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Valery Gergiev

conductor
Biography

Valery Gergiev is a distinguished representative of the St Petersburg conducting school. While still a student at the Conservatory, he won the Herbert von Karajan Competition in Berlin. Since his arrival at the head of the Mariinsky Theatre in 1988, the institution has scaled new heights. Gergiev has taken Mariinsky Ballet, Opera and Orchestra ensembles to over 45 countries. He is the founder and director of prestigious international festivals including the White Nights Stars, the Moscow Easter Festival, the Gergiev Festival in Rotterdam, the Mikkeli Festival, Sapporo, the Pacific Music Festival and the 360 Degrees Festival in Munich. Since 2011 he has been the head of the organising committee of the International Tchaikovsky Competition. Much of his attention is focused on working with young musicians and his artistic achievements have earned him numerous titles and awards. In 2018, he succeeded Charles Dutoit as Music Director of the Verbier Festival Orchestra.


Programme
16 July 2021 18:00
symphonic concert
VFCO / GERGIEV / MATSUEV
16 July 2021 20:15
symphonic concert
VFCO / GERGIEV / MATSUEV

Streaming
28 September 2021 Gergiev / Matsuev / Martynov
Concerts
IDAGIO: Opening concert Verbier Festival 2021
28 September 2021 Gergiev / Matsuev
Concerts
IDAGIO: Verbier Festival 2021 — VFCO / Gergiev / Matsuev
02 February 2021 Feature Playlist
Playlists
Feature Playlist: The Conductors of Verbier Festival 2021
19 July 2018 VALERY GERGIEV
Ideas
Maestro in the Spotlight
17 July 2018 VALERY GERGIEV
Concerts
Valery Gergiev conducts Shchedrin and Rimsky-Korsakov
23 July 2015 VALERY GERGIEV
Ideas
Backstage with Maestro Gergiev
23 July 2015 GERGIEV, TRIFONOV & MATSUEV
Concerts
Gergiev conducts Mozart & Tchaikovsky – with Matsuev & Trifonov