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Culture news, 16.11.2004 14:28

The St. Petersburg Chamber Philharmonic

st_petersburg_chamber_philharmonic The St. Petersburg Chamber Philharmonic announces its opening concert of the 2004-2005 concert season conducted by its Artistic Director, Jeffery Meyer (USA) and featuring world-renown soloist Oskar Espina Ruiz (Spain), clarinet.

The concert will feature works by Basque composers from the last two centuries, most of which have never been performed in Russia, as well as one world premiere.

The St. Petersburg Chamber Philharmonic, founded in 2002 in honor of the 300th Anniversary of St. Petersburg, is a young and exciting chamber orchestra dedicated to presenting contemporary American and Russian music, as well as masterpieces of the standard classical repertoire, in unforgettable and unique concert experiences.

Date & Time:

Friday, November 26, 2004

19:00, Beloselsky-Belozersky Palace


Beloselsky-Belozersky Palace, Mirror Hall

41 Nevsky Avenue, St. Petersburg, Russia


Admission is free and open to all. (A suggested donation is requested).

Detailed program information:

Juan Crisóstomo Arriaga, Overture: Los esclavos felices

Julián Menéndez/Oskar Espina Ruiz, Concerto No. 2 for Clarinet and Orchestra

Maurice Ravel, Pavane pour une infante défunte

Luis De Pablo, Rostro (1995/6) for chamber orchestra

Jesús Guridi, In a Phoenician Vessel


Jeffery Meyer, Artistic Director

+1 (312) 593 8088

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