Iván López-Reynoso Conductor

Iván López-Reynoso
Lopez-Reynoso is one of the most important opera conductors of his generation. At 30 years of age he has conducted 36 opera titles as music director with a range of repertoire: from Mozart to Kurt Weil as well as Verdi, Rossini, Puccini, Massenet Shostakovich and Wagner and others.

Lopez-Reynoso is one of the most important conductors of his generation. He has conducted 36 opera titles: from Puccini, Rossini, Mozart, Massenet, Bizet, Humperdinck and Wagner to Shostakovich, Kurt Weill, and Sciarrino. He has collaborated with opera singers including Javier Camarena, Ildar Abdrazakov, Ramón Vargas, Alessandro Corbelli, Irina Lungu, Rebeca Olvera, Xabier Anduaga and John Osborn. Specially with Javier Camarena he established a collaboration of many years with future projects in Europe and China. The list of his collaborations with stage directors includes Damiano Michieletto, Emilio Sagi, Brigitte Fassbaender, Juergen Flimm and Andrea Moses.

Strongly linked to the Rossini Opera Festival (ROF) he was the youngest conductor invited by Mo. Alberto Zedda to conduct “Il Viaggio a Reims” at 23 years of age. In 2017 he returned to Pesaro to conduct the extraordinary concert with Ildar Abdrazakov. He was also invited to conduct the ROF’s production of “La Scala di Seta” in a production by stage director Damiano Michieletto on tour in Oman. His next return is now scheduled for August 2021. Other future projects include Chicago, Mexico, Italy, Germany, and Spain.

In Germany Lopez-Reynoso held the position of Deputy Music Director for two years at Staatstheater Braunschweig. Here he became the first artist to both conduct and sing in the same programme in the history of German music.

Lopez-Reynoso masters piano, violin and voice (countertenor).


Lopez-Reynoso holds two orchestral appointment in Mexico and Spain: Associate Director of Orquesta Filarmónica de la UNAM (OFUNAM), and Principal Guest Conductor with Oviedo Filarmonía. He conducts regularly the most important orchestras Mexico’s including the National Symphony of Mexico, OFUNAM, Mexico State Orchestra and Jalisco Philharmonic. He also conducts regularly in Germany, Italy, Spain as well as in Oman, Peru and the US. He collaborates with important soloists including Javier Camarena, Ildar Abdrazakov, Ramón Vargas, Michael Barenboim, Yulianna Avdeeva, Gabriela Montero, Conrad Tao and Alex Klein (Principal oboe of the Chicago Symphony). His repertoire ranges from Mozart and Cimarosa to Sofia Gubaidulina, Georgina Derbez, Ginastera, Kurt Weill and P. Teutli as well as key pieces of the large symphonic repertoire: Strauss’ eine Alpensinfonie, Ravel’s Daphnis et Chloe, Berlioz’s Marche Honroise from La damnation de Faust, Beethoven’s full symphonic cycle and symphonies by Shostakovich, Rachmaninov and Brahms. A keen conductor of choral music like his acclaimed Stabat Mater and Ermione’s overture by Rossini. His upcoming engagements include returns to Oviedo, Tenerife, Madrid and Navarra in Spain as well as Chicago, China and Salzburg.


He received in March 2018 the 'Diego Rivera State Prize" to outstanding artists for their contribution to the arts.

Ivan Lopez-Reynoso conducts Javier Camarena’s concert for ABAO (2015)

Nimrod by Elgar, conductor Ivan Lopez-Reynoso (Feb. 2020)

Ivan Lopez-Reynoso conducts La Fille du Régiment

Ivan Lopez-Reynoso Danzon Num. 2 by Marquez

Ivan Lopez-Reynoso: Shostakovich Suite Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk (Finale), 2019

ILR conducts Vivaldi Stabat Mater (Aug 2020)

ILR conducts Grieg's Holberg Suite, Op. 40 (Aug 2020)

ILR conducts Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G (Aug. 2020)

ILR conducts and sings Bach's cantata BWW 82 "Ich habe genug" (Aug. 2020)

Ivan Lopez-Reynoso participates in a pre-opera talk: Cosí fan tutte (Sevilla, Nov. 2020)

Lopez-Reynoso conducts Cosí fan tutte

Ivan Lopez-Reynoso: Suite Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk (Scene VI and Interlude IV), OFUNAM

