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Our Principal Conductor
Vladimir Gorbik conducts the Russian National Symphony Orchestra in 2021.
Vladimir Gorbik conducts the Russian National Symphony Orchestra in 2021.
Vladimir Gorbik conducts the Russian National Symphony Orchestra in 2021.


Capital Symphony Orchestra, New York City

2018 - present

Music Director and Principal Conductor


Capital Symphony Orchestra, Moscow

2017 - present

Music Director and Principal Conductor


Usbekistan Soloists' Chamber Orchestra

2016 - present

Associate Conductor


Trinity-Sergius Lavra Moscow Podvorye Symphony Orchestra and Chorus

2003 - present

Music Director and Principal Conductor


Glinka Smolensk Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra

2000 - 2004

Associate Conductor


Military Department Symphony Orchestra, Russian Federation

1999 - 2003

Assistant Conductor


Tchaikovsky Bolshoy Symphony Orchestra


Cover Conductor


Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory Opera Theatre

1996 - 2000

Associate Conductor


Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory Students' Chamber Orchestra


Music Director and Principal Conductor


Musical Academic College Students' Chamber Orchestra at Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory

1990 - 1993

Music Director and Principal Conductor


St.-Petersburg Military Institute Orchestra

1988 - 1990

Cover Conductor




West Virginia State Philharmonic Orchestra

Guest Conductor

2022 - 2023


Southeast Kansas Symphony

at Pittsburg State University, KS

Guest Conductor

2021 - 2022


Masterclass with Southeast Kansas Symphony for orchestral conductors, students at Pittsburg State University, KS

Teaching Professor

Guest Conductor



Russian National Orchestra, Moscow

Guest Conductor

2020 - 2021


New York City Masterclass with Capital Symphony Orchestra for orchestral conductors and Concert "Breaking Boundaries" at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church

Music Director

Principal Conductor

Teaching Professor

October 27-30, 2019


Chamber Orchestra of New Music (created by Dr. Nicholas Reeves for performing students' works "Music of Cinema") at Adelphi University, NY

Guest Conductor

October 19, 2018


Pavel Slobodkin Center Symphony Orchestra, Moscow

Guest Conductor

2017 - 2018


National Orchestra of Uzbekistan

Guest Conductor

2016 - 2017


Masterclass at Sydney Conservatorium of Music

for orchestral conductors and students



Guest Conductor of more than 20 academic and university orchestras

2000- 2016




Master of Arts

Conductor of Symphony Orchestra                                                  

Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory – Russia               2000


Master of Arts

Conductor of Choir                                        

Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory – Russia               1998


Bachelor of the Arts


Academic Music College at Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory – Russia            1993


Learned Theory of Music and Composition

Tchaikovsky Ekaterinburg Music College – Russia                  1986 - 1988



Russian State St. Sergius Order of the Third Degree

April 2020


Recording Academy Grammy Nominee 

February 2020




     Member – International Union of Musicians, Russia

     2017 – 2021


     Founder    -     Music of the Continents, USA


     Founder    -      Capital Symphony Orchestra, Russia and USA


     Founder       -   Trinity-Sergius Lavra Moscow Representation

     Symphony Orchestra and Chorus



Leroy Anderson

            A Christmas Festival

            Bugler’s Holiday

            Sleigh Ride

            The Typewriter


Arban, Jean-Baptiste

            Variations on “The Carnival of Venice”


Barber, Samuel

            Adagio for Strings, Op. 11


Bach, Johann Sebastian

            Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, BMV 1043


Bartok, Bela

            Dances of Transylvania


Beethoven, Ludwig van

            Concerto No. 3 for Piano in C minor, Op. 37

Concerto for Violin in D Major, Op. 61

Overture Coriolanus

            Overture Egmont

            Overture Fidelio

            Symphony No. 1 in C Major  Op. 21

            Symphony No. 3 in Eb Major Op. 55

            Symphony No. 5 in C minor  Op. 67

            Symphony No. 7 in A Major  Op. 92

            Turkish March Op. 113


Berlioz, Hector

            Hungarian March from “The Damnation of Faust”


