2008 Volga Tour

Performances

May 2008

In Russia

06 Tue

Volgograd

Russia

Location

  • Time: 12 AM

Program

Mendelssohn
The Calmest Sea and Prosperous Voyage
The Hebrides
Scherzo and Overture from A Midsummer Night's Dream
Symphony No. 5
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

2008 Volga Tour

In Russia

08 Thu

Saratov

Russia

Location

  • Time: 12 AM

Program

Rachmaninov
Capriccio on Gypsy Themes
Aleko
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artists:

Evgeny Kungurov, Baritone

Veronika Dhziioeva, Soprano

Petr Novikov, Bass

Saratov Provincial Theatre of Choral Music

2008 Volga Tour

In Russia

10 Sat

Samara

Russia

Location

  • Time: 12 AM

Program

Mendelssohn
The Hebrides
Piano Concerto No. 1
Symphony No. 5
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Ram Urasin, Piano

2008 Volga Tour

In Russia

11 Sun

Kazan

Russia

Location

  • Time: 12 AM

Program

Music by Tatar Composers
Rachmaninov
Aleko
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

2008 Volga Tour

In Russia

13 Tue

Nizhny Novgorod

Russia

Location

  • Time: 12 AM

Program

Prokofiev
Piano Concerto No. 1
Suite from Romeo and Juliet
Symphony No. 7
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Andrei Korobeinikov, Piano

2008 Volga Tour

In Russia

14 Wed

Yaroslavl

Russia

Location

  • Time: 12 AM

Program

An Evening of Chamber Music

2008 Volga Tour

What They’re Saying

"[The] American-Russian Festival Orchestra, featuring distinguished players from the Russian National Orchestra and a number of prominent American orchestras...[conveys] a vital message to our participants and observers, that by working together we can share our musical and historical cultures and increase our understanding of one another."

Athena T. Blackburn

Founding board member, Festival Napa Valley