Founded in 2008, Tbilisi State Chamber Orchestra – Georgian Sinfonietta aims to deliver the most diverse repertoire at the highest artistic level. The schedule of the orchestra includes performances both in Georgia and Europe, as well as regions of Georgia.
Since the acquisition of period instruments in 2012, the orchestra pioneers historically informed performances in the Caucasus. In 2015, the orchestra founded the Tbilisi Baroque Festival, which is held annually.
Georgian Sinfonietta has performed in celebrated venues such as Konzerthaus Berlin, Concertgebouw Amsterdam, Grand hall of Munich Conservatoire, etc. The orchestra is a regular guest to festivals including “Autumn Tbilisi”, Telavi International Music Festival, New Year Music Celebrations, Immling Festival, “Goldberg Festival” of Gdansk and others. Georgian Sinfonietta has collaborated with Jordi Savall, Sergio Azzolini, Heinz Holliger, François Leleux, Lisa Batiashvili, Eliso Virsaladze, ensemble “Zefiro”, Academy for Early Music Berlin (Akamus) and others.
Concerts of the Georgian Sinfonietta were broadcasted on the TV channels “MEZZO”, “ARTE” and others. The orchestra has recorded 10 CDs that include music of all epochs from baroque composers to contemporary.