Ivan Lopez-Reynoso: Berlioz, Hungarian march from La Damnation de Faust, OFUNAM

Author Title Location ~ Event
Bizet Carmen Staatstheater Braunschweig
Cimarosa Il maestro di capella Opera Nuevo Leon, Mexico
Donizetti L’elisir d’amore UNAM, Mexico
Donizetti Viva la mamma Bellas Artes, Mexico
Humperdinck Hänsel und Gretel Staatstheater Braunschweig
Massenet Werther Staatstheater Braunschweig
Menotti Amahl and the night visitors Guanajuato, Mexico
Monsalvatge El gato con botas Mexiquense Orchestra, Mexico
Mozart Le nozze di Figaro Bellas Artes, Mexico
Mozart Bastien und Bastienne Bellas Artes, Mexico
Mozart Die Zauberflöte Bellas Artes, Mexico
Mozart Don Giovanni Opera Nuevo Leon, Mexico
Mozart La Clemenza di Tito Staatstheater Braunschweig
Pergolesi La serva padrona Opera Nuevo Leon, Mexico
Puccini La bohème Polythecnic Orchestra, Mexico
Puccini Madama Butterfly Teatro del Bicentenario, Mexico
Puccini Tosca Staatstheater Braunschweig
Rossini Il barbiere di Siviglia Teatro del Bicentenario, Mexico
Rossini Il turco in Italia Opera de Oviedo, Spain
Rossini Il viaggio a Reims ROF, Pesaro
Rossini La Cenerentola Teatro del Bicentenario, Mexico
Rossini Le Comte Ory UNAM, Mexico
Sciarrino La porta della legge Staatstheater Braunschweig
Verdi Aida Polythecnic Orchestra, Mexico
Verdi Don Carlo Staatstheater Braunschweig
Verdi La traviata Mexiquense Orchestra, Mexico
Verdi Rigoletto Staatstheater Braunschweig
Weil Die sieben Todsünden Staatstheater Braunschweig
Bach, Johann Sebastian Orchestral Suites Nos. 1, 2, 4 REPERTORY
Bach, Johann Sebastian Brandenburg Concerti No. 1, 2, 3 REPERTORY
Bach, Johann Sebastian Violin concerto in E major Oaxaca Symphony, Mexico
Bartók, Bela Romanian Folk Dances for orchestra Oviedo Filarmonia, Spain
Bartók, Bela Violin concerto No. 1 Boca del Rio, Mexico
Bartók, Bela Suite The Miraculous Mandarin REPERTORY
Bartók, Bela Piano concerto No. 2 OFUNAM, Mexico
Beethoven, Ludwig Van Complete symphonies Multiple orchestras
Beethoven, Ludwig Van Violin concerto REPERTORY
Beethoven, Ludwig Van Complete piano concerti Sólo no. 5, Minería Orchestra
Beethoven, Ludwig Van Piano, violin and cello concerto REPERTORY
Beethoven, Ludwig Van Egmont, incidental music OFUNAM, Mexico
Beethoven, Ludwig Van The Coriolan Overture Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Beethoven, Ludwig Van The Creatures of Prometheus Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Beethoven, Ludwig Van The Ruins of Athens Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Beethoven, Ludwig Van Leonora Overture No. 1, 2, 3 REPERTORY
Beethoven, Ludwig Van Choral fantasy for piano and orchestra REPERTORY
Berlioz, Hector Symphonie fantastique Aguascalientes Symphony
Berlioz, Hector Harold en Italie Guanajuato, Mexico
Berlioz, Hector Roman Carnival Overture OFUNAM, Mexico
Berlioz, Hector Beatrice et Benedict Overture REPERTORY
Berlioz, Hector Benvenuto Cellini Overture OFUNAM, Mexico
Berlioz, Hector Le Corsaire Overture Guanajuato, Mexico
Berlioz, Hector Les Nuits d'Eté/Summer Nights REPERTORY
Berlioz, Hector Death of Cleopatra REPERTORY
Bernal Jiménez, Miguel Organ concertino Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Bernstein, Leonard West Side Story, Symphonic Dances OFUNAM, Mexico
Bernstein, Leonard On the town, three dance episodes REPERTORY
Bernstein, Leonard Arias and barcarolles Oaxaca Symphony, Mexico
Bernstein, Leonard Candide Overture REPERTORY
Bizet, Georges Symphony No. 1 REPERTORY
Bizet, Georges Suites No. 1 & 2 from L’Arlesiana OFUNAM, Mexico
Bottesini, Giovanni Clarinet and double bass concerto Xalapa Symphony, Mexico
Brahms, Johannes Complete Symphonies Multiple orchestras
Brahms, Johannes Ein deutsches Requiem Mexiquense Orchestra, Mexico
Brahms, Johannes Academic Festival Overture OFUNAM, Mexico
Brahms, Johannes Tragic Overture Mexiquense Orchestra, Mexico
Brahms, Johannes Violin concerto REPERTORY
Brahms, Johannes Piano concerti No. 1 & 2 REPERTORY
