13.07 2018

 Masterpieces of classical music (concert within practice with orchestra program)

Derzhavin Palace

F. Mendelssohn — Simphony h-moll for string orchestra №10

D.Shostakovich — Chamber Symphony

R.Wagner — Siegfried Idyll

J.Haydn — Symphony #35

Conductor — Martim Tavares


11.07 2018

 Masterpieces of classical music (concert within practice with orchestra program)

Sheremetev palace


Glinka «Waltz-Fantasia»

Tchaikovsky — Symphony #4

Akira Ifukube — «Ballata Sinfonica» Russian Premiere

Conductor: Katsu Yamane


In August 2018 the orchestra performed with great success at the Young Euro Classic International Music Festival of Classical Music in Berlin and now continues its development.

D. Shostakovich — Symphony #14

D.Anzarokov Concerto for Oboe and Chamber Orchestra

P. Tchaikovsky — Serenade for strings

Conductor — Migran Agadzhanian

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In May 2018 the Youth Symphony orchestra and International Academy of Music of Elena Obraztsova feat. Chorus of Mariinsky Theatre made International opera-conducting masterclass

«Carmen» by Bizet

Final concert took place at The Small Hall of Saint-Petersburg Philharmonia.

Participants of masterclass were conductors from France, USA, Japan, S.Korea and Russia.


Watch final concert




2 August, 2017

Gold collection of Vienna classical music

The Lutheran Church of Saint Peter and Saint Paul

German violinist Aram Badalian and Maestro Arman Tigranian performed compositions of great representatives of Vienna school Golden era: Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Mozart.

Aram Badalian is laureate of many international competitions. He appears regularly at many European music festivals  including: Goppisberger Musikwochen in Wallis, Switzerland, Weingartner Musiktage, Germany. He collaborated with renowned musicians including Albrecht Breuninger, Valery Oistrakh, Sergey Khachatryan.


Ludwig van Beethoven

Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus, Op. 43

Symphony №2 in D major, Op 36

Felix Mendelssohn

Violin Concerto in E Minor Op.64

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Violin Concerto №5  in A major

8 May, 2017

Gallery of Masterpieces

The D.D.Shostakovich St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonia

Small Hall

In the depth of spring, laureate of international contests, violinist Maria Lazareva accompanied by The Youth Symphony orchestra performed in The Small Hall of the Saint-Petersburg Philharmonia with renowned violin concertos of two legendary figures of Vienna’s musical world — Beethoven and Mendelssohn.

Soloist — Laureate of international contests Maria Lazareva


Ludwig van Beethoven

Coriolan Overture, ор. 62;

Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61.

Felix Mendelssohn

The Hebrides Overture («Fingal’s Cave»), ор. 26;

Violin Concerto in E Minor Op.64.

29 April, 2017

Gold collection of Opera Arias

The D.D.Shostakovich St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonia

Small Hall

The Youth Symphony orchestra together with soloist of the Bolshoi Theatre Roman Muravitsky and Ekaterina Monisova performed in The Small Hall of the Saint-Petersburg Philharmonia with fragments from operas by V.Bellini, G.Puccini, G.Verdi, etc.


V.Bellini — Aria of Norma «Casta Diva»


Aria of Cavaradossi, “Tosca”

Aria «Un bel di, vedremo», “Madama Butterfly”

Aria of Kalaf, “Turandot”

Mimi and Rodolfo Duet «O soave fanciulla»,  “La Bohème”


Violetta and Alfredo duet «Un di felice», “La traviata”

Violetta and Alfredo duet  «Parigi o cara, noi lasceremo», “La traviata”

J.Massenet — Manon Gavotte, “Manon”

G.Bizet — Aria of Jose, “Carmen”

C.Gounod — Aria of Marguerite «Ah! je ris de me voir…», “Faust”

R. Leoncavallo — Aria Canio, “Pagliacci”

7 December, 2016

Symphony concert of Armenian classical music

St. Petersburg State Capella

The programme of this concert shows the diversity of Armenian music. The Youth Symphony orchestra performed both widely known pieces by Armenian composers, and works which are seldom performed in concert halls.



Waltz from Masquerade Suite

Violin Concerto in D minor

A.Terterian — Symphony No. 4


13689645_1393842970642135_261352345_nAugust 2016

From 2 to 8 August 2016 the Youth Symphony orchestra toured to Alicante (Spain) where after the preliminary selection it received an opportunity to participate in a very prestigious festival of youth orchestras. In its frames the orchestra gave 4 concerts performing 7th symphony and Fidelio Overture by Beethoven, Serenade for string orchestra by Tchaikovsky, Concert for double base and the orchestra by Koussevitzky and many others.

Information about festival.



The New Year’s Strauss Gala Concerts

It has long been a european tradition at the New Year to present a program consisting of the nostalgic and lively music from the repertoire of the family of Johann Strauss.  The Youth Symphony orchestra led series of Strauss Gala concerts in glorious concert halls of St.Petersburg: The Alexandrinsky Theatre, Sheremetev Palace, Beloselsky-Belozersky Palace, Concert Hall of Contemporary Art Museum “Erarta”, etc.



Compositions by Johann Strauss, Jr., Josef Strauss, Johann Strauss, sen., Johannes Brahms, Pyotr Tchaikovsky, etc.


6 May, 2015

Benefit concert for military veterans

The D.D.Shostakovich St. Petersburg Academic Philharmonia

Grand Hall

On May 6 the “Charity City St.Petersburg” Foundation and The Youth Symphony orchestra led the concert dedicated to veterans of the Second World War. About 1500 Veterans of Labour and the War visited this concert.

Soloist — Laureate of international contests Evgeny Izotov


D.Anzarokov — Concertino for Grand Symphony orchestra

J.Cochran — 2 Waltzes and Romanian  dance

S.Rachmaninoff  — Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor (Part 1)

D. Shostakovich — Symphony No. 7 in C major “Leningrad”