Royal Artists Management
Claudio Ferri was born in Rome in 1973. After completing his classical studies, he approached with interest the world of Opera, turning this passion into his life profession.
At the age of only twenty he started working as personal manager of the mezzo-soprano Alice Baker, obtaining for her several very important engagements at the Teatro dell’Opera in Rome, the San Carlo in Naples and the Teatro Regio in Turin.
Such a brilliant debut brought Claudio Ferri to the attention of many famous and acclaimed artists who entrusted him as their representative.
In 1995, in fact, under the trademark of M.I.A. management, Ferri as a young Manager, rightly enrolled in A.R.I.A.C.S, signed the official representation for Italy and abroad of opera singers such as Janet Perry and Alexander Malta, leading singers in the most important theatres of the world, from Vienna to Salzburg, from the Teatro alla Scala in Milan to the Metropolitan in New York. With them he signs, among other productions, a production at the Teatro Piccolo in Milan, the last production of “Cosi fan tutte” directed by Giorgio Strehler, which toured for over two years.
In the course of so many years, in different periods, Claudio was active both in the field of representation activities of opera artists and in management and organization of different festivals, collaborating with sponsors such as Enel, Vodafone, Daimler-Chrysler, Mercedes Benz, Bulgari, Wind, Monte dei Paschi di Siena, Unipol and with institutions such as the European Parliament, the Italian Consulate General in Los Angeles in the persons of the Consul General Nicola Faganello and Consul Giuseppe Perrone and the Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles.
He has been Artistic secretary of the Tuscia Operafestival, Artistic consultant of the Baroque Festival of Viterbo, and currently holds also the post of Artistic Advisor of the Italian Opera Festival in the United States and of Coo of the Italian American Opera Foundation of Los Angeles, where he currently resides.
Since 2014, under the brand name of Royal Artists Management of Monte Carlo, Claudio Ferri is also the manager to Daniela Dessi, Fabio Armiliato, Massimo Ranieri, and is delegated representative, in collaboration with Marinella Alagna’s management, of Roberto Alagna and his special projects.