Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla was discovered by the German Conducting Forum – Deutscher Dirigentenforum in April 2009, and has since benefitted from their conducting program and support. With the start of the 2013/2014 season, she begins her tenure as First Kapellmeister of the Opera house in Bern, Switzerland and will conduct their productions of La Traviata and The Cunning Little Vixen.
For two consecutive seasons, 2011/12 and 2012/13, Ms. Grazinyte-Tyla was 2nd Kapellmeister at the Theater Heidelberg which enabled her to conduct many opera productions and symphonic concerts.
In April 2012, Ms. Grazinyte-Tyla won the prestigious Nestle and Salzburg Festival Young Conductors Award selected from 91 applicants by a jury chaired by Maestro Ingo Metzmacher, thus giving her the opportunity to conduct the Mahler Chamber Orchestra in a symphonic concert at the Salzburger Festspiele in Salzburg in August 2012.
During the 2012/2013 season she received a “Dudamel Fellowship” from…
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