Vittorio Grigolo & Pumeza Matshikiza to Perform in St. Petersburg

By Francisco Salazar

Vittorio Grigolo is set to perform in St. Petersburg on May 31 for the Classics on Dvortsovaya.

The Russian press is reporting that the tenor is set to be joined by an international cast of singers including Juliana Grigoryan, Pumeza Matshikiza, Maya Gour, and Mateus Franz, who will be heard on the Palace Square.

They will be accompanied by the Academic Symphony Orchestra of the St. Petersburg Philharmonic and the Concert Choir of St. Petersburg under the direction of Artist of Russia Vladimir Begletsov.

The concert is supported by the St. Petersburg Culture Committee and will take place for the 12th time.

This will be the third time Grigiolo sings in Russia following the country’s invasion of Ukraine. He previously performed in 2022 and in 2024.