Fausto Fungaroli – conductor
Fausto Fungaroli is an Italian conductor.
He began at the age of 12 years to study clarinet with his father. At the age of 15, he moved to the Conservatory of Avellino, where he studied clarinet, as well as conductor of orchestra’s with wind instruments.
As a conductor Fausto Fungaroli initiated numerous concerts with the conservatory’s Orchestra Avellino. From 2000 to 2004 Fausto Fungaroli studied orchestral conducting at the conservatory San Pietro a majella in Naples with M° Francesco Vizioli.
In the year 2003 he concluded the Vienna Conducting Masterclasses with Prof. Salvador mas Conde, with a final concert in the Vienna Conservatory Hall.
Fausto Fungaroli has been from 2003 to 2006 regular participants in the Conducting-Course”Bach Woche” under the direction of Prof. Helmuth Rilling and Prof. Masaki Suzuki. The successful participation in the above-mentioned masterclasses 2004 was followed by an invitation as the only scholar in that year for the assistance of Prof. Helmuth Rilling at the European music festival in Stuttgart/Germany.
From 2005 to 2006 Fausto Fungaroli was Conductor-Scholarship at the academy of music and theatre in Hamburg, Germany, where he attended the classes of Professor Christof Prick.
In the Years 2009-2010 Fausto Fungaroli was assistant of Christoph von Dohnányi, the principal conductor of the NDR Symphony Orchestra Hamburg.
Since 2006 until 2010 he has been Musical director, Chief Conductor of the Eppendorf Symphony Orchestra Hamburg Germany.
With large success Fausto Fungaroli directed the New Year concert 2007 in the Teatro San Carlo of Napoli.
Also into that Hamburg media Fausto Fungaroli was already established: Thus interviews appeared in different newspapers and radio, as well in the NDR Hamburg Journal.
In the context of the NDR „the new work “: on 19 February 2011 Fausto Fungaroli had a concert with the NDR Symphony Orchestra Hamburg.
Since July 2009 Fausto Fungaroli is the new principal conductor of the “Landesjugendorchester Hamburg”.
In July 2011 with large success as Guest Conductor, Mr.Fungaroli had a Concert Tournee with the “Josc” Joven Orquesta Sinfónica de Castellón.(Spain).
Starting from winter semester 2011 Fausto Fungaroli is principal conductor of the orchestra of the university Lübeck.