Georg Sarkisjan is the LNSO’s concertmaster since 2015. He is a member of German orchestras, numerous chamber music ensembles, and the LNSO, which he joined in 2013.
Georg went to Emīls Dārziņš Music School and later studied at the Robert Schumann University of Music in Düsseldorf. He has participated in numerous workshops and festivals. Winner of solo performance and chamber music competitions in Lithuania, Estonia, the Czech Republic, Ukraine, Russia, and Germany.
Former member of the Gustav Mahler Youth Orchestra, the Youth Chamber Orchestra of NRW, and German Chamber Academy of Neuss am Rhein. He has performed as soloist with the Düsseldorf SO, Robert Schumann University of Music SO, State Youth Orchestra of North Rhine Westfalia, the Bonn Classical Philharmonic, the LNSO, among other orchestras.
In 2010, Sarkisjan made his debut at the Beethoven House in Bonn in the concert series The Young Stars. In 2016, he gave a brilliant solo concert at the Great Guild in Riga, performing Bach, Hindemith, and Honegger, earning a nomination for Latvia’s Grand Music Award 2016 For Outstanding Chamber Music Performance.
Georg is deeply committed to his work at the Akademie für Musik am Rhein in Düsseldorf which he co-founded with like-minded colleagues.