One of today’s most sought-after conductors, Vladimir Jurowski was born in Moscow in 1972, and studied at the Moscow Conservatory, and the Musikhochschule of Dresden and Berlin. He is Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor of the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Principal Artist of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and Artistic Director of the Russian State Academic Symphony Orchestra, and has also held the positions of First Kapellmeister of the Komische Oper Berlin (1997-2001), Principal Guest Conductor of the Teatro Comunale di Bologna (2000-2003), Principal Guest Conductor of theRussian National Orchestra (2005-2009) and Music Director of Glyndebourne Festival Opera (2001-2013).
Vladimir Jurowski appears on the podium with many of the world’s leading musical institutions, including the Berlin and Vienna Philharmonic Orchestras, theRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Philadelphia Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Cleveland Orchestra, Boston Symphony, Chicago Symphony, Metropolitan Opera New York, the Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, La Scala Milan,The Bolshoi Theatre and the Staatskapelle Dresden.
Jurowski’s discography includes works by Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev and Shostakovich for PENTATONE and works by Brahms, Mahler, Zemlinsky, Tchaikovsky, Turnage, Anderson and Rachmaninov on the London Philharmonic Orchestra’s LPO Live label. His tenure as Music Director at Glyndebourne has been documented in CD & DVD releases of the operas La Cenerentola, Tristan und Isolde, Betrothal in a Monastery, Ariadne auf Naxos, Gianni Schicchi, Die Fledermaus, Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Don Giovanni, and The Miserly Knight.