Jader Bignamini is Resident Conductor of the Orchestra Sinfonica la Verdi, after being first appointed as E-flat clarinet in 1998 and Assistant Conductor in 2010 by Riccardo Chailly.

Highlights of the 17-18 season include his Metropolitan Opera debut conducting Madama Butterfly; a debut with the San Diego Symphony and Ópera de Tenerife conducting Don Carlo; return engagements with Oper Frankfurt, Teatro Massimo, and the Slovenian Philharmonic; and an extensive international tour with soprano Anna Netrebko and tenor Yusif Eyvazov. Bignamini's 16-17 season included Manon Lescaut at the Bolshoi, Turandot at the Teatro Filarmonica, Il Trovatore at Frankfurt Opera and at Rome's Teatro dell'Opera, and tours of Europe, North America, and Asia with Anna Netrebko and Yusif Eyvazov. 

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