Leitmotifs: Conductor Paolo Bortolameolli on musical beginnings and sharing a passion with the world

Host and opera singer Fredrika Brillembourg speaks with conductor Paolo Bortolameolli, associate conductor of the L.A. Philharmonic and guest conductor in residence of the Orchestra of the Americas.

Photo by Michiko Tierney

 

 

By Fredrika Brillembourg 

On this month’s edition of “Leitmotifs”, opera singer Fredrika Brillembourg speaks with Paolo Bortolameolli. He is the associate conductor of the L.A. Philharmonic and the guest conductor in residence of the Orchestra of the Americas.

Born in Santiago de Chile, Bortolameolli talks about his educational series on Youtube, his 2018 TED talk, and his passion for educating others about music, “which is our ultimate transversal language.” Fredrika and Paolo spoke in Mexico while on tour with the Orchestra of the Americas.

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