Anita Garriott

Anita Garriott

Anita Garriott
Adjunct Associate Professor of Music
  • Double major in voice and clarinet, Wisconsin State University
  • B.A., Music in clarinet, Juilliard School of Music, New York
  • MFA, Musicology, Villa Schifanoia, Rosary College Graduate School of Fine Arts, Florence

Fiorentino Orchestra, Florence, Italy:  1976-1996

Riccardo Muti conducting:
  • Verdi Requiem, Otello
  • Mozart:  The Marriage of Figaro, on National Television (RAI)
  • Bellini:  Norma (Ravenna Festival)
  • Schubert:  Symphony No. 9
  • Rossini:  Stabat Mater (recorded for EMI, 1981)
Zubin Mehta conducting:
  • Wagner:  The Ring
  • Wagner:  Die Meistersinger
  • Verdi:  Requiem with Luciano Pavarotti
  • Verdi:  Il Trovatore with Luciano Pavarotti and Shirley Verrett (recorded for Decca 1990)
  • Mozart:  The Marriage of Figaro (recorded for Sony 1992)
Orchestral Tours:
  • Rome:  The Three Tenors Concert with Pavarotti, Domingo and Carreras in 1990 (video, CD, DVD)
  • Siena:   Orchestra Concert with Chorus, Piazza del Campo, 1990  "Maggio in Campo", video
Various tours around the world with Mehta:
  • Three tours of Spain
  • Tour of the most important theaters in Italy, including La Scala
  •  Tour of South America
  • Tour of India and Oman
  • Tour of Avignon, Orange and Paris
  • Salzburg Festival, Austria
  • Tour of East Berlin, with Luciano Berio and Myung whun Chung

Performed regularly with conductors such as George Pretre, Myung whun Chung,Carlo Maria Giulini, Lorin Maazel, Georg Solti, Claudio Abbadio, Carlos Kleiber, James Conlon (including performances at the Edinburgh Festival, Scotland), Riccardo Chailly, Yuri Temirkanov, Luciano Berio, Gavazzeni, Piero Bellugi, Leonard Slatkin, etc.