Brahms, Johannes Hungarian dances orchestral version OFUNAM, Mexico
Brahms, Johannes Liebeslieder Walzer, for chorus and orchestra Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Britten, Benjamin War requiem REPERTORY
Britten, Benjamin Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes Boca del Rio, Mexico
Britten, Benjamin Les Iluminations Aguascalientes Symphony
Bruch, Max Violin concerto no.1 Aguascalientes Symphony
Chávez, Carlos Sinfonía India Multiple orchestras
Chávez, Carlos Horsepower suite REPERTORY
Chávez, Carlos Tocata for orchestra OFUNAM, Mexico
Chávez, Carlos Chaconne for orchestra Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Copland, Aaron Billy the Kid REPERTORY
Copland, Aaron Appalachian Spring REPERTORY
Copland, Aaron Rodeo REPERTORY
Debussy, Claude Suite bergamasque, Caplet’s orchestration Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Debussy, Claude Nocturnes REPERTORY
Debussy, Claude La mer REPERTORY
Debussy, Claude Petite suite, orchestral version REPERTORY
Debussy, Claude Prélude á l’après-midi d’un faune Guanajuato, Mexico
Dvorak, Antonin Carnival overture Mexico City Philharmonic
Dvorak, Antonin Slavic dances, op. 46 y 72 Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Dvorak, Antonin Symphonies No. 4, 6, 7, 8 & 9 Multiple orchestras
Dvorak, Antonin Cello concerto Staatsorchester Braunschweig
Elgar, Edward Enigma variations Aguascalientes Symphony
Elgar, Edward Pomp and circumstance march OFUNAM, Mexico
Elgar, Edward Cello concerto Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Fauré, Gabriel Requiem REPERTORY
Fauré, Gabriel Pavane Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Falla, Manuel de El amor brujo REPERTORY
Falla, Manuel de El Sombrero de Tres Picos, Suites No. 1 & 2 Boca del Rio, Mexico
Galindo, Blas Sones de mariachi Multiple orchestras
Dohnányi, Ernest von Symphonic minutes Xalapa Symphony, Mexico
Gershwin, George Porgy and Bess, suite OFUNAM, Mexico
Gershwin, George Rhapsody in Blue for piano and orchestra REPERTORY
Gershwin, George Concerto for piano and orchestra REPERTORY
Gershwin, George An American in Paris REPERTORY
Ginastera, Alberto Suite de Estancia OFUNAM, Mexico
Ginastera, Alberto Piano Concerto Carlos Chavez Orchestra, Mexico
Ginastera, Alberto Violin Concerto OFUNAM, Mexico
Glazunov, Alexander Violin concerto OFUNAM, Mexico
Grieg, Edward Concerto for piano and orchestra REPERTORY
Grieg, Edward Peer Gynt, Suites No. 1 & 2 Boca del Rio, Mexico
Grieg, Edward Lyric suite Oviedo Filarmonia, Spain
Handel, George Friedrich Messiah, oratory OFUNAM, Mexico
Handel, George Friedrich Royal fireworks REPERTORY
Handel, George Friedrich Water music REPERTORY
Haydn, Franz Joseph Symphonies No. 44, 88, 90, 100, 101, 102, 103 REPERTORY
Haydn, Franz Joseph Symphonies No. & 104 Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Hindemith, Paul Symphonic metamorphosis REPERTORY
Ibert, Jacques Ballade de la Geôle de Reading REPERTORY
Janacek, Leos Sinfonietta REPERTORY
Janacek, Leos Taras Bulba REPERTORY
Janacek, Leos Glagolitic Mass REPERTORY
Kodály, Zoltán Dances of Galánta OFUNAM, Mexico
Liszt, Franz Preludes OFUNAM, Mexico
Liszt, Franz Piano concerti for piano and orchestra REPERTORY
Liszt, Franz Totentanz REPERTORY
Mahler, Gustav Symphonies No. 4 Guanajuato
Mahler, Gustav Rückert lieder REPERTORY
Márquez, Arturo Danzón No. 2 Multiple orchestras
Márquez, Arturo Goyas Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Márquez, Arturo Leyenda de Miliano Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Márquez, Arturo En torno a Frida y Diego Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Mendelssohn, Felix Complete symphonies Sólo no. 3, Staatsorchester Braunschweig
Mendelssohn, Felix Incidental music for a Summer night’s dream Aguascalientes Symphony
Mendelssohn, Felix Violin concerto Staatsorchester Braunschweig
Mendelssohn, Felix Hebrides, overture Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Milhaud, Darius The ox on the roof Boca del Rio, Mexico
