The victory of the Russian conductor of the prestigious contest in Germany
RANKFURT-am-Main. VIII Competition of Conductors named after Georg Solti brought luck Valentin Uryupin.
Georg Solti (Georg Solti) - an outstanding pianist and conductor, who led such internationally renowned ensembles as the Vienna, London, Paris, Dallas Symphony Orchestra, the London Royal Opera, Bavarian State Opera. He was director of the Easter Festival in Salzburg, multiple winner of the award «Grammy». Solti Merit awarded orders and medals of the highest dignity. Memorial Competition in his name, established in 2002 - is one of the most prestigious competition of young conductors. The jury ended February 12 VIII International Competition of Conductors named after Georg Solti conductor for the first time awarded the victory of Russia Valentina Uryupin. The audience also gave their sympathy to this talented musician.
Season 2016-17 biennium. going very well for him. In May last year in Bamberg Uryupin won III prize at the V International Competition of Conductors named after Gustav Mahler. To achieve a higher place only prevented excessive workload before the competition and the lack of time to prepare for the contest.
Uryupin - extremely in demand in their profession. As conductor of the Perm Opera and assistant Theodore Currentzis he takes part in the most resonant projects: to be nominated for the «Golden Mask», «La Traviata» directed by Wilson’s «Cinderella» by Massenet, «Eugene Onegin» in MusicAeterna concerts. The status of the chief conductor and artistic director of the Rostov Academic Symphony Orchestra, he is working on the formation of a vast repertoire, interesting subscription cycles, work with children and youth audience. Uryupin cooperates with the Symphony Orchestra of the Belarusian TV and Radio Company. He is one of the most active speakers clarinetists, winner of several dozen international competitions.