activities of the Student Orchestra are of a level and quantity
similar to those of a professional ensemble. The Orchestra participates
in numerous activities dedicated to anniversary celebrations offamous
musicians and memorable events in the life of the country, research
The Orchestraís concert repertoire includes folk song arrangements,
original works of contemporary authors, and classic Russian and Western
compositions. A significant part of the repertoire consists of instrumentations
and arrangements of the groupís director, Professor A.V.Tikhonov,
as well as studentsí creative works.
The ensemble collaborates with Saint Petersburg composers who
write for Russian folk instruments (N. Martynov, V. Bibergan, N. Shakhmatov,
I.Tsvetkov, A. Shalov), soloists and choral ensembles.