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Alexander Humala
Belarusian born young conductor, characterized as a keen, sensitive and bright music ideas maker, a gifted young man, who is always able to create new and inspirational music. Having combined backgrounds of a strong Russian music tradition with the European musical and cultural development, he sharply presents himself as a truly promising musician.

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Bio Alexander Humala studied choral and symphony conducting at Belarusian Academy of Music and Rotterdam Conservatory. Gained experience in masterclasses with such сonductors as Collin Metters, Jorma Panula, Yoel Levi, Peter Eotvos, Marin Alsop. He assisted such maestros as Stanislaw Skrowaczewski, Christoph Eschenbach, Lorin Maazel, Krzysztof Penderecki, Martyn Brabbins. Won the first prize at the Jazep Vitos international conducting competition in Riga 2009, and the first prize at the International choir conducting competition "Toward Polyphony" in Wroclaw 2011. Laureate of the Grand Premium of the President of the Republic of Belarus (2010 and 2012). Man of the year of the Minsk Region in 2017 (Belarus). During “Gaude Polonia” scholarship, provided by Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage (2009 and 2012), gained experience as conductor assistant in Wroclaw Opera House and Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra. In 2010 was awarded by Huygens scholarship, provided by Dutch Ministry of Culture for the best students in the Netherlands. Participated in music festivals such as: Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra, Parnu Summer Festival, St. Magnus festival in Orkney Island, Castleton festival, Cabrilo Festival, National Music Festival (USA). In 2013 served as a chief conductor at the Magutny Boza (Almighty God) music festival (Mahilyow, Belarus). Was a music director of the Minsk Festival Project Orchestra — organized several editions of music festivals from baroque to contemporary repertoire. Conducted such orchestras as the Netherlands Symphony Orchestra, Haifa Symphony Orchestra, Belarus Philharmonic Orchestra, Latvian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Krakow Philharmonic, Polish Radio Orchestra in Warsaw, National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia and the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice, and other. As opera conductor he was at the Wroclaw Opera, Baltic Opera, Lyon National Opera, and Yekaterinburg Opera. Conducted at the Masterlcass of Russian opera repertoire for singers organized by The International Vocal Competition 's-Hertogenbosch and the Dutch National Opera. Since 2013 Alexander Humala is chief conductor and artistic director of the Belarusian State Chapel “Sonorus”. In 2014-2016 was assisting conductor at the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice (NOSPR). From 2018 conductor-intern of the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia – chief conductor and artistic director Vladimir Spivakov. Upcoming season highlights include debut with Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, continuing collaboration with the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia.

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info@alexhumala.com MANAGEMENT Ludwig van Beethoven Association Mirosława Wachowska-Nowak mira@beethoven.org.pl +48 692 425 608 Belarus State Music Chapel “Sonorus” 220005 Minsk, Gikalo, 4. +375 (17) 202-14-66 sonorus-capella@tut.by Alexander Humala, 2018 Website by Ivan Kravtsov
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Alexander Humala
Belarusian born young conductor, characterized as a keen, sensitive and bright music ideas maker, a gifted young man, who is always able to create new and inspirational music. Having combined backgrounds of a strong Russian music tradition with the European musical and cultural development, he sharply presents himself as a truly promising musician.
Bio
Alexander Humala studied choral and symphony conducting at Belarusian Academy of Music and Rotterdam Conservatory. Gained experience in masterclasses with such сonductors as Collin Metters, Jorma Panula, Yoel Levi, Peter Eotvos, Marin Alsop. He assisted such maestros as Stanislaw Skrowaczewski, Christoph Eschenbach, Lorin Maazel, Krzysztof Penderecki, Martyn Brabbins. Won the first prize at the Jazep Vitos international conducting competition in Riga 2009, and the first prize at the International choir conducting competition "Toward Polyphony" in Wroclaw 2011. Laureate of the Grand Premium of the President of the Republic of Belarus (2010 and 2012). Man of the year of the Minsk Region in 2017 (Belarus). During “Gaude Polonia” scholarship, provided by Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage (2009 and 2012), gained experience as conductor assistant in Wroclaw Opera House and Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra. In 2010 was awarded by Huygens scholarship, provided by Dutch Ministry of Culture for the best students in the Netherlands. Participated in music festivals such as: Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra, Parnu Summer Festival, St. Magnus festival in Orkney Island, Castleton festival, Cabrilo Festival, National Music Festival (USA). In 2013 served as a chief conductor at the Magutny Boza (Almighty God) music festival (Mahilyow, Belarus). Was a music director of the Minsk Festival Project Orchestra — organized several editions of music festivals from baroque to contemporary repertoire. Conducted such orchestras as the Netherlands Symphony Orchestra, Haifa Symphony Orchestra, Belarus Philharmonic Orchestra, Latvian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Krakow Philharmonic, Polish Radio Orchestra in Warsaw, National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia and the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice, and other. As opera conductor he was at the Wroclaw Opera, Baltic Opera, Lyon National Opera, and Yekaterinburg Opera. Conducted at the Masterlcass of Russian opera repertoire for singers organized by The International Vocal Competition 's-Hertogenbosch and the Dutch National Opera. Since 2013 Alexander Humala is chief conductor and artistic director of the Belarusian State Chapel “Sonorus”. In 2014-2016 was assisting conductor at the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice (NOSPR). From 2018 conductor-intern of the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia – chief conductor and artistic director Vladimir Spivakov. Upcoming season highlights include debut with Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, continuing collaboration with the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia.
