists – in particular conductors – as well as in producing worldwide tours for symphony and chamber orchestras, period instrument ensembles, choirs, opera and ballet companies.