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Mark Elder (II)

Mark Elder was born on June 2, 1947 in Hexham, Northumberland, England as Mark Philip Elder. He is known for his work on Benvenuto Cellini (2015), Gloriana (1984) and Adriana Lecouvreur (2011). He is married to Mandy. They have one child. See full bio »

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Benvenuto Cellini
Benvenuto Cellini Music Department
Gloriana Music Department
Adriana Lecouvreur
Adriana Lecouvreur Music Department
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 2017 The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) (conductor - 1 episode)
- Dvorák: Rusalka (2017) ... (conductor)
 2015 Benvenuto Cellini (TV Movie) (conductor - as Sir Mark Elder)
 2011 Adriana Lecouvreur (conductor)
 2009 König Roger (TV Movie) (conductor - as Sir Mark Elder)
 1998 Simon Boccanegra (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1994 Verdi (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1988 Xerxes (TV Movie) (music director: English National Opera)
 1986 Rusalka (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1984 Gloriana (TV Movie) (conductor) / (music director: English National Opera)
 1982 Rigoletto (TV Movie) (conductor)
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Sir Mark Elder

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He was awarded the Laurence Olivier Theatre Award in 1991 (1990 season) for Outstanding Achievement in Opera for conducting the English National Opera for Bluebird's Castle, Macbeth, Pelleas and Melisande, and Wozzeck. See more »

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