Сontacts info@alexhumala.com MANAGEMENT Ludwig van Beethoven Association Mirosława Wachowska-Nowak mira@beethoven.org.pl +48 692 425 608 Belarus State Music Chapel “Sonorus” 220005 Minsk, Gikalo, 4. +375 (17) 202-14-66 sonorus-capella@tut.by Alexander Humala, 2018 Website by Ivan Kravtsov
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Alexander Humala
Belarusian born young conductor, characterized as a keen, sensitive and bright music ideas maker, a gifted young man, who is always able to create new and inspirational music. Having combined backgrounds of a strong Russian music tradition with the European musical and cultural development, he sharply presents himself as a truly promising musician.
Bio Alexander Humala studied choral and symphony conducting at Belarusian Academy of Music and Rotterdam Conservatory. Gained experience in masterclasses with such сonductors as Collin Metters, Jorma Panula, Yoel Levi, Peter Eotvos, Marin Alsop. He assisted such maestros as Stanislaw Skrowaczewski, Christoph Eschenbach, Lorin Maazel, Krzysztof Penderecki, Martyn Brabbins. Won the first prize at the Jazep Vitos international conducting competition in Riga 2009, and the first prize at the International choir conducting competition "Toward Polyphony" in Wroclaw 2011. Laureate of the Grand Premium of the President of the Republic of Belarus (2010 and 2012). Man of the year of the Minsk Region in 2017 (Belarus). During “Gaude Polonia” scholarship, provided by Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage (2009 and 2012), gained experience as conductor assistant in Wroclaw Opera House and Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra. In 2010 was awarded by Huygens scholarship, provided by Dutch Ministry of Culture for the best students in the Netherlands. Participated in music festivals such as: Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra, Parnu Summer Festival, St. Magnus festival in Orkney Island, Castleton festival, Cabrilo Festival, National Music Festival (USA). In 2013 served as a chief conductor at the Magutny Boza (Almighty God) music festival (Mahilyow, Belarus). Was a music director of the Minsk Festival Project Orchestra — organized several editions of music festivals from baroque to contemporary repertoire. Conducted such orchestras as the Netherlands Symphony Orchestra, Haifa Symphony Orchestra, Belarus Philharmonic Orchestra, Latvian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Krakow Philharmonic, Polish Radio Orchestra in Warsaw, National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia and the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice, and other. As opera conductor he was at the Wroclaw Opera, Baltic Opera, Lyon National Opera, and Yekaterinburg Opera. Conducted at the Masterlcass of Russian opera repertoire for singers organized by The International Vocal Competition 's-Hertogenbosch and the Dutch National Opera. Since 2013 Alexander Humala is chief conductor and artistic director of the Belarusian State Chapel “Sonorus”. In 2014-2016 was assisting conductor at the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice (NOSPR). From 2018 conductor-intern of the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia – chief conductor and artistic director Vladimir Spivakov. Upcoming season highlights include debut with Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, continuing collaboration with the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia.
Сontacts
info@alexhumala.com MANAGEMENT Ludwig van Beethoven Association Mirosława Wachowska-Nowak mira@beethoven.org.pl +48 692 425 608 Belarus State Music Chapel “Sonorus” 220005 Minsk, Gikalo, 4. +375 (17) 202-14-66 sonorus-capella@tut.by
Alexander Humala, 2018 Website by Ivan Kravtsov
Alexander Humala
Belarusian born young conductor, characterized as a keen, sensitive and bright music ideas maker, a gifted young man, who is always able to create new and inspirational music. Having combined backgrounds of a strong Russian music tradition with the European musical and cultural development, he sharply presents himself as a truly promising musician.
