The Russian Chamber Philharmonic St. Petersburg was founded in 1990 by graduates of the renowned St. Petersburg State Conservatory and is one of its country’s most significant musical ambassadors. To critical acclaim worldwide, the orchestra reflects the talent and famous standards of its homeland’s musical education. The Russian trademarks of utmost expression, virtuosity and the famous Russian string sound have led to the orchestra’s exceptional standards as one of the most sought-after chamber orchestras of Europe.
The orchestra regularly collaborates with world class artists such as Mischa Maisky, Sir James Galway, Sergei Nakariakov, Andrei Gavrilov and David Garrett in the most prestigious concert halls and festivals internationally.
The orchestra remains in demand for its studio productions. The 2009 SONY CD production has received the “Editor’s Choice” award from Gramophone Magazine.