Estonian Sinfonietta is an orchestra connecting creatively active musicians, who have played together for many years, and performed in the most prestigious European concert halls like Golden Hall of Musikverein and Konzerthaus in Vienna, Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, Philharmonics of Cologne and St Petersburg, Flagey and Bozar of Brussels as well as at many festivals - Ars Musica in Belgium, Festival Internazionale Pianistico di Brescia e Bergamo, Mittelfest and Festival Emilia Romagna in Italy, Iitti Music Festival in Finland, Musikfest Kreuth am Tegernsee in Germany among others.
Performing together has taken the musicians to tours in Europe, South-America and Middle East, in addition to many Estonian music festivals and concert series.
Estonian Sinfonietta’s configuration depends on it’s repertoire. Therefore, the orchestra forms a flexible ensemble, which enables to play substantial part of the world’s musical heritage from different eras, performing symphonic pieces and take part in opera projects.
Presenting Estonian music and artists to the world, holds great value to the orchestra.
In addition to performing with world-renowned musicians, giving constant opportunities to our own members to play as soloists is a high priority for the Estonian Sinfonietta and is taken into account when creating programs for the concerts. Estonian Sinfonietta also partners up with experienced soloists and conductors to create a performance of music with an unique soundscape that appeals to the contemporary listener.
Since year 2019, the Leader of the orchestra is Johannes Põlda.