Bio
Alexander Humala studied choral and symphony conducting at Belarusian Academy of Music and Rotterdam Conservatory. Gained experience in masterclasses with such сonductors as Collin Metters, Jorma Panula, Yoel Levi, Peter Eotvos, Marin Alsop. He assisted such maestros as Stanislaw Skrowaczewski, Christoph Eschenbach, Lorin Maazel, Krzysztof Penderecki, Martyn Brabbins. Won the first prize at the Jazep Vitos international conducting competition in Riga 2009, and the first prize at the International choir conducting competition "Toward Polyphony" in Wroclaw 2011. Laureate of the Grand Premium of the President of the Republic of Belarus (2010 and 2012). Man of the year of the Minsk Region in 2017 (Belarus). During “Gaude Polonia” scholarship, provided by Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage (2009 and 2012), gained experience as conductor assistant in Wroclaw Opera House and Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra. In 2010 was awarded by Huygens scholarship, provided by Dutch Ministry of Culture for the best students in the Netherlands. Participated in music festivals such as: Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra, Parnu Summer Festival, St. Magnus festival in Orkney Island, Castleton festival, Cabrilo Festival, National Music Festival (USA). In 2013 served as a chief conductor at the Magutny Boza (Almighty God) music festival (Mahilyow, Belarus). Was a music director of the Minsk Festival Project Orchestra — organized several editions of music festivals from baroque to contemporary repertoire. Conducted such orchestras as the Netherlands Symphony Orchestra, Haifa Symphony Orchestra, Belarus Philharmonic Orchestra, Latvian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Krakow Philharmonic, Polish Radio Orchestra in Warsaw, National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia and the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice, and other. As opera conductor he was at the Wroclaw Opera, Baltic Opera, Lyon National Opera, and Yekaterinburg Opera. Conducted at the Masterlcass of Russian opera repertoire for singers organized by The International Vocal Competition 's-Hertogenbosch and the Dutch National Opera. Since 2013 Alexander Humala is chief conductor and artistic director of the Belarusian State Chapel “Sonorus”. In 2014-2016 was assisting conductor at the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice (NOSPR). From 2018 conductor-intern of the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia – chief conductor and artistic director Vladimir Spivakov. Upcoming season highlights include debut with Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, continuing collaboration with the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia.
Сontacts info@alexhumala.com MANAGEMENT Ludwig van Beethoven Association Mirosława Wachowska-Nowak mira@beethoven.org.pl +48 692 425 608 Belarus State Music Chapel “Sonorus” 220005 Minsk, Gikalo, 4. +375 (17) 202-14-66 sonorus-capella@tut.by Alexander Humala, 2018 Website by Ivan Kravtsov
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Belarusian born young conductor, characterized as a keen, sensitive and bright music ideas maker, a gifted young man, who is always able to create new and inspirational music. Having combined backgrounds of a strong Russian music tradition with the European musical and cultural development, he sharply presents himself as a truly promising musician.
Bio Alexander Humala studied choral and symphony conducting at Belarusian Academy of Music and Rotterdam Conservatory. Gained experience in masterclasses with such сonductors as Collin Metters, Jorma Panula, Yoel Levi, Peter Eotvos, Marin Alsop. He assisted such maestros as Stanislaw Skrowaczewski, Christoph Eschenbach, Lorin Maazel, Krzysztof Penderecki, Martyn Brabbins. Won the first prize at the Jazep Vitos international conducting competition in Riga 2009, and the first prize at the International choir conducting competition "Toward Polyphony" in Wroclaw 2011. Laureate of the Grand Premium of the President of the Republic of Belarus (2010 and 2012). Man of the year of the Minsk Region in 2017 (Belarus). During “Gaude Polonia” scholarship, provided by Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage (2009 and 2012), gained experience as conductor assistant in Wroclaw Opera House and Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra. In 2010 was awarded by Huygens scholarship, provided by Dutch Ministry of Culture for the best students in the Netherlands. Participated in music festivals such as: Lucerne Festival Academy Orchestra, Parnu Summer Festival, St. Magnus festival in Orkney Island, Castleton festival, Cabrilo Festival, National Music Festival (USA). In 2013 served as a chief conductor at the Magutny Boza (Almighty God) music festival (Mahilyow, Belarus). Was a music director of the Minsk Festival Project Orchestra — organized several editions of music festivals from baroque to contemporary repertoire. Conducted such orchestras as the Netherlands Symphony Orchestra, Haifa Symphony Orchestra, Belarus Philharmonic Orchestra, Latvian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Krakow Philharmonic, Polish Radio Orchestra in Warsaw, National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia and the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice, and other. As opera conductor he was at the Wroclaw Opera, Baltic Opera, Lyon National Opera, and Yekaterinburg Opera. Conducted at the Masterlcass of Russian opera repertoire for singers organized by The International Vocal Competition 's-Hertogenbosch and the Dutch National Opera. Since 2013 Alexander Humala is chief conductor and artistic director of the Belarusian State Chapel “Sonorus”. In 2014-2016 was assisting conductor at the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice (NOSPR). From 2018 conductor-intern of the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia – chief conductor and artistic director Vladimir Spivakov. Upcoming season highlights include debut with Warsaw Philharmonic Orchestra, continuing collaboration with the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Krakow Philharmonic Orchestra and the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia.
Сontacts info@alexhumala.com MANAGEMENT Ludwig van Beethoven Association Mirosława Wachowska-Nowak mira@beethoven.org.pl +48 692 425 608 Belarus State Music Chapel “Sonorus” 220005 Minsk, Gikalo, 4. +375 (17) 202-14-66 sonorus-capella@tut.by Alexander Humala, 2018 Website by Ivan Kravtsov