Belarusian Folk Orchestra

Art Director – A. Visotsky

The Belarusian Folk Orchestra is a unique phenomenon of the national musical culture, Professor I. Zhinovich, People’s Artist of the USSR stood at its cradle.  Performances in the hall of the Belarusian State Philharmonic Society, recording of musical programs at the Belarusian TV and Radio Company are evidences of the high creative level of the collective. The Orchestra has won a wide recognition among those fond of folk instrumental music. It is a frequenter in festivals, various public events, such as the “Red Rose” and others. The repertoire of the Orchestra is extremely multifarious. It is comprised of works of Belarusian composers, including musical premieres of G. Ermachenkov, V. Kouznetsov, V. Voitik, M. Litvin and others. A special place is occupied by masterpieces of the world musical classics and original arrangements of Belarusian musical folklore.