Paavo Järvi is the Chief Conductor of the NHK Symphony Orchestra and Artistic Director of The Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen. He is also Artistic Adviser to the Estonian National Symphony Orchestra.
In summer 2016, Paavo Järvi concluded his highly successful tenure as Music Director of the Orchestre de Paris. Paavo Järvi has created the Estonian Festival Orchestra that brings together leading Estonian musicians with soloists from Europe’s top-ranking orchestras. Since the start of his career, Paavo Järvi has prioritised his support of Estonian composers including Arvo Pärt, Erkki-Sven Tüür, Lepo Sumera and Eduard Tubin.