Published on January 11th, 2014 11:11 AM
Opera Lively traveled to Greece and interviewed in person maestro Myron Michailidis, Artistic Director of the very dynamic and resourceful Greek National Opera. [Opera Lively interview # 123]
Myron Michailidis is regarded today as one of the most important Greek conductors of his generation. His vivid conducting style is characterized by conviction and authority coupled by outstanding dynamic control and variety of expression. Since 2011 he has been serving as Artistic Director of The Greek National Opera (GNO), following his former position as General Artistic Director and Principal Conductor of The Thessaloniki National Orchestra (TSSO), a post held since 2004. Between 1999 until 2004, Maestro Michailidis was Permanent Conductor at the Opera of Eastern Saxony in Germany.