News

  • Vladimir Jurowski appointed Artistic Director of the State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia

    25.10.2011

    On 24 October 2011, the Minister of Culture of the Russian Federation, Alexander Avdeev, signed an order appointing Vladimir Jurowski as Artistic Director of the State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia, named after E. F. Svetlanov. The contract with Jurowski is for the duration of three years.

  • Spanish tour

    18.10.2011

    On 18 October 2011, the State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia, Named after E. F. Svetlanov starts its Spanish tour.

  • New CD: Mahler - Symphony No. 9

    01.09.2011

    The firm MDG (Germany) has issued a CD of Mahler's Symphony No. 9...

  • New CD: Mahler - Symphony No. 1

    20.06.2011

    The firm Bomba-Piter (Saint-Petersburg) has issued a CD of Mahler's Symphony No. 1...

  • New CD: P. Tchakovsky - Eugene Onegin

    30.05.2011

    The German label MDG just released a concert version of P. I. Tchaikovsky "Eugene Onegin" on CD.

  • New CD: E. Elgar

    17.05.2011

    The firm Bomba-Piter (Saint-Petersburg) has issued a CD of works by Edward Edgar.

  • The letter of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan in Russia

    13.05.2011

    On March 29, 2011 at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, the State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia (Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra) headed by the conductor Mark Gorenstein had a performance in memory of earthquake victims in Japan. The honorarium of the orchestra for the performance was transferred to the special account opened by the Embassy of Japan in Russia. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan in Russia Masaharu Kono addressed the State Orchestra with the following letter:

  • Concerts in Japan

    12.05.2011

    In May 2011 The State Symphony Orchestra of Russia (Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra) will act with a series of concerts in Japan.

  • Tour in China

    26.11.2009

    Dalian, Forum Davos Hall, December 15 and 16, 2009 Bejing, People's Congress Hall, December 19, 2009 Program includes music of Tchaikovsky, Glazunov and Khachaturian.