Artistic Director & Conductor (co-founder)
Kristo Kondakçi is an active young conductor in Boston. In addition to Eureka, Kristo is the assistant conductor of the Boston Landmarks Orchestra and conducting fellow of the Boston Philharmonic. His other conducting activities include concerts with the National Albanian Orchestra, North End Music & Performing Arts Center and projects with Music for Food and East Coast Scoring.
Kristo holds a Master’s Degree in Conducting (2015) and a Bachelor's Degree in Composition (2013) from the New England Conservatory, where he was named a Beneficent Society Scholar (2013) and hailed as NEC's Scholarship Star (2012).
He believes that classical music has a powerful role in society as a metaphor for teamwork and community and was recently named a cultural representative of the Albanian Diaspora by the Albanian Embassy in Washington, D.C. and by the Albanian Government for his work in using music to bring the Albanian community together.
Check out www.kristokondakci.com for more details.