Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra

    Top Songs

    1
    Sabre DanceLeningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
    2
    Symphonie fantastique, H. 48, Op. 14: IV. Marche au supplice (March to the scaffold)Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
    3
    Dance of the HighlandersLeningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
    4
    The Firebird: IV. Infernal Dance of King KashcheiLeningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
    5
    Petruschka: II. Scene: At Petrushka's - Petrushka's RoomLeningrad Philharmonic Orchestra

    Albums

    Similar Artists

      Popular On

        About

        Biography

        The Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra has roots dating to 1882, when it was formed for the Court of Tsar Alexander III and called the Imperial Music Choir. Its inaugural concert was given on December 25, 1882, and most of its performances for the next two decades were for Court purposes. The first music director, G. Flige, served from 1882 until 1907, by which time the orchestra was staging public concerts. Under its next director, G. Varlikh, who took the podium in 1907, the orc... Read more

        Chat About Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra