SNG Maribor Symphony Orchestra
|Simfonični orkester SNG Maribor|
|Slovenska 27, SI-2000 Maribor|
|Phone||386 (0) 2 250 6100|
|Fax||386 (0) 2 250 6295|
|Managed by||Slovene National Theatre Maribor|
Established in 1949 on the initiative of composer and conductor, the orchestra has worked with respected conductors such as Israel Yinon (Israel), Simone Fermani (Italy), Karen Kamensek and George Pehlivanian (USA) and with young Slovene soloists such as ( , , , and ).
In 1996 the members of the orchestra established the Maribor Philharmonic Society (Mariborska filharmonija). As such they worked under the artistic supervision of Narodni dom Maribor. They cooperated with numerous renowned conductors (L. Schifrin) and soloists (P. D'Rivera). Their crowning project was the joint performance (together with the Slovene Philharmonic) of Mahler's Symphony of Thousands. In 2004 they ceased to work but they subscribed their own concert series as part of the production of the Slovene National Theatre Maribor.