Milhaud, Darius French suite Boca del Rio, Mexico
Milhaud, Darius Chamber symphonies No. 2 & 3 Ensamble Filarmonía, Mexico
Moncayo, José Pablo Huapango Multiple orchestras
Moncayo, José Pablo Tierra de Temporal REPERTORY
Moncayo, José Pablo Sinfonía REPERTORY
Moncayo, José Pablo Sinfonietta OFUNAM, Mexico
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Symphonies No. 17, 25, 27, 29 Sólo no. 25, Instrumenta Oaxaca
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Symphonies No. 31, 33, 35, 36, 38, 39 REPERTORY
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Symphonies No. 40 & 41 Oaxaca Symphony, Mexico
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Requiem Mexican Radio Chorus and Orchestra
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Coronation mass REPERTORY
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Great mass in c minor National Symphony, Mexico
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Violin concerti REPERTORY
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Piano concerti No. 20, 21, 23 & 27 REPERTORY
Mussorgsky, Modest Pictures at an exhibition, Ravel orchestration National Symphony, Mexico
Mussorgsky, Modest A night on the bare mountain REPERTORY
Orff, Carl Carmina Burana REPERTORY
Pergolesi, Giovanni Batista Stabat Mater University Chamber Orchestra, Mexico
Poulenc, Francis Sinfonietta REPERTORY
Poulenc, Francis Four poems by Max Jacob No existe esta obra
Poulenc, Francis Les biches REPERTORY
Poulenc, Francis Pastoral Concerto REPERTORY
Poulenc, Francis Le bestiaire Ensamble Filarmonía, Mexico
Poulenc, Francis Rapsodie negre Ensamble Filarmonía, Mexico
Poulenc, Francis Trois mouvements perpetuels Ensamble Filarmonía, Mexico
Poulenc, Francis Le bal masqué Ensamble Filarmonía, Mexico
Prokofiev, Sergei Symphonies No. 1, 5 & 7 REPERTORY
Prokofiev, Sergei Alexander Nevsky REPERTORY
Prokofiev, Sergei Lieutenant Kijé, suite REPERTORY
Prokofiev, Sergei Romeo & Juliet, ballet suites OFUNAM, Mexico
Prokofiev, Sergei The love for three oranges, suite OFUNAM, Mexico
Rachmaninov, Sergei Rhapsody on a theme by Paganini REPERTORY
Rachmaninov, Sergei Piano concerti No. 2 National Symphony, Mexico
Rachmaninov, Sergei Isle of the dead REPERTORY
Rachmaninov, Sergei Symphonic dances REPERTORY
Rachmaninov, Sergei Symphony No. 2 Aguascalientes Symphony
Ravel, Maurice Mother goose, suite REPERTORY
Ravel, Maurice Spanish rhapsody REPERTORY
Ravel, Maurice Aubade du bouffon REPERTORY
Ravel, Maurice Pavane pour une infante défunte REPERTORY
Ravel, Maurice La valse REPERTORY
Ravel, Maurice Bolero OFUNAM, Mexico
Ravel, Maurice Le tombeau de Couperin REPERTORY
Ravel, Maurice Daphnis et Chloé Suite no. 2 REPERTORY
Respighi, Ottorino Feste romane OFUNAM, Mexico
Respighi, Ottorino Pini di Roma REPERTORY
Respighi, Ottorino Fontane di Roma REPERTORY
Revueltas, Silvestre Redes REPERTORY
Revueltas, Silvestre Ocho por radio OFUNAM, Mexico
Revueltas, Silvestre Homenaje a García Lorca OFUNAM, Mexico
Revueltas, Silvestre Esquinas OFUNAM, Mexico
Revueltas, Silvestre Caminos OFUNAM, Mexico
Revueltas, Silvestre Sensemayá OFUNAM, Mexico
Revueltas, Silvestre Janitzio OFUNAM, Mexico
Revueltas, Silvestre La noche de los mayas REPERTORY
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai Capriccio espagnol OFUNAM, Mexico
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai Scheherezade REPERTORY
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai Christmas Eve Suite OFUNAM, Mexico
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai Russian Easter Festival Overture REPERTORY
Rossini, Gioacchino Ermione, Overture OFUNAM, Mexico
Rossini, Gioacchino Il Pianto d’Armonia sulla morte d’Orfeo OFUNAM, Mexico
Rossini, Gioacchino Stabat Mater OFUNAM, Mexico
Rossini, Gioacchino Petite messe solennelle National Symphony, Mexico
Rossini, Gioacchino Complete overtures Multiple orchestras
Rota, Nino Trombone concerto Mexiquense Orchestra, Mexico
