Maestro Paul Nadler has conducted productions of Tosca, Le nozze di Figaro, and Turandot at the Opéra de Montréal. Recently, at the Metropolitan Opera he conducted The Merry Widow, Ernani, Die Fledermaus, and Rusalka. Other Met productions include Die Zauberflöte, Fidelio, Rigoletto, Aida, Don Carlo, La traviata, Un ballo in maschera, Il barbiere di Siviglia, Tannhäuser, Andrea Chenier, Roméo et Juliette, Carmen, and Eugene Onegin. He is the Co-Founder and Music Director of the International Vocal Arts Institute, and also founded the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra. Early in his career he won the Jerusalem Symphony Competition. Last company appearance: Turandot (2014).