VASILY PETRENKO

Chief Conductor, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Chief Conductor, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Chief Conductor, European Union Youth Orchestra
Principal Guest Conductor, State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia (“Evgeny Svetlanov”)

VASILY PETRENKO

Chief Conductor, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Chief Conductor, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Chief Conductor, European Union Youth Orchestra
Principal Guest Conductor, State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia (“Evgeny Svetlanov”)

VASILY PETRENKO

Chief Conductor, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Chief Conductor, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Chief Conductor, European Union Youth Orchestra
Principal Guest Conductor, State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia (“Evgeny Svetlanov”)

VASILY PETRENKO

Gramophone’s Artist of the Year 2017

VASILY PETRENKO

Gramophone’s Artist of the Year 2017

VASILY PETRENKO

Gramophone’s Artist of the Year 2017

NEWS

Vote in the Gramophone 2019 Awards

The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra is one of ten international orchestras nominated as Gramophone’s 2019 Orchestra of the Year. This award celebrates ensembles that have made significant recorded contributions in the past year, and once again...

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European Union Youth Orchestra Summer 2019 Tour

The European Union Youth Orchestra Summer Tour 2019 includes 9 major concerts and 16 other public events across Austria, the Czech Republic, Germany, Italy and The Netherlands from July 27th to August 18th 2019. More than a hundred players from all the...

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RECORDINGS

Stravinksy: The Rite of Spring

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra

Onyx / 2017

CONCERTS

21aug19:00TORVUND & TCHAIKOVSKY - OSLO PHILHARMONIC19:00 Oslo Concert Hall

22aug19:00ELGAR & TCHAIKOVSKY - OSLO PHILHARMONIC19:00 Oslo Concert Hall

23aug19:00HALVORSEN, RHAPSODY, STRAUSS & TCHAIKOVSKY - OSLO PHILHARMONIC19:00 Oslo Concert Hall

ABOUT

Vasily Petrenko was born in 1976 and started his music education at the St Petersburg Capella Boys Music School – the oldest music school in Russia. He then studied at the St Petersburg Conservatoire and has also participated in masterclasses with such major figures as Ilya Musin, Mariss Jansons, and Yuri Temirkanov. Following considerable success in a number of international conducting competitions including the Fourth Prokofiev Conducting Competition in St Petersburg (2003), First Prize in the Shostakovich Choral Conducting Competition in St Petersburg (1997) and First Prize in the Sixth Cadaques International Conducting Competition in Spain, he was appointed Chief Conductor of the St Petersburg State Academic Symphony Orchestra from 2004 to 2007.

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