Rota, Nino La Strada, suite for orchestra REPERTORY
Rota, Nino El Gatopardo, suite for orchestra REPERTORY
Saint-Saëns, Camille The Carnival of the Animals OFUNAM, Mexico
Saint-Saëns, Camille Piano Concerto No. 2 Guanajuato, Mexico
Saint-Saëns, Camille Cello Concerto No. 1 Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Schoenberg, Arnold Pierrot Lunaire REPERTORY
Schubert, Franz Symphonies No. 2, 3, 5 & 8 (unfinished) No. 2, OFUNAM; No. 8, Oaxaca
Schubert, Franz Rosamunde overture OFUNAM, Mexico
Schumann, Robert Complete symphonies Multiple orchestras
Schumann, Robert Piano concerto OFUNAM, Mexico
Schumann, Robert Cello concerto REPERTORY
Shostakovich, Dmitri Symphonies No. 1, 5, 6, 9, 10 & 11 Multiple orchestras
Shostakovich, Dmitri Piano concerti REPERTORY
Shostakovich, Dmitri Festive overture REPERTORY
Smetana, Bedrich La Moldavia Aguascalientes Symphony
Smetana, Bedrich Má vlast (My homeland) REPERTORY
Smetana, Bedrich The bartered bride suite Aguascalientes Symphony
Schnittke, Alfred Concerto grosso no. 1 Ensamble Filarmonía, Mexico
Strauss, Richard Aus Italien Xalapa Symphony, Mexico
Strauss, Richard Seven vails dance from Salomé REPERTORY
Strauss, Richard Till Eulenspiegel's merry pranks REPERTORY
Strauss, Richard Death and transfiguration (Tod und Verklärung) REPERTORY
Strauss, Richard Der Rosenkavalier, suite OFUNAM, Mexico
Strauss, Richard Don Quixote OFUNAM, Mexico
Stravinsky, Igor Pulcinella Aguascalientes Symphony
Stravinsky, Igor The Rite of Spring REPERTORY
Stravinsky, Igor Petrushka REPERTORY
Stravinsky, Igor The Firebird Aguascalientes Symphony
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych Complete symphonies Multiple orchestras
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych The nutcracker (suite and ballet) Jalisco Philharmonic, Mexico
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych Swan lake (suite) REPERTORY
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych The sleeping beauty (suite) OFUNAM, Mexico
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych Capriccio Italien OFUNAM, Mexico
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych Hamlet overture-fantasy OFUNAM, Mexico
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych Romeo et Juliette, overture-fantasy OFUNAM, Mexico
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych 1812 Overture Overture Solennelle OFUNAM, Mexico
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych The Tempest Mexico City Philharmonic
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych Francesca da Rimini REPERTORY
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych Slavonic march OFUNAM, Mexico
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych Violin concerto Aguascalientes Symphony
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych Piano concerto No. 1 REPERTORY
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilych Concert fantasy for piano & orchestra OFUNAM, Mexico
Verdi, Giuseppe Requiem REPERTORY
Vivaldi, Antonio Four seasons OFUNAM, Mexico
Vivaldi, Antonio Gloria REPERTORY
Vivaldi, Antonio Nisi dominos Bellas Artes Chamber Orchestra
Wagner, Richard Ride of the Valkyries, (Walkürenritt) REPERTORY
Wagner, Richard Overtures: Tannhäuser, Rienzi, Liebesverbot REPERTORY
Wagner, Richard Overtures: Lohengrin (I & III) REPERTORY
Wagner, Richard Overtures: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg Aguascalientes Symphony
Wagner, Richard Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan und Isolda Aguascalientes Symphony
Wagner, Richard Wesendonck lieder REPERTORY
Weber, Carl Maria von Der Freischutz overture Eduardo Mata Orchestra, Mexico
Weill, Kurt The Threepenny opera (Die Dreigroschenoper) OFUNAM, Mexico
Weill, Kurt Mahagonny Songspiel REPERTORY
Weill, Kurt Happy End REPERTORY
Weill, Kurt The seven deadly sins YA ESTÁ EN ÓPERA
Weill, Kurt Symphony No. 2 REPERTORY

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