(b Tallinn, Estonia, 1962).
Estonian conductor, son of Neeme Järvi. Studied perc. and cond. at Tallinn Mus. Sch. until moving in 1980 to USA, where he studied at Curtis Inst. and at Los Angeles Phil. Inst. with Bernstein. Guest cond. of many Eur. and Amer. orchs., incl. CBSO. Salzburg Fest. début 2004. LSO début 2006. Art. adv. to Estonian Nat. SO. Mus. dir. Cincinnati SO from 2001. Mus. dir. Frankfurt Radio SO from 2006.