George Petrou is a Greek conductor. He researched piano in the Athens Conservatory as well as the Royal Academy of Music, and performed inside a piano duo with Christos Papageorgiu. Like a conductor, Petrou offers specialised in the music of George Frederick Handel, Christoph Willibald Gluck, and additional 18th hundred years composers, pursuing historically informed methods. He’s the artistic movie director of Armonia Atenea, which uses both period and contemporary instruments and takes on a wide repertoire of music through the Baroque period to the present day era. He in addition has performed using the Munich Radio Orchestra, Concerto Köln, the Bern Symphony Orchestra, the Athens Condition Orchestra, the Bratislava Philharmonic, and Musica Viva. He offers documented for Decca, Oehms Classics, and Musikproduktion Dabringhaus und Grimm.