Игорь Грибков-1

Artistic Director, Chief Choirmaster
In 1985 he graduated with honors from the Glinka Choral School, and in 1990 he graduated also with honors from the Leningrad Conservatory (class of Professor Elisaveta Kudryavtseva). Since 1988 – Choirmaster, and since 2013 – Artistic Director and Principal Choirmaster of the Children’s Choir of Television and Radio of St. Petersburg.
Diverse educated conductor and arranger. Laureate and member of the jury of all-Russian and International competitions. Author of numerous transcriptions of classical and modern works for choir and instrumental arrangements for orchestras of various compositions. Creator and leader of the chamber orchestra and instrumental ensemble of members of the Children’s Choir of Television and Radio.
Chief choirmaster of the children’s choir staged by the Mariinsky and Mikhailovsky Theater.
Chief choirmaster of the St. Petersburg Consolidated Children’s Choir in the project “Preliminary Draw Ceremony for the 2018 FIFA World Cup”. Musical director and author of arrangements for choir and piano in Vyacheslav Butusov’s project “The Awakened Joy”. The main choirmaster of the opening ceremony of the International St. Petersburg Cultural Forum 2017, the Chief Choirmaster of the Opening Ceremony of the Confederations Cup. Winner of the “Theater Mass” award in 2018 – for the musical leadership of the project “Nabat Revolution” for the 100th anniversary of the October Revolution. The musical director of the official celebration of the 75-year anniversary of the complete lifting of the blockade of Leningrad. The musical director of the official celebration of Victory Day at the Oktyabrsky Concert Hall in 2019.
Igor Gribkov is qualified as a Regent of the church choir, and under his leadership the Children’s Choir of Television and Radio participates in the divine services of the Russian Orthodox Church. He was also awarded diplomas of Metropolitan of St. Petersburg.

 Фото сайт ОСН Anna BARSOVA
Assistant Chief Choirmaster
Anna graduated from the conductor and choir department of the St. Petersburg State University of Culture and Arts. Works in the Children’s Choir since 2004.
Chairman of the commission of conducting and choir disciplines of the St. Petersburg Music and Pedagogical School, Artistic director and conductor of the women’s choir of the School, Laureate of international competitions. Name Holder of a fellowship of the Committee on Culture of the Government of St. Petersburg.

Valentina KOROLEVA
From 1989 to 1993 she studied at the Leningrad High Music School class choral conducting and according to the class methodology of teaching solfeggio.
Valentina graduated from the St. Petersburg State Conservatory.


In 1998 she graduated from the St. Petersburg Academy of Theater Arts, specializing in a variety actor. She worked as an actress in the St. Petersburg Theater “Buff”. In 2000-2001 she worked in Japan in the “Russian Show”. She taught acting skills at the School of Russian Drama (2012-2016, Musical theatre department). 

Ludmila RALKO
She started working at the Leningrad Radio while still a student at the Leningrad Conservatory. The magnificent master of accompaniment she prepared and recorded on the radio a large number of programs with many well-known Petersburg vocalists – still stored in the record library of Petersburg Radio and being its Golden Fund.
Accompanist of the Children’s Choir of Television and Radio St. Petersburg since 1962.
 stanislav-gribkov Stanislav GRIBKOV
Artistic director of the “Radio” Chamber Choir (the choir of former members of the Children’s Choir of Television and Radio).
Professor, Honored Worker of Arts of Russia. He graduated from the Glinka Choral School in 1954, in 1959 – the Leningrad Conservatory. He worked as the Chief Choirmaster of the Song and Dance Ensemble of the Northern Group of Forces SA in the Polish People’s Republic.
Since 1963 he has been teaching at the Leningrad State Institute of Culture. Since 1968, he has worked with the Children’s Choir of Television and Radio St. Petersburg (from 1988 to 2013 – Artistic Director).
Author of more than 200 arrangements for the choir, as well as popular repertoire collections for children’s choir and vocal ensemble.

Juriy SLAVNITSKIY (1926-2000)
Artistic director of the Children’s choir of the Leningrad Radio and Television (1955-1988), founder of the Choir.