2003-4 Season

Performances

October 2003

In Russia

22 Wed

House of Music

Moscow

Russia

Program

Pärt
Arbos for winds
Pärt
Psalm "Como anhela la cierva" for soprano and orchestra
Zemlinsky
Die Seejungfrau, poem simphonic
Conductor:

Vladimir Jurowski

Guest Artist:

Patricia Rozario, Soprano

2003-4 Season

In Russia

30 Thu

House of Music

Moscow

Russia

Program

Wagner
Die Meistersinger, Prelude
Schumann
Symphony No. 4 in D-minor, op. 120
Mussorgsky
Pictures from an Exhibition (arranged by Ravel)
Conductor:

Thomas Sanderling

2003-4 Season

November 2003

In Russia

05 Wed

House of Music

Moscow

Russia

Program

Rachmaninov
The Rock, fantasy
Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No.2
Strauss
Death and transfiguration
Strauss
Salome`s dance
Conductor:

Christian Gansch

Guest Artist:

Mikhail Pletnev

2003-4 Season

December 2003

In Russia

18 Thu

House of Music

Moscow

Russia

Program

Korndorf
Smile for the orchestra
Shostakovich
Cello concerto No.2
Glazunov
The seasons
Conductor:

Alexander Lazarev

Guest Artist:

Alexander Knyazev, Cello

2003-4 Season

September 2003

In Russia

03 Wed

Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Brahms
Piano concerto No.2
Dvorak
Symphony No.8
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Lisa Leonskaya, Piano

2003-4 Season

April 2004

In Russia

08 Thu

Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Debussy
Prelude a l`apres midi d`un faune
Ibert
Simfonia concertante for oboe and orchestra
Ravel
La Valse Daphnis et Chloe, Suite No. 2
Conductor:

Michel Plasson

2003-4 Season

October 2003

In Russia

08 Wed

Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

J.S. Bach
Partite No. 6
Chakona
Mozart
Rondeau for Piano and Orchestra in D-major, KV 382
Concerto No. 20 for Piano and Orchestra in D-minor, KV 466
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Mikhail Pletnev

2003-4 Season

In Russia

11 Sat

House of Music

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Rachmaninov
Concerto No. 3 for Piano and Orchestra in D-minor
T. Kazhgaliyev (1949-1997)
Concerto No. 2 for Piano and Orchestra (1980)
Stravinsky
Suite from the Ballet, Firebird (1919 version)
Conductor:

Alexander Sladkovsky

Guest Artist:

Zhaniya Aubakirova

2003-4 Season

In Russia

16 Thu

Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Medtner
Concerto No. 1 for Piano and Orchestra in C-minor
Rakhmaninov
Symphonic Dances, opus 45
Conductor:

Alexander Lazarev

Guest Artist:

Boris Berezovsky, Piano

2003-4 Season

May 2004

In Russia

11 Tue

Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Prokofiev
Violin Concerto No.1
Glazunov
Violin Concerto
Mahler
Symphony No.1
Conductor:

Yakov Kreizberg

Guest Artist:

Julia Fischer, Violin

2003-4 Season

February 2004

In Russia

22 Sun

Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Prokofiev
Russian Overture
Rachmaninov
Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini
Stravinsky
Le Sacre du Printemps
Conductor:

Alexander Vedernikov

Guest Artist:

Nikolai Lugansky, Piano

2003-4 Season

May 2004

In Russia

30 Sun

Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Shostakovich
Violin Concerto No. 2
Franck
Symphony
Special thanks to this concert's sponsor:
Conductor:

Paavo Berglund

Guest Artist:

Maxim Fedotov, Violin

2003-4 Season

What They’re Saying

"I saw the greatest orchestra in the world play Friday night. If you think that's hyperbole, ask anyone who was in Yardley Hall that night. The Russian National Orchestra is the Rolls-Royce of orchestras, no ordinary ensemble."

The Kansas City Star