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Valery Gergiev

Valery Gergiev was born on May 2, 1953 in Moscow, RSFSR, USSR as Valery Abisalovich Gergiev. He is known for his work on The War Symphonies: Shostakovich Against Stalin (1997), The Nutcracker (2008) and K-19: The Widowmaker (2002). See full bio »

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The Nutcracker
The Nutcracker Music Department
K-19: The Widowmaker
K-19: The Widowmaker Music Department
Die Frau ohne Schatten
Die Frau ohne Schatten Music Department


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 2007-2015 The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) (conductor - 4 episodes)
- Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin (2013) ... (conductor)
- Mussorgsky's Boris Godunov (2010) ... (conductor)
- Tchaikovsky's Eugene Onegin (2007) ... (conductor)
 2013 Jolanta (conductor)
 2013 Die Frau ohne Schatten (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2012 The Nutcracker (Video) (conductor)
 2012 Incognita (conductor) / (music supervisor)
 2010 Devoted to Dance (Documentary) (conductor)
 2009 Stravinsky et les Ballets Russes (Video) (conductor)
 2008 The Nutcracker (Video) (conductor) / (musical director)
 2007 Swan Lake (Video) (conductor)
 2007 Purity Beats Everything (Documentary) (conductor)
 2007 Benvenuto Cellini (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2003 The Firebird (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2003 St Petersburg 300th Anniversary Gala (TV Special) (conductor)
 2002 Turandot (TV Movie) (conductor)
 2002 K-19: The Widowmaker (conductor)
 2002 Pique Dame (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1999 The Queen of Spades (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1998 Betrothal in a Monastery (The Duenna) (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1998 The Harvest of Sorrow (TV Movie documentary) (conductor)
 1997 The War Symphonies: Shostakovich Against Stalin (Documentary) (musician: piano "Rayok")
 1997 La forza del destino (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1997 Great Arias: La Forza del Destino (TV Short) (conductor)
 1996 Great Arias: Ruslan and Lyudmila (TV Short) (conductor)
 1996 Mazeppa (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1996 Ruslan and Lyudmila (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1994 Sadko (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1994 Tales from the Opera (TV Mini-Series documentary) (conductor - 1 episode)
- Murder in Manhattan (1994) ... (conductor: "Otello")
 1993 The Fiery Angel (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1991 War and Peace (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1990 Boris Godunov (TV Movie) (conductor)
 1983 The Queen of Spades: Bolshoi Opera (Video) (conductor)
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He was the conductor for the ballet, "Le Corsaire," "Swan Lake," "Chopiniana," "Les Noces," "Scheherezade," "La Bayadere," "Contrasts," "Serenade," "The Rite of Spring," and "Etudes," in The Kirov Ballet production at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden, London, England with Andrian Fadeyev, Faroukh Ruzimatov, Igor Kolb, ... See more »

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Alternate Names:

Valeri Gergiev | Walerij Giergijew

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Artistic and General Director of Mariinsky Theater Since 1996. See more »

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