Academic Symphony Orchestra «INSO-Lviv»
«INSO-Lviv» Orchestra (International Symphony Orchestra) despite its young age (founded in 1998) can boast the rich, versatile and successful experience of concert activity both in Ukraine and abroad.
The orchestra «Golden Fund» is comprised of collaboration with the world-renowned musicians and conductors, among whom are Francois Leleux, Lisa Batiashvili, Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt, Alexander Zemtsov, Dirk Brossé, Sergey Nakariakov, Otto Sauter, Ilya Grubert, Alan Bern, Valeriy Sokolov, Vadim Neselovskyi, Lorin Sklamberg, Raymond Janssen, Andriy Bielov, Leopold Kozlowski, Claude Delangle, Fahraddin Kerimov, Steven Decraene, Anna Skryleva, Nicolás Pasquet, Dalia Stasevska, Alessandro Safina, Maria Prinz, Philippe Pierlot and many others.
Annually «INSO-Lviv» orchestra sets off on concert tours in European countries (Switzerland, Germany, Austria, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Spain). The geography of concert tours also includes such countries as China and Colombia.
«INSO-Lviv» orchestra has been enthusiastically implementing its creative, educational and cultural diplomatic mission, constantly searching for the new forms of classical music performance and promotion among the existing and potential audience, practicing cross-art approach, including among others ballet, sand animation, video background.
The orchestra is a regular participant of annual festivals held in Lviv: VIRTUOSOS International Festival of Music Art, CONTRASTS International Contemporary Music Festival, LvivKlezFest Jewish Music Festival. «INSO-Lviv» orchestra has successfully represented Ukraine at the International festivals and arts projects in Poland. In 2016 «INSO-Lviv» Orchestra together with the world renowned jazz pianist and composer Vadim Neselovskyi (USA) opened the prestigious ALFA JAZZ FEST in Lviv, ranked, according to «The Guardian», one of the best jazz festivals in Europe in 2016.