Alejo Pérez


He was born in Buenos Aires, where he studied piano, composition and conducting, he attended Peter Eötvös and Christoph von Dohnányi. He was Music Director of the Teatro Argentino de La Plata (2009-2012) and one of the main conductors of the Teatro Real Real Madrid during the era of Gerard Mortier (concerts with Plácido Domingo and Teresa Berganza, Rienzi, Don Giovanni and Death in Venice). He is a regular guest at the Opéra de Lyon, Théâtre de l'Opéra de Lyon, Rome Opera House, Stuttgart Opera House, as well as in renowned orchestras, such as Philharmonia Orchestra, Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra, Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, NDR and SWR Symphony.
In 2019 he began his career as Music Director of the Vlaanderen Opera and in the same season he made his debut with the Seoul Philharmonic and Turandot at the Opera Theatre of Rome. Recently, he has proved his worth at the Salzburg Festival, the Teatro Colón, Semperoper Dresden, Chicago Opera, Opéra Bastille in Paris, as well as in Frankfurt, Leipzig, Oslo, Brussels and Japan.