• "Kochanovsky has confirmed his place among the great conductors of our days."
    – Diapason Magazine
  • "Music in the best hands..."
    – Aachener Zeitung
  • “Every aspect of this supercharged work thrived under his direction”
    – Classical Source / Philharmonia Orchestra, London
  • “The finale’s blazing coda was Brucknerian in nobility, and this impressive conductor was duly acclaimed.”
    – backtrack / Philharmonia Orchestra, London
  • "The aristocratic gesture, the languid and poetic sensibility of Kochanovsky emerge here at its best."
    – GB Opera Magazine
  • “…his gesture is elegant, beautiful and very refined, which almost seems to sculpt the sound.”
    – Stefano Ceccarelli / L’Ape Musicale (L’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia)
  • "This was a performance of outstanding vision."
    – The Sydney morning herald

Upcoming concerts

Today 24 May 2022
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
11 June SAT | 2022
20:15

Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra

Netherlands / Amsterdam, Concertgebouw
Nikolai LUGANSKY, piano

Tawfiq: M.C. Escher's Imagination for Orchestra 
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.1
Shostakovich: Symphony No.6

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Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
12 June SUN | 2022
14:15

Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra

Netherlands / Amsterdam, Concertgebouw
Nikolai LUGANSKY, piano

Tawfiq: M.C. Escher's Imagination for Orchestra 
Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.1
Shostakovich: Symphony No.6

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NDR Radiophilharmonie
30 June THU | 2022
19:00

NDR Radiophilharmonie

Germany / Hannover, Sendesaal

Borodin Overture and Polovetsian Dances from Opera "Prince Igor"
Tchaikovsky Symphony No.4

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Biography

After successful debuts with the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Wiener Symphoniker and Oslo Philharmonic highlights of the 2021/22 season include debuts with the Elbphilharmonie Orchester NDR, Lucerne Symphony Orchestra and returns to conduct the Orchestre de Paris, The Philharmonia Orchestra (London), Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Rotterdam Philharmonic, DR Danish National Symphony Orchestra, Netherlands Radio Philharmonic, Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse and the main Russian orchestras such as the St.Petersburg Philharmonic, Mariinsky Orchestra, Russian National Orchestra, National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia and the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra.

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