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Upcoming Concerts

December 2020

In Russia

03 Thu

Philharmonia 2, Rachmaninov Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Program

Mozart
Requiem for Soloists, Choir, and Orchestra, K 626
Conductor:

Mikhail Tatarnikov

Guest Artists:

Viktoria Shevtsova, Soprano

Polina Shamayeva, Mezzo-soprano

Yury Rostotsky, Tenor

Alexey Tikhomirov, Bass

Intrada Vocal Ensemble, Ekaterina Antonenko, Artistic Director

In Russia

09 Wed

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Program

Beethoven
Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, op.37
Chopin
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, op.21
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Denis Matsuev, Piano

In Russia

09 Wed

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Program

Beethoven
Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor, op.37
Chopin
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, op.21
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Denis Matsuev, Piano

In Russia

10 Thu

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Maxim Rubtsov

Program

Mozart
Flute and Harp Concerto in C major, K.299/297c, 1st movement
Rossini
Introduction, Theme and Variations for Clarinet and Orchestra
Haydn
Cello Concerto no.1 in C major, Hob. VIIb/1, 3rd part
Hummel
Concerto for Trumpet and String Orchestra, 3rd part
Paganini
Variations on one string from Rossini's opera Moses in Egypt, for Cello and String Orchestra
Mozart
Piano Concerto No. 23 in A-Major, KV488
Conductor:

Alexei Sobolev

Guest Artists:

Maxim Rubtsov, Flute

Ekaterina Dvoretskaya, Harp

Sofia Mekhonoshina, Clarinet

Sofya Khuskivadze-Deeva, Cello

Alexander Rublev, Trumpet

Maria Slashcheva, Cello

Anastasia Klyuchereva, Piano

2020-2021 Season

In Russia

16 Wed

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Mikhail Pletnev

Program

30th Anniversary Jubilee Concert

Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artists:

Vadim Repin, Violin

Sergei Krylov, Violin

Boris Berezovsky, Piano

Mikhail Pletnev

Andrei Shamidanov, Bassoon

Olga Tomilova, Oboe

Sergei Yeletsky, Clarinet

Alexey Serov, French Horn

Vladislav Lavrik, Trumpet

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