Dimitrij Kitajenko (Dmitry, Dmitri, Dimitri, Kitayenko, Kitaenko)

Rachmaninoff live in Cologne: "The expression of the extraordinary"

"The expression of the extraordinary” – that was the title of Remy Franck's review of the Cologne Gürzenich Orchestra's most recent concert, a performance of Rachmaninoff's Second Symphony under the baton of Dmitri Kitaenko. Franck writes: “Often, listening to his concerts or records, I have tried to understand the Kitaenko phenomenon, a man whose rare and utterly extraordinary charisma seems to galvanise orchestras and transmit itself to audiences.” Read more: www.pizzicato.lu.

photo: Klaus Rudolph

Photo: Klaus Rudolph