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Shostakovich Philharmonic Hall (Small Hall)

30, Nevskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg 191011, Russia
+7 812 571-83-33
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Many world-famous conductors and musicians have performed at this hall, one of the largest music centers in the world.
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  • Very good16%
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8 Jul 2017
“Incorrect name”
18 May 2016
“a wonderful "real" exerience”
30, Nevskiy Prospekt, St. Petersburg 191011, Russia
+7 812 571-83-33
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

Shostakovich Hall is the large hall of the Philharmonia, not the small hall. Its acoustics are world reknown. It also goes by the name of the Bolshoi Zal (large hall) whereas the small hall is the Malii Zal.

Thank martinwD104DA
Reviewed 18 May 2016

You can buy your tickets on line for a price much less than any other city. Beware it's the small hall, which means it's not where the main theatre is. Check out the map. We felt we were the only tourists, and the acoustics are...More

Thank suemike_12
Reviewed 11 July 2015

We came here to see the cello portion of the Tchaikovsky Competition. This was a fabulous evening of entertainment for an extremely low price. Listening to Haydn Concertos in these beautiful baroque interiors is what I live for.

Thank Ashley S
Reviewed 27 September 2014

we had Piano consert here It was about 400 people listening tha Piano consert Wonderfull House to see also You cant be disappointed

Thank EERO42
Reviewed 14 May 2013

It may be the oldest and best known concert-hall of the city and maybe even Russia. Former Grand Hall of the Noble People it remembers lots of famous musicians such as List and Berlioz, to mention just two.Here, being in the complete blockade during the...More

1  Thank SvetlanaMosowRussia
Reviewed 3 March 2012

This concert hall has the most wonderous acoustics you may dream of I can only think of the Wigmore Hall inn London if I want to pick a venue of similar attraction for chamber music. Artistic management is under the St. Petersburg Philarmonic, so you...More

Thank MagisterRome
Reviewed 22 August 2011

This is definitely one of the most prestigious music venues in town, once - place of gathering of nobility, masquerades. In Soviet time - place where Dmitry Shostakovich had his first performances until late years. Style of the hall - late rococo of mid-nineteenth century....More

2  Thank veresch
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