Fyodor Cherniavsky, Music Director & Conductor
British-born conductor Fyodor Cherniavsky received his musical training at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London. He studied conducting with Brian Brockless at Morley College, London and with the legendary Sergiu Celibidache in Munich, Germany.
Mr. Cherniavsky is active as a guest conductor in the orchestral, choral and operatic fields, as well as musicals and pops concerts. His guest conducting assignments have included orchestras and choruses throughout the southeastern United States. In demand as a clinician and adjudicator, he has conducted youth orchestras and has also designed and presented children’s concerts.
As an educator he has held the position of Assistant Professor at Georgia State University and currently is on faculty at Georgia Perimeter College in Atlanta. In addition to his work as a conductor, Mr. Cherniavsky is a producer for ACA Digital, Albany Records, American Public Media and Telarc International.
He currently serves as Broadcast Recording Producer of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra for its local and national concert broadcasts. In spring 2006 he was appointed Music Director and Conductor of the DeKalb Symphony Orchestra.