Arseny Samsonov

Arseny Samsonov (born in 1990 in Moscow) first studied horn playing at the Tchaikovsky Academic Music College at the Moscow State Conservatory (A.S. Demin's class) and then graduated from the Moscow State Conservatory (I.V. Makarov's class) in 2014.

He has taken part, both as a soloist and an orchestra member, in various festivals in Russia and Europe. He has played in orchestras under the baton of Mariss Jansons, Gennady Rozhdestvensky, Semyon Bychkov, Alexender Lazarev, Vladimir Jurowski, Kent Nagano, Mikhail Pletnev, Yury Simonov.

He had been a soloist of the Academic Symphony Orchestra of the Moscow Philharmonic Society in 2014-2017. Since 2017 he has been a soloist of the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia, second French Horn.