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    Fisch Asher, conductor

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    Fisch Asher, conductor


    Asher Fisch, conductor, was born in Israel. He is the principal conductor and artistic advisor of the West Australian Symphony Orchestra in Perth. He was the principal guest conductor of the Seattle Opera and the music director of the Volksoper in Vienna. His vast operatic repertoire ranges from Gluck to contemporary works. He conducted Il trovatore, Otello (Verdi), Die fliegende Hollander, Tannhauser, Tristan und Isolde, Parsifal (Wagner), Andrea Chenier (Giordano), Arabella, Capriccio (R. Strauss), Hansel und Gretel (Humperdinck) and others. He conducts regularly in the opera houses of Munich, Dresden, Tokyo, Palermo, Madrid and others and conducts regularly leading symphony orchestras all over the world. His recordings of Der Ring des Nibelungen (Wagner) won numerous international awards. Asher Fisch was music director of the Israeli Opera between 1998-2008 and conducted numerous productions with the company. 


    At the Israeli Opera he has conducted many productions including:

    A Journey to the End of the Millennium (2008) - a tour to the Rome Opera

    La forza del destino (2008)

    Il trittico (2007)

    Ariadne auf Naxos (2007)

    Falstaff (2007)

    Der Rosenkavalier (2006)

    Don Carlo (2006)

    L'elisir d'amore (2005) - tour to the Deutsche Oper Berlin

    Samson et Dalila (2005)

    A Journey to the End of the Millennium (2005)

    Wozzeck (2005)

    Rusalka (2004)

    Attila (2004)

    La traviata (2003) - tour the Wiesbaden Mai Festival

    Aida (2003)

    Yevgeni Onegin (2003)

    Carmen (2002)
    Die Fledermaus (2001)

    Otello (2001)

    Norma (2001)

    La forza del destino (2001)

    Elektra (2000)

    Turandot (2000)

    Tosca (1999)

    The Rake's Progress (1999)

    Le nozze di Figaro (1997)

    Pagliacci (1995)

    Cavalleria rusticana (1995)

    A Midsummer Night's Dream (1994)

    A Love for Three Oranges (1992)

    Yevgeni Onegin (1992)

    Don Pasquale (1991)

    La traviata (1991)

    The Bartered Bride (1991)

    The Turn of the Screw (1990, 1992)

    Hansel und Gretel (1990)

    The Medium (1990)

    Die Entfhurung aus dem Serail (1990)

    Cosi fan tutte (1990)

    L'elisir d'amore (1989)

    La boheme (1987, 1989, 1993)


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