He has been part of the prestigious Rising Stars and BBC New Generation Artists Programmes. Since August 2005 Alexei Ogrintchouk has been first solo oboist of the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Amsterdam with Mariss Jansons. Until then he held the same post at the Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra with Valery Gergiev - a position which he secured at the age of 20. His first CD with the works by Schumann was released on Harmonia Mundi "Nouveau musicians" Series to exceptional reviews. His discography includes the world premiere of the slow movement of Beethoven oboe concerto (Raptus classics), music by Britten (Record One), Skalkotas (Bis Records), Mozart Oboe Concerto with the Concertgebouw Chamber Orchestra (PentaTone Classics). He also recently released Bach Oboe Concertos with the Swedish Chamber Orchestra (Bis Records).
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|Oboe d'amore Concerto in A major, BWV 1055: II. Larghetto|
|Concerto for Oboe and Violin in C minor, BWV 1060: I. Allegro|
|Oboe Concerto in F major, BWV 1053: III. Allegro|