yorgos ziavras, Conductor

Yorgos Ziavras is a surprising outsider: a trained cembalist and architect, he’s a regular conductor at the Greek National Opera, from Fledermaus, Purcell, to Fidelio or Skalkottas in high demand !

With his self-founded ERMA Ensemble he premiered Peter Eötvös’ Goldene Drach in Cologne in 2019, being praised his views on technical as well as on musical problems. Kapellmeister in Krefeld-Mönchengladbach he’s conducted productions of​ Let’s Stop Brexit, Die Zauberflöte , Sunset Boulevard, Dialogues des Carmlites

Ziavras founded in 2015 the CoGNiMUS orchestra (www.cognimus.de) focussing on baroque music: this year a Mozart Requiem mixed and commentend with compositions of our time, staged and presented for new audiences will come to live in November 2021. 

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Devant une salle comble visiblement conquise d’avance, le maître des lieux nous a livré une vision très personnelle et particulièrement intéressante des trois pièces proposées ce soir, Christian Arming s’expose comme un architecte. - Mar 25, 2018

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L'occasion aussi de rappleler l'excellence de la formation à laquelle il appartient, l'Orchestre Philharmonique de Liège, dirigé ici une dernière fois par celui qui en fut le remarquable directeur musical ces dernières années, Christian Arming. Sep 17, 2019

Dates

05./07./24. & 25.03.3021 Greek National Opera
DESPOS (Paolo Carrer & Nikos Skalkottas
200 Years Greek Revolution ! 03.05.2021
WDR FUNKHAUS
Erma Ensemble (Unsuk Chin, Fausto Romitelli)