KALUGA YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
10 SEP | 15:15:00 | 2014
Violinist and conductor Mikhail Simonyan established a symphony orchestra in Kaluga in 2014. Composed of students and graduates of musical Universities of Central Federal District, the Orchestra debuted on September 9 at the Regional Philharmonic, conducted by Darrell Ang, a Maestro from Singapore. They audience was treated to Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s works, soloed by virtuoso violinist Mikhail Simonyan and Moscow Academic Operetta Theater soloist Leonid Bahtalin.
The band has been living an active creative life since. The Open Sea Foundation for Cultural and Educational Programs supported the orchestra’s tour across Russia.
Today the youth orchestra is managed by Alexander Ghindin, Honored Artist of the Russian Federation.