Ludwigs
Burg
Festival

Oksana Lyniv

Conductor

[This text has been translated electronically.] Oksana Lyniv left her Ukrainian homeland to assist General Music Director Kirill Petrenko at the Bavarian State Opera. She then served as principal conductor at the Graz Opera from 2017 to 2020. After debuts in other European and international countries, the conductor is now one of the best-known women in her field. In 2021, she will be the first woman to take the conductor's podium on the green hill after 145 years of Bayreuth Festival history. In addition, in 2020 she was awarded the OPER! AWARDS of the professional journal OPER!

Oksana Lyniv

© Oleh Pavliuchenkov

Oksana Lyniv

© Oleksandr Shamov

Oksana Lyniv

© Werner Kmetitsch

Oksana Lyniv

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Oksana Lyniv in conversation with Festival Director Jochen Sandig on 9 December 2020

Oksana Lyniv talks about her opening concert of the Ludwigsburg Festival with the Festival Orchestra on 6 May 2021 and her debut with two works that mean a lot to her personally: Ludwig van Beethoven's 6th Symphony and Gustav Mahler's »Das Lied von der Erde«.