Georgios Balatsinos 

Georgios Balatsinos received a comprehensive musical education in violin, viola, piano, composition and conducting at the Conservatories of Detmold, Geneva, Luzern and Milano. He has studied with David Zinman, Gianluigi Gelmetti and Neeme Järvi. During his studies, he received awards from various foundations (Lyra Foundation, Hirschmann Foundation, Onassis Foundation, the IKY Foundation, etc.).

In July 2015, he debuted at the Musikverein, Vienna at the SCL Festival. He won the first prize in the "International Conducting Competition of the Black Sea 2012" in Russia. He currently conducts the Youth Orchestra Arabesque and the Sinfonietta Mosaique.