Dmitry Yablonski was born into a family of musicians in Moscow in 1962. His mother, Oxana
Yablonskaya is an internationally renowned pianist and professor at the
Juilliard School of Music in New York. His father is a solo oboist in
the Radio and Television Orchestra in Moscow. At the age of six, young
Dmitry was accepted into the Moscow Central Music School for gifted
children and, at the age of 9, he gave his orchestral debut playing
Haydn's Concerto in C Major for violoncello.
1977 Dmitry Yablonsky immigrated to the United States, to continue his
studies at the Juilliard School of Music, the Curtis Institute and
further educational studies at Yale University.
In 1990 Dmitry Yablonsky began his career as a conductor and was
asked to conduct the Stravinsky Octet in Camerino, Italy with members of
the Santa Cecilia orchestra. Since then his performing and conducting
career has taken off and he is now Principal Guest Conductor of the
Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra. As conductor, he has collaborated with
such famous soloists as Y.Bashmet, V.Repin, B.Berezovsky, M.Caballe,
R.Alagna and O.Yablonskaya.
conductor, Dmitry Yablonsky has performed in the famous halls of the
Concertgebouw, Carnegie Hall, Moscow Conservatory Great Hall,
St.Petersburg Philharmonic, Taiwan National Hall and La Scala among
others. As a soloist, he has performed with H.Iwaki, V.Fedoseev,
D.Kitayenko and K.Penderecki. Dmitry Yablonsky has recorded more then 20
albums for labels like Naxos-Marco Polo, Erato, Conoisseur Soc, EMS,
Discover, Sonora, Bel Air Music and Chandos. His recording with Repin
and Berezovsky of the Tchaikovsky Trio and Schostakovich Trio for the
Erato label, has won numerous prizes.