Who Is Tugan Sokhiev? Biography, Age, Net Worth, Height. Full Details

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Tugan Sokhiev can be described as a Russian conductor he was born on October 21, 1977, and he is currently 46 years old. It must be noted that Tugan Sokhiev started piano studies when he was seven years old and it needs to be emphasized that he first conducted at the age of 17.

This was inspired by Anatomy Briskin, who was the conductor of the North Ossetia State Philharmonic Orchestra. Tugan Sokhiev attended the Saint Petersburg Conservatory and he was one of the last students of Ilya Musin before he died in 1999.

Tugan Sokhiev’s first opera as a conductor was in respect of the production of La boheme in Iceland. Then after the General Director of Welsh National Opera(WNO) Anthony Freud honoured Tugan Sokhiev. Tugan Sokhiev was named WNO’s music director in December 2001. The position became effective in 2003 for a period of 5 years.

After working with WNO for a while, Tugan Sokhiev resigned in August 2004. This was due to issues he had with the cast of the production of Verdi’s La traviata. Later in 2005, Tugan Sokhiev assumed the role of Principal guest conductor and musical adviser with the Orchestra national du Capitole de Toulouse.

He received an honor from the French Critics Union in 2005 after a performance with the  Capitole de Toulouse orchestra. Subsequently, he became the music director of the orchestra in 2008. He also became the principal conductor, and artistic director of DSO, Berlin effective in 2012.

The Bolshol Theater named Tugan Sokhiev as its new music director in January 2014. It must be noted that on March 6, 2022, Tugan Sokhiev stepped down from his position at Bolshol Theater as well as Orchestra national du Capitole de Toulouse.

The discography of Tugan Sokhiev includes Prokofiev: Symphonie No. 5, Scythian Suite, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Sony Classical, Germany 2016, Brahms: A Flight through the Orchestra – Brahms Symphony No. 2, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, EuroArts Music International, Germany 2015, DVD/Blu-ray, Prokofiev: Ivan the Terrible, Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Sony Classical, Germany 2014, Stravinsky: L’oiseau de feu, Le sacre du printemps, Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, Naïve, France 2012, and Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2, Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances, Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse, Naïve, France, 2011, CD.

Who Is Tugan Sokhiev? Biography, Age, Net Worth, Height. Full Details

 

Tugan Sokhiev was born on October 21, 1977. He is currently 46 years old.

Even though the net worth of Tugan Sokhiev is pegged at $5 million, his height is currently not updated.

 

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