Georgios Balatsinos

Οne of the most active young Greek conductors, he studied next to leading maestros worldwide. He received scholarships by the Lyra Foundation, Hirschmann Foundation, Onassis Foundation, State Scholarships Foundation (Greece), etc. He has received awards in international conducting competitions (Bucharest, 2018, and “Giancarlo Facchinetti”, Italy). He won the International Concert Competition “Debut Berlin” (conducting, 2016) and received the first prize at the Oleg Danovski National Theatre International Conducting Competition (Romania, 2012). He was one of the three finalists at the international workshop Interaktion of Kritisches Orchester (Berlin, 2017). He has conducted at the Oleg Danovski National Theatre (Romania), Meiningen State Theatre, State Opera Burgas, Vienna Musikverein, Berliner Philharmonie, the NAC Orchestra (Ottawa), Meiningen Court Orchestra, Gstaad Festival Orchestra, Athens and Thessaloniki State Orchestras, Symphony Orchestras of Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation, Athens Municipality, Moscow, Berlin, Giuseppe Verdi (Milan) and Vaasa (Finland). He is the director of the Sinfonietta Mosaique Chamber Orchestra (Bern, Switzerland).