Iván López Reynoso shares the privilege of being the youngest
conductor to appear at the Teatro Bellas Artes in Mexico City with
maestro Eduardo Mata. Lopez Reynoso possesses a musicianship
and a solid temperament proved in numerous leading ensembles
in his native Mexico. His collaborations extend to some of the most
relevant artists such as Brigitte Fassbaender, Ildar Abdrazakov, Javier
Camarena, Alessandro Corbelli, Celso Albelo, Franz Hawlata, Paolo
Bordogna, Simón Orfila, Sabina Puértolas, Michael Barenboim, Yulianna
Avdeeva, Conrad Tao, Oxana Yablonskaya, Gabriela Montero, Alex Klein,
Ryu Goto, Horacio Franco, Eric Silberger, Stephen Waarts, Andeka
Gorrotxategui, Rubén Amoretti, Rebeca Olvera, Íride Martínez, Octavio
Arévalo, Fernando de la Mora, Carsten Wittmoser, Alfredo Daza, Carlos Almaguer or Noé Colín.
He has conducted the Oviedo Filarmonía, the Filarmonica Gioachino Rossini, the Navarra Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestra Sinfonica Rossini, the Staatsorchester Braunschweig, the Orquesta de la Comunidad de Madrid, the National Symphony Orchestra of Mexico, the Orchestra and Choir of Mexico's Bellas Artes Palace, the Mexico State Symphony Orchestra, the Xalapa Symphony Orchestra, the Philharmonic Orchestra of Mexico City, Symphony Orchestra of Mineria, Philharmonic Orchestra of National University OFUNAM, Jalisco Philharmonic, as well as the Guanajuato University Symphony Orchestra, Carlos Chávez Orchestra, or National University Youth Orchestra Eduardo Mata.
A gifted opera conductor, Mtro. López Reynoso made his opera debut in 2010 at the age of 20 with Le Nozze di Figaro. This was only the first of a list of more than 30 operas: Aida, Der fliegende Holländer, Carmen, La bohème, Le nozze di Figaro, Die Zauberflöte, La clemenza di Tito, Don Giovanni, L’elisir d’amore, Madama Butterfly, La cenerentola, Il turco in Italia, La scala di seta, Carmen La Traviata, Il barbiere di Siviglia, Rigoletto, Werther, Tosca, Don Carlo, Hänsel und Gretel and the debut in Mexico of Rossini’s Le comte Ory, Il viaggio a Reims and Donizetti's Viva la mamma.
He served as Assistant Conductor of México's Bellas Artes Opera during the 2011- 2013 seasons, and of the Philharmonic Orchestra of National University OFUNAM during the 2013 - 2015 seasons. Maestro López Reynoso was selected as the conductor for the 2014 Rossini Opera Festival Accademia, conducting Il viaggio a Reims as part of the festival program and working closely to great Rossini specialist, maestro Alberto Zedda. He has conducted with great success in Mexico, Perú, Oman, Spain, Italy and Germany. In 2017 he is named Interim Artistic Conductor of the Aguascalientes Symphony Orchestra, and Erster Kapellmeister of the Staatstheater Braunschweig. Currently works as Associate Conductor of the Orquesta Filarmonica de la UNAM and as Principal Guest Conductor of the Oviedo Filarmonía.
Born in 1990 in Guanajuato, Mexico, Lopez Reynoso studied violin under Gellya Dubrova, piano under maestro Alexander Pashkov, choir conducting under maestro Jorge Medina and he graduated Summa Cum Laude in orchestra conducting under maestro Gonzalo Romeu. He has since taken part in numerous master classes among which Alberto Zedda, Jean Paul Penin, Jan Latham-Koenig or Avi Ostrowsky. Additional skills, Mtro.Lopez-Reynoso also sings as countertenor. He is proficient in English, German and Italian.
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