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Vasily Petrenko was appointed principal conductor of the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra in 2006 and in 2009 became chief conductor. He is also chief conductor of the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, chief conductor of the European Union Youth Orchestra, and principal guest conductor of the State Academic Symphony Orchestra (Evgeny Svetlanov) in Moscow. He was the Classical BRIT Awards Male Artist of the Year 2010 and 2012 and the Classic FM/Gramophone Young Artist of the Year 2007. He is only the second person to have been awarded Honorary Doctorates by both the University of Liverpool and Liverpool Hope University (in 2009), and an Honorary Fellowship of the Liverpool John Moores University (in 2012). These awards recognise the immense impact he has had on the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic and the city’s cultural scene. He now works regularly with many of the world’s finest orchestras.
His wide operatic repertoire includes Macbeth (Glyndebourne Festival Opera), Parsifal and Tosca (Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra), Le Villi, I due Foscari and Boris Godunov (Netherlands Reisopera), Der fliegende Holländer, La Bohème and Carmen (Mikhailovsky Theatre), Pique Dame (Hamburg State Opera) and Eugene Onegin (Opera de Paris, Bastille). Recordings with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra include Tchaikovsky’s Manfred Symphony [Naxos 8.570568] (2009 Classic FM/Gramophone Orchestral Recording of the Year) and Tchaikovsky’s Symphonies 1, 2 and 5, a complete Shostakovich cycle [Naxos 8.501111], and Rachmaninov’s Symphonic Dances, complete Symphonies and complete Piano Concertos. With the Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, he has recorded Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet, Shostakovich’s Cello Concertos and an ongoing Scriabin Symphony cycle.
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