After obtaining a diploma in composition and conducting from the “Verdi” Conservatory in Milan, Daniele Gatti became Music Director of the Teatro dell’Opera in Rome and of the Mozart Orchestra. He is also an artistic consultant of the Mahler Chamber Orchestra. He has been the Principal Conductor of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam, and has previously held prestigious positions at important musical institutions such as Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestre national de France, Royal Opera House of London, Comunale di Bologna, Opernhaus Zürich. Berliner Philharmoniker, Wiener Philharmoniker, Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks and Filarmonica della Scala are just some of the symphonic institutions with which he collaborates. He was awarded the Abbiati Prize as the best conductor of 2015, and, in 2016, he received the honor of Chevalier de la Légion d’honneur of the French Republic. He has recorded with the labels Sony Classical, RCO Live and C Major. Daniele Gatti is the coordinating teacher of the Orchestral Conducting Course at the Accademia Chigiana in Siena since 2016.