Boian Videnoff is the Artistic and General Director of the Mannheimer Philharmoniker whose artistic profile he has continuously formed since he founded the orchestra in 2010. He has led the young ensemble on concert tours and guest performances to China, Russia, Italy, Spain, Belgium, Germany and Switzerland and collaborated with renown soloists such as Martha Argerich, Mischa Maisky, Sonya Yoncheva, Sergei Babayan, Lars Vogt, Johannes Moser, Valentina Lisitsa, Julian Steckel, Sergei Nakariakov, Igor Levit and others. He has appeared in important concert venues such as the Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, the Philharmonie im Gasteig Munich, the Herkulessaal in Munich, the Philharmonie in Cologne, the Philharmonie Luxembourg, the Auditorio Nacional in Madrid, the Queen Elizabeth Hall in Antwerp, the Auditorium „la Verdi“ in Milan, the Alte Oper Frankfurt, the Stadt Casino Basel, the Meistersingerhalle Nuremberg and the Liederhalle Stuttgart. As a guest conductor he has worked with orchestras such as the Antwerp Symphony Orchestra, the WDR Radio Orchestra Cologne, the Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern, the Israel Camerata Jerusalem, the Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie, the Orchestra della Svizzera Italiana in Lugano, the Kremerata Baltica, the Frankfurt Opera Orchestra, the Nürnberger Symphoniker, the Philharmonie Südwestfalen, the Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra, the Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestre de Chambre du Luxembourg, the Basel Sinfonietta, the Biel-Solothurn Symphony Orchestra, the „George Enescu“ Philharmonic Bucharest and others.
Boian Videnoff is very passionate about promoting classical music to broad audiences. He has created with the Mannheimer Philharmoniker a series of educational concerts for children and open rehearsals for families. He also has been essentially responsible for the conception and development of HomeSymphony®, a platform for live concert broadcasts on the internet and the realisation of a video screen enhanced concert series at the Rosengarten in Mannheim. Furthermore he is also a co-Founder and co-CEO of Enote, the world's largest and most comprehensive sheet music digitization project in history, fully powered by artificial intelligence.
Boian Videnoff was born in 1987 into a musical family. He grew up in Italy and Germany, where he received his musical education on the violin, piano, oboe and singing, before studying conducting with Jorma Panula and Gianluigi Gelmetti.