graduated from the St. Petersburg
State Conservatory, where he had studied with
Prof. Yuri Kramarov. In 1985 he completed the
postgraduate level with Prof. Stopitchev.
In 1980 Mr. Meerovitch won
a Special Diploma at the USSR National Violists
Competition, and subsequently appeared throughout
Russia and abroad as a soloist. Since 1984 he
has been teaching special viola at the Mussorgsky
Music College in St. Petersburg. Since 2000
Meerovitch has teaching special viola and quartet
in the St.-Petersburg conservatory.
Mr. Meerovitch plays a Landolfi
viola, previously owned by N.A.Rimsky-Korsakov.
This time D.Meerovitch is principal viola of
the Academic Symphony orchestra of the St.Petersburg
Philharmony. The violist was awarded the title
of 'Honored Artist of Russia' in 2002.