Gintaras Rinkevicius

Music and Artistic Director, Lithuanian State Symphony Orchestra in Vilinius
Chief Conductor of the Novosibirsk Philharmonic Orchestra


For the last 4 decades I have not had a stronger music experience… Besides all personal achievements (singers) and the magnificent choir, it is the orchestra, who literally speaking plays for their lives under house’s Lithuanian chief conductor Gintaras Rinkevicius. Remember this name, since he is as clear-sighted performer as Mikhail Pletnev and as fierily temperamental as Valerij Gergiev! Critic Carl-Gunnar Ahlén, “Svenskas Dagbladet” (about the Otello production at the Malmö Opera, Sweden) Read more