Bernstein, Elmer

            The Magnificent Seven Suite


Bernstein, Leonard

            Overture from Candide

Slava! (A Political Overture)

            Selections from West Side Story (arr. Mason)


Bilik, Jerry

            American Civil War Fantasy


Bizet, Georges

            Carmen Overture


Brahms, Johannes

            Academic Festival Overture

            Ein Deutches Requiem (Mvt. 1)        

            Hungarian Dance No. 1

            Hungarian Dance No. 5

            Hungarian Dance No. 6

            Symphony No. 1 in C minor  Op. 68

            Symphony No. 4 in E minor  Op. 98

            Variations on a Theme of Joseph Haydn


Bruch, Max

            Concerto No. 1 in G minor for Violin

            Concerto for Clarinet and Viola in E minor, Op. 88


Bukvich, Daniel

            Symphony No. 1 “In Memorium – Dresden, 1941”


Chaminade, Cecile

            Concertino for Flute in D Major


Copland, Aaron

            El Salon Mexico

Fanfare for the Common Man

            Lincoln Portrait

            Old American Songs (First Set)

            Old American Songs (Second Set)

            Quiet City


David, Ferdinand

            Concertino No. 4 for Trombone


Dvorak, Antonin

            Slavonic Dance No. 5


Elgar, Edward

            Enigma Variations (Selected movements)     

            Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1

            Serenade for String Orchestra


Falla, Manuel de

            Ritual Fire Dance


Fucik, Julius

            Einzug der gladiatoren


Gershwin, George

            An American in Paris

            Rhapsody in Blue


Gliere, Reinhold

            Russian Sailors Dance from “The Red Poppy”


Glinka, Mikhail

            Overture Russlan and Ludmilla


Graham, Peter

            Northern Landscapes


Grainger, Percy

            Irish Tune from County Derry

            Molly on the Shore

            Ye Banks and Braes O’ Bonnie Doon


Grieg, Edvard

            Concerto in A minor for Piano

Peer Gynt Suite No. 1 Op. 46

Peer Gynt Suite No. 2 Op. 55

            Holberg Suite


Griffes, Charles



Handel, Georg Freiderich

            The Messiah (selected movements)


Handy, William C. (Lewis)

            St. Louis Blues


Haydn, Franz Joseph

            Concerto for Trumpet in Eb Major, Hob.Vllb: 1

            Concerto for Violoncello in D Major, Hob. Vllb: 2

Symphony No. 45 in F# minor (“Farewell”)

Symphony No. 94 in G Major (“Surprise)

            Symphony No. 104 in D Major (“London”)


Herbert, Victor

            March from “Babes in Toyland”

Serenade for String Orchestra


Holst, Gustav

            The Planets

            First Suite in Eb for Military Band

            In the Bleak Midwinter

            Second Suite in F for Military Band


Ippolitov-Ivanov, Mikhail

            Procession of the Sardar from Caucasian Sketches


Ives, Charles

            The Unanswered Question

            Variations on “America”


Jackfert, Matthew

            A Black Bear Awakens in Winter (world premiere at Kennedy Center 2/10/2019)

The Hopeless Romantic (world premiere 12/6/2015)

I Saw Three Ships

We Three Kings

White Christmas


Kabalevsky, Dmitri

            Overture Colas Bruegnon


Kalinnikov, Vasily

            Serenade for String Orchestra

Symphony No. 1 in G minor


Katchiturian, Aram

            Sabre Dance from Gayane Suite No. 3


Kovacs, Bela

            Sholem-alekhem for Clarinet


Louden, Robert, arr.

            Armed Forces Salute


Mendelshhon, Felix Bartholdy

            Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in E minor  Op. 64

Hebrides Overture (Fingal’s Cave)

Symphony No. 4 in A Major  “Italian”  Op. 90

War March of the Priests from Athalie


Menken, Alan

            Little Shop of Horrors


Morricone, Enrico

            Gabriel’s Oboe


Mozart, W.A.

