Persons

Alexander Kantorov

Conductor

Biography

Alexander Kantorov was born in 1947 in Leningrad. He graduated from the Leningrad State Conservatory - both as a violinist (Prof.: Mikhail Vaiman) and as an opera and symphonic conductor (Prof.: I.Mussin); completed postgraduate education (Prof: Maestro Temirkanov). Alexander Kantorov began his career as conductor of the Sverdlovsk Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra. He was the founder and Principal conductor of two symphony orchestras (Sverdlovsk and St.-Petersburg). The second one was named later the KLASSIKA Orchestra.

His repertoire embraced a wide range of musical classics from different epochs and different styles, including masterpieces by Tchaikovsky, Taneyev, Rachmaninov, Rimsky-Korsakov, Prokofiev, Shostakovich as well as Mozart, Beethoven, Brahms, Berlioz, Dvorak, Mahler, Bruckner, etc.

Nearest concerts


18
November,2021
7:00 pm
28
December,2021
7:00 pm
26
May,2022
7:00 pm
St. Petersburg Philharmonia Title Partner
Grand Hall:
191186, St. Petersburg, Mikhailovskaya st., 2
+7 (812) 240-01-80, +7 (812) 240-01-00
Small Hall:
191011, St. Petersburg, Nevsky av., 30
+7 (812) 240-01-70
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