Chamber orchestra of musicians of Mariinsky Theatre
Maestro Alexey Repnikov
Maestro Alexei Repnikov is the follower of St. Petersburg academic school of classical music.
Alexey was trained at the George Strautman and after he graduated from the St. Petersburg State Conservatory. ON. Rimsky-Korsakov, and was admitted to the Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra.
After graduating from St Petersburg Conservatoire in 1991 (trombone class of Georgy Strautman) he continued his studies at the St Petersburg State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatoire (trombone class of senior lecturer Boris Vinogradov and Professor Viktor Sumerkin).
In autumn 1991 he joined the Mariinsky Theatre as an Symphony Orchestra musician (trombone section). Being a conductor of the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra since 2007, he made his debut with the ballets “Le Sacre du printemps” and “The Magic Nut” (2007).
As a conductor he has toured with the Mariinsky Theatre troup to Covent Garden (Great Britain), the Festspielhaus (Germany) and the Metropolitan Opera and the Kennedy Center (USA), as well as touring to Tokyo, Bangkok, Singapore, Barcelona, Valencia and Hong Kong.