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)


Rachmaninov: The Isle of the Dead
Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, April 2015
Liszt: Piano Concerto no.2 (Viacheslav Kiselev,piano)
Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra, February 2016

Stravinsky: The Firebird (excerpts)
St.Petersburg State Academic Capella S. Orchestra, May 2011
Wagner: Prelude und Liebestod (excerpts)
Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, May 2011


Dimitris Botinis – List of conducted works (September 2016)

Concert Dates

January - June 2017