Lorenzo Gentili-Tedeschi was born in Milan on December 31st 1988 and graduated cum laude at the age of 16 from “Gaetano Donizetti” Conservatory in Bergamo. He attended lessons with Francesco de Angelis at the Haute école de musique de Sion (Switzerland), where he obtained his Master degree performing Beethoven violin concerto with Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne.
He afterwards taught in Sion as Francesco De Angelis’ assistant for two years.
From 2014 to 2017, he is a member of the London Philharmonic Orchestra, with whom he performs at Royal Festival Hall and Royal Albert Hall for the BBC Proms in London, tours extensively Europe, America, China and plays at Glyndebourne Opera Festival.
Once back to Italy, he began to work as guest leader of Orchestra Regionale Toscana, Florence.
Lorenzo performed with the main italian orchestras as Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala, Filarmonica della Scala, Orchestra del Teatro Regio di Torino, Orchestra da Camera di Mantova and I Solisti di Pavia, under the baton of Gustavo Dudamel, Daniel Barenboim, Valery Gergiev, Riccardo Chailly, Yuri Temirkanov and many others. He is regularly guest leader at Orchestra del Teatro Petruzzelli in Bari after being leader of Orchestra dell’Accadmia del Teatro alla Scala for five years, appearing as a soloist too in the Kammerkonzert by Alban Berg in Rome and Milan.
In 2012 Lorenzo was a member of the Lucerne Festival Academy, working with Pierre Boulez and Pablo Heras Casado as leader of the ensemble.