Nvart Andreassian, conductor
Nvart Andreassian, born in Istanbul, Turkey, is a conductor who has been acknowledged by composers and colleagues from all around the World.
Throughout her musical education as a conductor for choir and orchestra, she studied with Herman Terteryan at Yerevan(Armenia)State Conservatory, with Pierre Dervaux and Jean Fournet at the Conservatoire Superieur de Musique de Paris with Edward Downes, Pierre Boulez and Peter Eötvos in the Netherlands and with Sergiu Celibidache in Germany.
As a result of her studies with Pierre Dervaux and Pierre Boulez, Andreassian is an expert interpreter of the French contemporary music.
Andreassian has been the assistant conductor of Christophe von Dohnanyi at the Paris Grand Opera and of Daniel Barenboim at the Orchestre de Paris. She received awards in Besançon International Young Conductors Competition (France) and the Yehudi Menuhin Competition (United Kingdom) in 1979.
For 20 years, she has been the artistic director of the Polychromy Contemporary Arts Festival and the conductor of the French contemporary music orchestra, Ensemble Polychromie. She worked as a choir and orchestra conductor and lecturer at the Conservatory of Lille(France).
Having symphonic works and classical operas in her extensive repertoire, Andreassian also contributed to the advancement of contemporary music. With her ensemble, Polychromie, she has conducted the premieres of more than 500 new compositions.
Andreassian has worked as the music director Tianjin Symphony Orchestra (China). She has been the music director of Armenian National Opera and associate conductor of the Perm State Opera and Ballet Theater (Russia).
Among the orchestras that she worked with as a guest conductor are;
Tianjin Symphony Orchestra (China), China National Orchestra (China), Orchestra National de Lille (France), Hilversum Radio Symphony Orchestra (Netherlands), Porto Alegre Symphony Orchestra (Brazil), Yaroslavl Symphony Orchestra (Russia), Armenian Philharmonic Orchestra, Moscow Contemporary Music Ensemble, Russian State Symphony Orchestra, and Cappella, Perm State Opera (Russia), Armenian State Opera and Ballet, Moscow “Stanislavsky” Opera, Orchestre National de L’Ile de France, Orchestre de Metz, Ensemble of Studio New Music of the Moscow State Conservatory, Janacek Philharmonic Orchestra(Czech Republic), Armenian-Turkish Youth Symphony Orchestra, Hacettepe University Youth Symphony Orchestra(Turkey) …
Since 1999, Andreassian has been facilitating workshops on “interpretation art of contemporary music” around the world. Since 2005, she is a regular lecturer at the Moscow Tchaikovsky State Conservatory.
web site : http://nvart.andreassian.free.fr