Marco Armiliato studied piano at the Paganini-Conservatoire in his hometown of Genova. In the 90s, he became intensely active in the big opera houses of the world. At the New York Met, he conducted Il trovatore, La Bohￃﾨme, Stiffelio, Madama Butterfly, Sly, Aida, Turandot, La Fille du Rￃﾩￂﾭgiment and Rigoletto, and at the San Francisco Opera La Bohￃﾨme, Madama Butterfly, Turandot, La traviata, Tosca, Aida and Caￂﾭvalleria rusticana. At the Wiener Staatsoper, where he made his debut in 1996 with Andrea Chￃﾩnier, he has conducted among others, Il barbiere di Siviglia, La Bohￃﾨme, Carmen, Cavalleria rusticana, Don Carlo, L￢ﾀﾙelisir d￢ﾀﾙamore, Falstaff, La forza del deￂﾭstino, Lucia di Lammermoor, Manon, Manon Lescaut, Pagliacci, Simon Boccanegra, Stiffelio, Tosca, La traviata, Turandot and Werther. He received further engagements at the opera houses of Barcelona, Madrid, Zurich, Toronto, Pittsburgh, Baltimore, Turin, Rome, at the Deutsche Opera Berlin, the Bavarian State Opera, at the ROH Covent Garden, at the Thￃﾩￃﾢtre du Chￃﾢtelet and Opￃﾩra Bastille in Paris, at the Hamburg State Opera and Verona. He is also internationally successful as a concert conductor.