Russian-born Dmitri Zrajevski holds a master’s degree in orchestral conducting from the Conservatoire de musique de Québec and a bachelor’s degree in theory and composition from Université de Montréal. In 2013, he co-founded the Chœur cosmopolite de Montréal, acting as its musical director until 2017. In 2018, he was invited to form and conduct the chorus of the Orchestre symphonique de musique de film de Québec, becoming the orchestra’s musical director the following year. In 2019, he was also appointed assistant conductor of the Orchestre philharmonique des musiciens de Montréal.Recipient of the Monique-Barry Scholarship, the Garnier Scholarship and the MeritScholarship of the Fondation du Conservatoire de musique et d’art dramatique du Québec, during his studies he assembled a string orchestra and presented a concert of Russian classical music at Université Laval, thanks to the joint support of theCanadian Foundation of Russian Culture and the Moscow- Québec Centre. The same year, he also conducted the Orchestre du Conservatoire de musique de Québec at the Palais Montcalm, as part of the Conservatoire’s 75th anniversary celebrations. In fall 2020, he was hired to lead the Orchestre du Conservatoire, a position he has been invited to fulfill again for the 2021-2022 academic year.Since the summer of 2020, he has assisted various guest conductors at the Orchestre symphonique deQuébec, also acting as their sound mixing consultant on recordings. In May 2021, he conducted the Orchestre symphonique de Québec at its annual benefit concert at theGrand Théâtre de Québec.Throughout his studies, Dmitri has taken part in masterclasses in Québec and abroad with conductors Bramwell Tovey, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Yoav Talmi andGilles Auger, among others. In 2019 as in 2021, he was selected by Maestro Talmi and Maestro Tovey, respectively, to conduct the Orchestre symphonique de Québec in concert, as part of the Domaine Forget International Music Festival.