Vladimir Lande, Concert Orchestra Conductor
Vladimir Lande is the Music Director and Conductor of Siberian State Symphony Orchestra, as well as the Music Director and Conductor of "Washington Soloists” Chamber Orchestra and the Music Director and Conductor of COSMIC Symphony Orchestra.
A graduate of St. Petersburg Conservatory of Music and a former student of late famous professor Gustav Meier, maestro Lande enjoys a remarkable career as a principal and guest conductor of well-known orchestras: St. Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra, Novosibirsk Philharmonic Orchestra, Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra, the Baltimore Symphony, the National Gallery Orchestra (in Washington D.C. and on a U.S. tour); Tulsa Symphony Orchestra, National Symphony Orchestra of Peru, National Philharmonic Orchestra of Argentina, Baltimore Opera Orchestra, and many more.
Maestro Lande actively tours with various orchestras; his most recent and notable tours include Central and South America, United States, South Korea, and Europe.
Vladimir Lande boasts an extraordinary recording career. His recordings were highly critically acclaimed and received numerous awards, such as Clef D’Or Global Music Award and Award of German Classical Music Critics Association. His CDs of Schubert’s Unfinished and Great Symphonies were released on Brilliant Classic in the summer of 2011, as well as his CD of American composer James Aikman's music on Naxos. Other notable recordings include works by Respighi and Castelnuovo-Tedesco - contemporary works for "Parma Recordings” label. Currently, Vladimir Lande is in the process of recording a 17-CD cycle of the complete symphonic works of Soviet composer Mieczslaw Weinberg. Maestro Lande is an expert and active champion of contemporary music; he recorded more than 30 various CD of contemporary compositions.
Vladimir Lande's vision for contemporary music crosses genre boundaries, as in such ground-breaking projects as "Concerto for Chef and Orchestra," and, in collaboration with the perfume industry in France, "The Fragrance of Sound."
In June of 2011 Maestro Lande successfully launched series of video recordings for Naxos titled "Concerts from the Palaces of St. Petersburg.” His future plans include multiple high-definition video projects with the Siberian State Symphony Orchestra.
Vladimir has collaborated with many of today's leading soloists and rising stars, including Vadim Repin, Hilary Hahn, Pavel Milyukov, Nikolai Lugansky, Denis Matsuev, Olga Kern, Dmitry Kouzov, Xiayin Wang, Peter Laul, Maxim Mogilevsky, Eldar Nebolsin, Tianwa Yang, Gary Louie, Eugene Ugorski, Sergey Nakaryakov, Sergey Krylov, Alexander Knyazev, Andrei Gavrilov, Otto Sauter, and many more.
Vladimir’s upcoming conducting engagements include the Israel Sinfonietta Beer Sheva, National Philharmonic Orchestra of Argentina, and Cuban National Symphony Orchestra.