F E A T U R E D R E V I E W S
"Uruguayan conductor Andres Cladera made his Tulsa Opera Debut in the pit. ...he settled to lead a delightful performance"- Jonathan Pell- Opera News
In his Cincinnati Opera debut, conductor Andrés Cladera led an exciting performance, keeping the complex score transparent. —Joe Law - Opera News
"Andres Cladera, company resident conductor and co-founding director of Microscopic Opera Company, led members of the San Antonio Symphony in a deft performance"
Classical Voice America
“The vehicle was Fantastic Mr. Fox, with music by the company’s artistic director, American composer Tobias Picker, and English-language libretto by Donald Sturrock, based on the children’s book by Roald Dahl. Los Angeles Opera staged the work first, in 1998, in a version with full orchestra. Opera San Antonio mounted a chamber version with an orchestra of seven, conducted crisply by Andres Cladera"
N E W S
Mtro Cladera named General and Artistic Director of Opera Steamboat
Mtro. Cladera will make his debut with Portland Opera conducting FRIDA in 2021 (date TBD)
Mtro Cladera made his debut with Tulda Opera in 2019 in DON GIOVANNI by Mozart. (.... in that it features a powerhouse cast in superb voice performing some of Mozart’s greatest music, accompanied by an orchestra deftly guided by conductor Andres Cladera that gave a nuanced performance of the score, well-balanced and full of tonal color)
Mtro. Cladera made his debut with Cincinnati Opera in 2017 in FRIDA by Robert Zavier Rodriguez. (In his Cincinnati Opera debut, conductor Andrés Cladera led an exciting performance, keeping the complex score transparent. —Joe Law - Opera News))
Mtro. Cladera made his debut with Opera Orlando in 2017 in La Boheme with director Bob Neu. (So was the excellent chamber orchestra, directed by Andrés Cladera, which was perfectly pitched for the room)- Matthew J. Palm)