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Dmitrij Kitajenko

Dmitrij Kitajenko - © Foto: Klaus Rudolph; © Dmitrij Kitajenko

born on 18/8/1940 in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation

Dmitri Kitayenko

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Dmitri Georgievich Kitayenko (born 18 August 1940) is a Russian conductor.

He was born in Leningrad, Soviet Union and studied at the Glinka Conservatory and those of Leningrad and Moscow. He was a prizewinner in the first Herbert von Karajan competition in 1969.[1]

Kitayenko was music director of the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra for 14 years. He has also held principal conductorships with the Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra (1990-1998), the Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra (1990-1996), KBS Symphony Orchestra (1999-2004) and the Bern Symphony Orchestra (1990-2004). He has also served as principal conductor of the Stanislavski and Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Academic Music Theatre (1970-1976).


  1. Cummings, Robert. [Dmitri Kitayenko at All Music Guide Biography: Dmitri Kitayenko]. AMG. Retrieved on 8 May 2010.

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