Innovative Australian Conductor Vladimir Fanshil is the Artistic Director of the 'Debut to Master' concert series at the St Petersburg Philharmonic. This season Vladimir makes his debut as guest conductor with the Budapest Festival Orchestra, Konzerthaus Orchestra Berlin, NFM Wroclaw Philharmonic, Mariinsky Theatre, Odessa Philharmonic and at the Bashmet festival. For the past three seasons he has been the assistant conductor to Iván Fischer.
In 2012, Vladimir completed his masters of Operatic/Symphonic conducting at the St Petersburg State Conservatoire at the top of his class. Whilst a student there he became a regular conductor of the State Hermitage Orchestra which included a cd recording and he also conducted a number of opera productions including La Traviata, Evgeny Onegin, Aida and 'The complaints book'.
He went on to work on a production of Prince Igor at the Hamburg State Opera and soon after became the Assistant conductor of Ivan Fischer both in Budapest and in Berlin.
His technical clarity, emotional freedom and multi-lingual skills result in moving and insightful collaborations across a broad range of repertoire.
Debut to Master Concert Series: www.debutmaster.com