Dimitris Botinis

 Dimitris Botinis – conductorD-Botinis-2

  • Chief Conductor of the North Caucasus Philharmonic Orchestra since 2015
  • Assistant since 2011 to Yuri Simonov, Principal Conductor of the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Recent highlights include noteworthy debuts with the State Symphony Orchestra “Novaya Rossiya” and the Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra, leading to re-invitations from both in 2016/17
  • 2016/17 also includes debuts with the Bamberg Symphony Orchestra in a studio recording of Russian music for the Bayerischer Rundfunk, and concerts with the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra, the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia and the Rostov on Don Philharmonic, as well as return engagements with the Mariinsky Orchestra, St Petersburg Symphony Orchestra, St Petesburg Capella Symphony Orchestra and Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra
  • Has also worked with the Russian National Orchestra, the St Petersburg Philharmonic, the State Academic Symphony Orchestra of St Petersburg, the Polish Baltic Philharmonic the Orchestra Haydn of Bolzano, Cyprus Symphony Orchestra and all major Greek Orchestras
  • Graduated from the Municipal Conservatory of Patras, Greece as a violinist, and at the age of 14 began to study conducting under Yuri Simonov. Continued his studies under Simonov at the St Petersburg Conservatoire, graduating in 2011
  • In 2006, at the age of 20 he was the joint 2nd prize winner of the Antonio Pedrotti International Conducting Competition in Italy as well as winner of all special and audience prizes
  • Winner of the 2011 All-Russian Music Competition in Moscow

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Victoria Rowsell (Managing Director)
Nicolas Papageorgiou (Artist Manager)


Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Telecast of concert of 09/04/2017, Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, Moscow
National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia

00:00 Adam – Excerpts from ‘Giselle’
12:00 Delibes – Excerpts from ‘Coppélia’
27:20 Delibes – Excerpts from ‘Sylvia’
44:50 Tchaikovsky – Excerpts from ‘Sleeping Beauty’
1:06:40 Tchaikovsky – Excerpts from ‘Nutcracker’

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Telecast of concert of 07/10/2016, Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, Moscow
Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra

00:00 Grieg – Peer Gynt suite no.1
18:00 Grieg – Piano Concerto in A minor (Lukas Geniusas, piano)
52:20 Bizet – L’Arlesienne, suite no.2
01:17:30 Saint-Saëns – Piano Concerto no.2 (Philipp Kopachevsky, piano)

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Telecast of concert of 14/07/2016, Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, Moscow
Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra

00:00 Wagner – overture “Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg”
11:30 Brahms – Violin Concerto (Pavel Milyukov, violin)
53:30 Wagner – overture “Tannhäuser”
1:09:00 Wagner – Prelude & Liebestod from “Tristan & Isolde”
1:28:00 Wagner – Ride of the Valkyries


Dimitris Botinis – List of conducted works (September 2016)

Concert Dates

January - June 2017