Orchestra
Elena Makarova
Vladimir Sharifullin
Eldar Nagiev
Ekaterina Sivtsova
Ekaterina Moshkova
Tatiana Vostryakova
Anita Marchuk
Evgenia Ivanova
Anna Guryeva
Elena Uskova
Natalia Zhuk
Maya Kusailo
Julia Kuzova
Elena Mikhailova
Svetlana Tarasenko
Natalia Kazarnovskaya
Tatiana Ershova
Olga Fayzullina
Polina Kovalchuk
Evgenia Kolesnikova
Violetta Berestenkova
Tatyana Kuznetsova
Sofia Nekrasova
Yulia Kuzmina
Maria Tyutina
Nurdana Egeshova
Artyom Iyutin
Ekaterina Sibiryakova
Marina Averina
Elvira Abramenko
Olga Fridman
Anna Fomicheva
Ekaterina Lyzhina
Karina Pakharukova
Ekaterina Novgorodova
Nikolay Eryomenko
Anna Abanina
Olga Tarkhanova
Lyubov Surkova
Tatiana Dyndina
Viktoria Fedorova
Olga Yurkina
Julia Guryanova
Valentina Mordvinova
Daria Pack
Elena Ivaschenko
Elmira Kharina
Evgenia Vlasova
Roman Averin
Larisa Levitskaya
Anton Grishkin
Vladislava Markova
Irina Filatova
Valery Tolstykh
Ekaterina Artemieva
Ivan Saltikov
Alyona Kartseva
Vera Lazareva
Olga Kitaikina
Valeria Belyakina
Duman Zhamalkozh
Natalia Sokolova
Mikhail Shakirov
Irina Temirbaeva
Natalia Nagibneva
Dmitry Ivantsov
Vladimir Ishunkin
Lyudmila Romanova
Igor Lomatchenko
Darya Maklashova
Zoya Urakova
Ekaterina Uspenskaya
Aleksandra Onuchak
Vasily Kulagin
Sergey Kamyshev
Kristina Guskova
Roman Stepanov
Evgeny Lyzhin
Andrey Korotchenkov
Evgeny Kuznetsov
Roman Votyakov
Natalia Goncharova
Vladimir Dranitsa
Ilya Kolotovkin
Tatiana Yankovskaya
Sergey Brodsky
Alla Melekhova
Yakov Nagovitsin
Olga Lisovitskaya
Natalia Obogrelova
Daria Mordvinova
Pavel Kozhin
Dmitry Ivanenko
Sergey Zaytsev
Nikolay Levashov
Sophia Afanasieva
Arkady Makarov
Alexander Biryukov
Igor Balobolka
Vladimir Buzhigeev
Konstantin Molodsov
Nikolay Shevchenko
Jury Gukovsky
Valentina Popova
Konstantin Usov
Ilya Karmanov
Natalya Yakimenko
Arsen Sarkazak
Vladislav Filipenko
Igor Koscheev
Andrey Sivtsov
Buyan Baikara
Matvei Filimonchenko
Dmitry Lykhin
Mikhail Sokolov
Nikolai Borisov
Sergey Yakovlev
Vladimir Pavlik
Alexander Teplyuk
Ivan Baklanov
Ivan Lazarev
Anton Masloboev
Beibit Mukhamedin
Luisa Gimatdinova
Yury Duykov
Dmitry Klyauster
Ivan Kozin
Viktor Ogorodnikov
Alexander Shestakov
Denis Kostin
Svyatoslav Karagedov
Egor Kobelev
Sergey Afonasevich
Vladimir Vysotin
Grigory Eroshkin
Timofei Temirbaev
Stanislav Kosvintsev
Roman Oslopov
Roman Matusevich
Tatiana Kuchina

Guest conductors

Pavel Sorokin

p>Honored artist of Russia

In 1985 he graduated from Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory majoring in piano (Lev Naumovs class) then again in 1989 he got a degree in symphonic and operatic conducting (Yury Simonovs class).

In 1983 he joined the Bolshoi Theatre company as ballet accompanist. In 1987-1989 he did work experience with Paris conservatory under prof. Jean-Sebastian Berrault. During summer 1989 he took part in the Boston Symphony Orchestra Tanglewood Festival. He studied under Serge Osawa and Leonard Bernstein. At the end of his work placement in Paris he was given an excellent certificate and an opportunity to give live concert at an American music hall; after that he auditioned for the Bolshoi Theatre and was accepted into the Company.

During his term at the theatre he has conducted the performance of Tchaikovskys Iolanta (1997) opera, and ballets: Stravinskys Petrushka (1991), Prokofievs Prodigal Son (1992), Adams Le Corsaire (1992, 1994), Lovenskjolds La Sylphide (1994), Melikovs A Legend of Love (2002) and Swan Lake (2001), Glazunovs Raymonda (2003), Shostakovichs The Bright Stream (2003) and Bolt (2005), Asafievs The Flames of Paris (2008), Jewels to music by Fauré, Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky (2012) Classical Symphony to music by Sergei Prokofiev (2012), Dream of Dream to music by Rachmaninoff (2012), Stravinskys Apollon Musagète (2012), Minkus La Bayadère (2013), Onegin to music by Tchaikovsky (2013), Lady of the Camellias to music by Chopin (2014).

He was assistant to Mstislav Rostropovich at the 1996 staging of Khovanshchina. The conductors repertoire includes the following operas: Glinkas Ivan Susanin, Tchaikovskys The Oprichnik, The Maid of Orleans, Eugene Onegin, The Queen of Spades, Prince Igor by Borodin, Mussorgskys Khovanshchina, Rimsky-Korsakovs The Tsars Bride, Mozart and Salieri, The Golden Cockerel, Rachmaninoffs Francesca da Rimini, Prokofievs Betrothal in a Monastery, The Gambler, Rossinis Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Verdis La Traviata, Un Ballo in Maschera, Macbeth, and ballets The Nutcracker and The Sleeping Beauty by Tchaikovsky, Shostakovichs The Golden Age, Schnittkes Sketches, Adams Giselle, Chopiniana to music by Chopin and symphonic pieces by composers from Russia and eastern Europe.

In 2000-02, Pavel Sorokin was chief conductor of the Radio and Television State Symphony Orchestra. In 2003-07, he was chief conductor of the Symphony Orchestra of Russia. From 2007, he has been a guest conductor at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden.

His discography includes recordings of the pieces by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff and Grieg with the Academic Symphony Orchestra of the Moscow State Philharmonic Society, and the Radio and Television State Symphony Orchestra. In 2014 he recorder The Nutcracker ballet in cooperation with Queensland Symphony Orchestra.