Artem Lonhinov was born in Dnipro, Ukraine. At the age of 4 he started to play the violin. After graduating at the Music College in Dnipro with distinction as a violinist, composer and conductor in 2014 he moved to Germany to continue his musical education at the University of Music and performing Arts in Munich.
In February 2022, Artem completed his violin studies first with Prof. Olga Bloch-Voitova and then with Prof. Ingolf Turban. He is currently studying Master in orchestral conducting in the class of Prof. Marcus Bosch and Prof. Georg Fritzsch. As a violinist Artem has also a special focus on orchestral playing – he has been a member of the Junge Deutsche Philharmonie and has performed as a concertmaster there and in the Orchestra of University of Music and Performing Arts Munich. As a second concertmaster Artem is playing regularly with Capella Aquileia in Heidenheim. Also he is often heard in and around Munich with his string quartet “Eurasica”.
Artem Lonhinov conducted such orchestras as National Symphony Orchestra of Polish Radio, Badische Staatskapelle Karlsruhe, Stuttgart Philharmonic Orchestra, Dortmund Philharmonic Orcherstra, Beethoven Orchestra Bonn, Munich Symphony Orchestra, Munich Chamber Orchestra, Georgian Chamber Orchestra Ingolstadt, Bad Reichenhall Philharmonic Orchestra, Norddeutsche Philharmonie Rostock, Youth Orchestra of Germany and Orchestra of University of Music and Performing Arts Munich. He visited masterclasses for violin with Prof. Sergey Ostrovsky, Prof. Boris Kuschnir and Prof. Ingolf Turban, for conducting with Rupert Huber, Rüdiger Lotter, Prof. Alexander Liebreich and Prof. Jorma Panula. As an assistant conductor he worked at the State theater in Nuremberg and at the Opera Festival in Heidenheim. In July 2019 in Heidenheim Artem made his debut as an opera conductor, conducting a perfomance of Tchaikovsky’s “Pique Dame”. His second opera followed in July 2021 at the Junge Oper Weikersheim with two performances of Bizet’s Carmen. In autumn 2021, Artem assisted at the Badisches Staatstheater Karlsruhe, where he also conducted two performances of Mozart’s “La finta giardiniera”.
In April 2019 Artem Lonhinov was selected for the Conductor’s Forum of German Music Council. In 2021 he switched to the second level of funding and was included in the list of artists “Maestros of Tomorrow”.
Artem has received scholarships from the Oscar and Vera Ritter Foundation, the Orlandus Lassus Foundation, the Hildebrandt Foundation and the Germany Scholarship.