Mikhail Kirkhhoff – Chief Conductor of the Moscow Youth Symphony Orchestra, Chief Conductor of the Kaliningrad Musical Theater, Conductor of the Kaliningrad Symphony Orchestra, Artistic Director and Chief Conductor of the Eurasian Stars International Music Festival, Chief Conductor of the ‘Ak Ertis’International Music Festival, President of the Eurasian Art Development Foundation. Currently, he also holds a post of a lecturer at the State Music and Pedagogical Institute named after M.M. Ippolitov-Ivanov in Moscow, Russia.
Mikhail was born in Moscow. He graduated from the A. V. Sveshnikov State Academic Russian Choir and later in 2009 with honors from the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory.
In 2010-2012 worked at the Istanbul State Opera and Ballet (Turkey), in 2012–2017 - in the Samsun State Opera and Ballet (Turkey).
In 2018-2020 Kirchhoff worked as Principal Guest Conductor of the State Symphony Orchestra "Academy of Soloists" (Kazakhstan).
In 2019, he held 10 performances as part of the Karaganda Academic Theater of the Musical Comedy tour in Almaty (Kazakhstan).
In 2019-2020 Mikhail conducted a joint tour with internationally acclaimed soloists Hayk Kazazyan (violin), Boris Andrianov (cello) and Philip Kapachevsky (piano) across Russia (Moscow, Saratov, Bryansk, Tambov, Barnaul, Astrakhan).
Throughout his carrier, the conductor performed with various orchestras in Russia, Turkey, France, Germany, Italy, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Malta, Latvia and many other countries.