American maestro Christian Badea made a brilliant career both as a symphony, and as an opera conductor.
Among his mentors – legendary Herbert von Karajan, Leonard Bernstein and Mstislav Rostropovich.
Grammy laureate, Badea conducted such symphony orchestras as “BBC” and “Beethovenhalle”, performed at Covent Garden and the Vienna Opera, gave more than 160 performances at the Metropolitan Opera, has worked with Placido Domingo and Renee Fleming, Yo-Yo Ma and Midori.
“Christian Badea by right can be considered a real master”. Kultura, Russia