Innovative Australian Conductor Vladimir Fanshil debuted this season with: the Budapest Festival Orchestra, Konzerthaus Orchestra Berlin, NFM Wroclaw Philharmonic, Mariinsky Theatre, Bashmet Festival, Odessa National Philharmonic and at the Odessa National Opera. 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. Whilst a student there he became a regular conductor of the State Hermitage Orchestra which included a cd recording of Shnittke and he also conducted a number of opera productions including La Traviata, Evgeny Onegin, Aida and modern opera - '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 from 2013-2017.
His technical clarity, emotional freedom and multi-lingual skills result in moving and insightful collaborations across a broad range of repertoire.
Vladimir is also a published poet and continues to write Poetry.