Conductor

Sergej Bolkhovets

Conductor

Sergej Bolkhovets

"His fine ear and mature understanding of the works informs his gestures and his interaction with the orchestra musicians. They cannot help but to respond to his passion and his exceptional musicianship."
Paavo Järvi
"Bolkhovets exercised his [...] task with effortless efficiency."
The Scotsman
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Stefana Atlas
Managing Director
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Guiomar Blanco
Head of European Strategy, Artist Manager
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Laura Vivio
Artist Manager
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General Management

Sergej Bolkhovets

Swedish conductor Sergej Bolkhovets has established himself as a compelling talent. During the 2022–23 season, he made debuts with the Bayerische Staatsoper, Swedish Royal Opera, Stockholm Folkoperan, and Luzern Sinfonieorchester, in addition to a re-engagement with the Swedish Chamber Orchestra. Previously, between 2020 and 2022, he was the Kapellmeister at the Gothenburg Opera, where he will return in summer of 2024 for a production of Donizetti’s Viva la mamma. This season, Bolkhovets makes further debuts with the Norrlandsoperan, Helsingborg Symphony, Royal Stockholm Philharmonic, and Malmö Live.

In recent seasons, Bolkhovets has also conducted the Bamberger Symphoniker, BBC Scottish Symphony, Hallé Orchestra, Manchester Camerata, BBC Philharmonic, Red Note Ensemble, Norrköping Symphony Orchestra, Norrlandsoperan, Gävle Symphony Orchestra, Västerås Sinfonietta, and Dalasinfoniettan.  

Previously, Bolkhovets took part in a masterclass at the Tonhalle Orchestra Zürich with David Zinman, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Scottish Opera, and London Sinfonietta. He was a conducting fellow at the Verbier Festival, the Royal Northern College of Music, and the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Before turning to conducting, Bolkhovets had a career as a violinist where he played as guest concertmaster in leading European orchestras, as well as in the violin section of the Berliner Philharmoniker.

contact
Stefana Atlas
Managing Director
email
Guiomar Blanco
Head of European Strategy, Artist Manager
email
Laura Vivio
Artist Manager
email
General Management
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