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Direttore Principale Ospite of Teatro Carlo Felice in Italy, conductor Daniel Smith
has been the first Australian to conduct The Mariinsky Orchestra.
He has also conducted the Czech Philharmonic,
London Philharmonic, Spain’s Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana at the Palau des les Arts Reina Sofía,
Italy’s RAI National Symphony Orchestra, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Teatro dell’Opera di Roma,
Teatro San Carlo, Warsaw National Philharmonic, Frankfurt Radio Symphony, Deutsche Radio Philharmonie,
New Japan Philharmonic, RTÉ National Symphony of Ireland, Indianapolis Symphony and the Danish National
Symphony, among others.
Daniel Smith has also conducted at many festivals including World Expo, Stars of the White Nights, Mozarteum Festspiele, Järvi Summer Festival, Estate Musicale Chigiana Siena, Aspen Music Festival, Sydney Olympic Arts Festival, MiTo Festival and the Proms, Kraków.