Conductor

Tugan Sokhiev

Music Director Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow
Music Director, Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse

Credit: Marco Borggreve

Introduction

Internationally-acclaimed Russian conductor Tugan Sokhiev is Music Director and Chief Conductor of the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow and Music Director of Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse (ONCT) where he has led the orchestra for over a decade. Until the end of the 2015/16 season he served as Music Director of the Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin.

Plans for the 2016/17 season include performances of La damnation de Faust, Carmen, Katerina Izmailova, Il Viaggio a Reims and The Maid of Orleans at the Bolshoi Theatre, return visits to Berliner Philharmoniker, Philadelphia Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, Wiener Philharmoniker (including the Lucerne Festival) and a return to Japan for the NHK Music Festival. He conducts many and varied projects with ONCT within France and on tour in Europe and the Far East.


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2’54’’ de Mahler
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Sokhiev conducts Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse 17 Aug 2010

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Discography

ONCT

Tugan Sokhiev is Music Director of Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse (ONCT), where he served as Principal Guest Conductor for three seasons prior to becoming its Music Director in 2008. His performance in the Théâtre des Champs-Elysées with Orchestre National du Capitole resulted in his being named ‘Révélation musicale de l’année’ by the French Critics’ Union in 2005 and in June 2015 the City of Toulouse honoured him with a gold medal to celebrate 10 years of their collaboration.