Saint-Petersburg Philarmonic Brass-Quintet
The «Russian Brass» was created in 1997 by joining the outstanding musicians of
two leading groups of Russia: the St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra (conducter
Yu. Temirkanov), Honoured collective of Russia, and the Mariinski (Kirov) Theater
Orchestra (conducter V.Gergiev).
phone/fax: +7 (812) 113-6759
St. Petersburg Double Duet
Bright and extraordinary event took place in the St. Petersburg musical life.
New company - Double Duet "Ma.Gr.Ig.Al" appeared on theatre stage. It is a tradition
that at the beginning of the century new unordinary ideas and musical projects
established. I. Ponomarenko - former leader of the famous Petersburg "Terem quartet",
became the founder of the new company.
String Quartet (Quinten-Quartet)
The laureate of International Competitions
The Nevsky String Quartet was founded in 1995 by students of St. Petersburg Conservatoire.
Quartet had concert in Germany, Sweden, Austria.
Domras-Mandolins & Piano trio
The trio is unique by the instruments and by repertoire. The combination of national
instruments - russian domras or italian mandolins - and a classical piano gives
surprising effect. In repertoire Russian and Italian national melodies, classical
music and works of the contemporary composers.
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The Divertissement String Ensemble of St. Petersburg are all young, handsome,
merry and witty people. They love music, live music, and can do everything in
music. Briefly, they are high-class professionals.
MUSICA ANTIQUA RUSSICA
Early Music Ensemble
Harp & Violin & Vocal
was founded in 1992 and was originally named "The New Philharmonic Quartet". Unlike
the most of string quartets starting from classes of conservatories, this ensemble
was formed by four mature professional musicians, who had already had behind a
rich experience in solo-, chamber- and orchestra- music making as well as teaching
at the St. Petersburg State Conservatory. The group tours worldwide and in Russia,
has made live broadcasts with Radio Companies of Switzerland, BBC, and Russian
Classical Radio, as well as CDs. The full updated informational site of the Quartet
is being under construction now.
Domra - Keyboards - Bass-balalaika
Apart from playing traditional Russian music,
the Trio performs Classical music with emphasis on the Baroque period.
The quintet "Kronwerk-Brass" was founded in June 1997 in St. Petersburg.
It consists of musicians, that have graduated from the St. Petersburg Conservatoire
named after N. A. Rimsky-Korsakov - the oldest musical school in Russia - after
many years of extensive studies.
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The leading musicans of varios symphonic and theatre orchestras of St. Petersburg
as well as winners of international and national competitions are among the members
of the band. The quintet makes successful tours in Europe. In 2000 in Edinburg
the quintet got the Angel Award estabilishet by The Herald Tribune Newspaper.