Quant au chef grec Georgios Balatsinos, il ne prend pas Bellini à la légère… ce dont on lui sait le plus grand gré ! Son accompagnement est d’une extrême précision rythmique, et le délicat équilibre entre les vents et les cordes, notamment, est réalisé avec une grande maestria
He has conducted in prestigious Festivals and halls such as in Athens Festival (Norma/Greek National Opera, 2019), S. Niarchos Concert Hall (Greek National Opera 2018-19), Athens Megaron concert Hall (Athens State Orchestra, 2017-20), Berliner Philarmonic hall (Berliner Symphoniker 2016), Wiener Musikverein and Konzerthaus Wien (2015) etc.
Georgios has collaborated with artists such as Carmen Giannattasio, Dimitris Tiliakos, Kyrill Trousov, Latica Honda-Rosenberg, Wolfgang Boettcher, Armin Bachmann, Francesco Nicolosi and conducted orchestras all over Europe: in his home country, Greece, the Greek National Opera, Athens State Orchestra, Thessaloniki State Orchestra, Greek National Radio Orchestra, City of Athens Symphony Orchestra, Berlin Symphony Orchestra (Germany), National Arts Orchestra (Canada), Meiningen Hofkapella (Germany), Südwestdeutsche Philharmonie Konstanz (Germany), Orchestre Philharmonique de Nice (France), Moscow Philharmonic (Russia) Novosibirsk Philarmonic (Rusia) to name a few, as well as in Poland, Hungary, Bulgaria or Lithuania.
A few highlights of the 2019/2020 season include his return to Thessaloniki State Orchestra with soloist Nobuko Imai, in Athens Megaron with the Athens State Orchestra, Burgas National Opera, Dedalo Ensemble (Brescia). This season will also be the one of his debut with the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Omsk Philharmonic Orchestra (Russia) as well the Bacau Philarmonic.
He is a Winner of several international conducting Competitions in Bucarest(2018), Belgrad (2019), Brescia (2018) and Berlin (2016).
Georgios is currently Music Director of Sinfonietta Mosaique (Switzerland) since 2015 and Music Director of Youth Symphony Orchestra of Berner Oberland (Switzerland) since 2010.