At 25 years old, Kyrian Friedenberg is the Assistant Conductor of the Ensemble Intercontemporain at the Philharmonie de Paris through 2026. Winner of the Neeme Järvi Prize 2022 at the Gstaad Menuhin Festival he has been awarded a 2024 Solti Foundation U.S. Career Assistance Award, and assisted Leonardo Alarcón in a 2023 production of Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas, which he conducted from the harpsichord for a performance. Kyrian has performed in over 300 Broadway Productions.

He has served as an assistant conductor for Jonathan Nott, Pierre Bleuse, Stephanie Childress, Geoffroy Jourdain, and Johanna Malangré, with orchestras including the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, l’Orchestre National de Bretagne, and l’Ensemble Intercontemporain.

Tchaikovsky 4, Gstaad


12.13 & 14.06/2024 Orchestra della Toscana
Ibert: Hommage à Mozart
Mozart: Flute Concerto No. 2 K.314
Mozart: Symphony 38 “Prague”

17.06.2024 Ensemble Intercontemporain
Chef assistant
Terry Riley: In C

27.0.2024 Château de Fontainebleau 
Conservatoire américain de Fontainebleau
Fynsk: Création 
Copland: Appalachian Spring

17.08-15.09.24 Lyric Opera of Chicago 
Residence with Enrique Mazzola
Verdi: Rigoletto

20.09.2024 Orchestra della Toscana
Ravel: Pavane
Berlioz: Les Nuits d’été
Beethoven: Symphonie 2

10.12.2024 Ensemble Intercontemporain
chef assistant de Pierre Bleuse
Varèse: Ionisation
Varèse: Densité 21.5 
Varèse;: Octandres 
Varèse: Arcana 
Varèse: Amériques 

06.01.2025 Philharmonie de Paris
Ensemble Intercontemporain
Chef assistant de Pierre Bleuse
BOULEZ: Mémoriale (…explosante-fixe… Originel)
BOULEZ: Messagesquisse, Sonatine, Répons
Debussy: En blanc et noir
Charlotte BRAY, Nouvelle œuvre