The National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine


Karen Kloster
North America
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Formed by the Council of Ministers of Ukraine in November of 1918, the National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine is considered to be one of the finest symphony orchestras in Eastern Europe. Its first conductor was Oleksander Horilyj. Natan Rachlin was the Artistic Director of the Orchestra from 1937 until 1962. Stefan Turchak, Volodymyr Kozhuchar, Fedir Hlushchenko, Theodore Kuchar, and Igor Blazhkov consequently conducted the Orchestra as its Principal Conductors. Other conductors who worked with the NSOU include Leopold Stokowski, Mykola (Nikolay) Malko, Igor Markevitch, Kurt Sanderling, Evgeny Mravinsky, Kiril Kondrashin, Evgeny Svetlanov, and Gennady Rozhdestvensky. Soloists who performed with the...

Upcoming Performances

2/7/2020 | 07:30 PM

Carpenter Theatre

Richmond, VA

2/8/2020 | 07:30 PM

North Penn HIgh School

Lansdale, PA

2/11/2020 | 07:30 PM

Eisenhower Auditorium

University Park, PA

2/13/2020 | 07:30 PM

Troy Savings Bank Music Hall

Troy, NY

2/14/2020 | 08:00 PM

The Hanover Theatre for the Performing Arts

Worcester, MA

2/16/2020 | 03:00 PM

Mayo Performing Arts Center

Morristown, NJ

2/19/2020 | 07:30 PM

Schar Center

Elon, NC

2/20/2020 | 07:00 PM

George Washington High School

Danville, VA

2/23/2020 | 02:00 PM

Hylton Performing Arts Center - Merchant Hall

Manassas, VA

2/25/2020 | 07:00 PM

Secrest Auditorium

Zanesville, OH

2/28/2020 | 07:30 PM

Sauder Concert Hall

Goshen, IN

2/29/2020 | 07:00 PM

Jesse Auditorium

Columbia, MO