Konstantinos Diminakis, artistic director of “Orpheus Kammerorchester Wien”, studied orchestra conducting at the Vienna University for Music and Performing Arts (U.Lajovic) and piano at the University of Macedonia - Department of Music Science and Art (class D. Evnouhidou). He attended master classes with conductors including Zubin Mehta, Sir Simon Rattle, Collin Metters, Daniel Harding. He has conducted among others the Radio Symphony Orchestra Vienna, the Wiener Kammerorchester, the Kammerorchester Graz, as well as the Rzeszow Orchestra Poland, the orchestra of Ploesti Romania and ALEA III Boston. He was chosen by the London Symphony Orchestra as one of the most talented young conductors of Europe for 2012 (Donatella Flick Competition). He has conducted performances in opera houses like Klosterneuburg Opera Austria, Opera de Bauge France, Rose Theater London, National Opera of Greece and various concert halls including Musikverein Vienna, Gasteig Munich, Liederhalle Stuttgart, Brucknerhaus Linz.