            Eine kleine nachtmusik

            Overture Die entführung aus dem serail

            Overture Die zauberflöte

            Overture Impresario

            Overture La finta giardiniera

            Overture Le nozzi di Figaro

            Overture Lucio Silla

            Requiem (Selected movements)

            Symphony No. 29 in A Major

            Symphony No. 36 in C Major

            Turkish March from Piano Sonata in A Major

            Voi che sapete from “Le nozze di Figaro”


Mussorgsky, Modeste

            Night on Bare Mountain

            Pictures at an Exhibition


Prokofiev, Sergei

            Athletic Festival March, Op. 99

            Peter and the Wolf

            Montagues and Capulets from “Romeo and Juliet”


Puccini, Giacomo

            Nessun Dorma from “Turandot”


Rachmaninoff, Sergei

            Concerto for Piano No. 2


Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai

            Concerto for Trombone and Military Band in Bb Major

            Dance of the Shomorokhi (Buffoons) from “The Snow Maiden”

            Procession of the Nobles from “Mlada”


Rossini, Gioacchino

            Overture Guillaume Tell

            Overture Il signor Bruschino

            Overture L’Italiana in Algeri


Saint-Saens, Camille

            Danse Bacchanale from “Samson et Delilah”

Danse Macabre  Op. 40



Schubert, Franz

            Overture in D in Italian Style

            Overture Rosamunde

            Marche militaire, D. 733

            Symphony No. 3 in D Major

            Symphony No. 5 in Bb Major

            Symphony No. 8 in B minor


Shaiman, Marc



Shostakovich, Dmitri

            Festive Overture

            Fire of Eternal Glory

            Galop from “Moscow Cheremushky”

            Symphony No. 5

            Symphony No. 9

            Waltz No. 2 from the Second Jazz Suite

            Piano Concerto No. 2


Sibelius, Jean

            Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 43


Smetana, Bedrich

            Ma Vlast (2. Die Moldau)


Stanbery, Paul

            The Golden Door (world premiere at Carnegie Hall to be performed 6/21/2022)


Still, William Grant

            Symphony No. 1 (Afro-American)


Strauss, Johann, Jr.

            On der schonen blaeun Donau (On the Beautiful Blue Danube)

            Overture Die Fledermaus

            Pizzicato Polka

            Tritsch-Tratsch Polka Op. 21


Strauss, Johann, Sr.

            Radetzky March

Strauss, Richard

            Also Sprach Zarathustra

            Serenade Op. 7


Sullivan, Arthur

            The Sorcerer


Suppe, Franz von

            Overture Leichte Kavallerie

            Overture Poet and Peasant


Schwendinger, Laura

            Waking Dream (for solo flute and orchestra)


Steffe, William (Wilhousky)

            Battle Hymn of the Republic


Tchaikovsky, Pyotr

            Andante Cantabile from Op. 11

Marche Slave

            Nutcracker Ballet Op. 70

            Nutcracker Suite Op. 71a

            Nutcracker Suite Op. 71b

            Sleeping Beauty (Selected movements)

            Overture 1812 (Overture solennelle)

            Serenade for String Orchestra in C Major

            Swan Lake Suite Op. 20

            Symphony No. 4 in F minor

            Symphony No. 5 in e minor


 Tchesnikoff, Pavel

            Salvation is Created


Vaughn Williams, Ralph

            Concerto for Tuba in F minor

            English Folk Song Suite

Fantasia on “Greensleeves”

            The Lark Ascending


Verdi, Giuseppe

            Coro di zongari from Il Trovatore

            Preludio, Act I Un ballo in maschera

            Overture La forza del destino

            Overture Nabucco

            Va pensiero from “Nabucco”


Vivaldo, Antonio

            Concerto for Two Violins in D minor, RV 514


Wagner, Richard

            Die Meistersinger Prelude

            Elsa’s Procession to the Cathedral from “Lohengrin”           

            Overture Die fliegende Holander

            Overture Tannhauser


Walker, George Theopholis

            Lyric for String Orchestra


Walton, William

            Crown Imperial (Coronation March)


Ward, Samuel Augustus /C. Dragon

            America, the Beautiful


Weber, Carl Maria

            Concertino for Clarinet in Eb Major

            Overture Oberon


Wendel, Robert

            A Stephen Foster Overture


Wilhousky, Peter, arr.

            Battle Hyman of the Republic


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