2011-2012 Season

Performances

December 2011

In Russia

30 Fri

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

New Year's with the Russian National Orchestra
Conductor:

Mikhail Tatarnikov

Guest Artists:

Sergei Krylov, Violin

Kristof Barati, Violin

2011-2012 Season

October 2011

In Russia

14 Fri

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Tchaikovsky
Swan Lake, arr. by Mikhail Pletnev
Brahms
Violin Concerto
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

David Grimal, Violin

2011-2012 Season

In Russia

29 Sat

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Shostakovich
Five Fragments
Symphony No. 4
Britten
Russian Funeral
Conductor:

Vladimir Jurowski

2011-2012 Season

November 2011

In Russia

15 Tue

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Grieg
Peer Gynt
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

2011-2012 Season

In Russia

26 Sat

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Beethoven
Piano Concerto No. 5
Brückner
Symphony No. 9
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Nikolai Lugansky, Piano

2011-2012 Season

December 2011

In Russia

16 Fri

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Mahler
Symphony No. 3 for Alto Solo, Women's Chorus and Children's Chorus
Conductor:

Semyon Bychkov

Guest Artists:

Mihoko Fujimura, Mezzo-soprano

Russian State Chorus named for Sveshnikov

Moscow Children's A Capella Choir

2011-2012 Season

January 2012

In Russia

28 Sat

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Sibelius
Pohjola's Daughter, a symphonic poem
Prokofiev
Violin Concerto No. 1
Fragment from the ballet, Romeo and Juliet
Conductor:

Vasily Petrenko

Guest Artist:

Arabella Steinbacher, Violin

2011-2012 Season

February 2012

In Russia

18 Sat

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Glazunov
Festive Overture
Symphony No. 6
Prokofiev
Violin Concerto No. 2
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Vadim Repin, Violin

2011-2012 Season

March 2012

In Russia

04 Sun

Orchestrion

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Prokofiev
Peter and the Wolf
Guest Artist:

Oleg Tabakov, Narrator

2011-2012 Season

In Russia

13 Tue

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Tchaikovsky
Serenade for String Orchestra
Sibelius
Violin Concerto
Glazunov
Symphony No. 4
Conductor:

José Serebrier

Guest Artist:

Vilde Frang, Violin

2011-2012 Season

April 2012

In Russia

09 Mon

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Tcherepnin
The Descent of the Virgin Mary to Hell, oratorio for choir and orchestra
Golovanov
Thy Resurrection, Christ Our Savior
Weep Not For Me, Mother
We Hymn Thee
Gladsome Light

Soloists
Anton Zaraev (baritone)
Nadezhda Smirnova (soprano)
Olga Umanova (soprano)
Polina Shamaeva (mezzo-soprano)
Sergei Osovin (tenor)
Vladimir Lebedev (bass)
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Moscow Synodal Choir

2011-2012 Season

In Russia

21 Sat

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Schumann
Overture, scherzo, and finale, op. 53
Bartok
Piano Concerto No. 3
Schumann
Symphony No. 2
Conductor:

Zsolt Hamar

Guest Artist:

Denes Varjon, Piano

2011-2012 Season

May 2012

In Russia

24 Thu

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Haydn
Symphony No. 101
Bruckner
Symphony No. 5
Conductor:

Vladimir Ponkin

2011-2012 Season

February 2012

In Russia

25 Sat

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Brahms
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77
Glazunov
Concert Waltz and Overture
From the Middle Ages, Suite in E major, Op. 79
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Viktoria Mullova, Violin

2011-2012 Season

November 2011

In Russia

20 Sun

Orchestrion

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Gregory Fine
Red Hat - a Jazz Musical for Symphonic Orchestra and Soloists

2011-2012 Season

September 2011

In Russia

26 Mon

Great Hall of the Philharmonic

Perm

Russia

Location

  • Great Hall of the Philharmonic
  • Time: 7 PM

Program

Glazunov
The Seasons
Dvorak
Cello Concerto
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Narek Hakhnazaryan, Cello

2011-2012 Season

In Russia

27 Tue

Opera and Ballet Theater

Chelyabinsk

Russia

Location

  • Opera and Ballet Theater
  • Time: 6 PM

Program

Glazunov
The Seasons
Dvorak
Cello Concerto
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Narek Hakhnazaryan, Cello

2011-2012 Season

In Russia

28 Wed

Gyulayev Philharmonic

Tyumen

Russia

Location

Program

Glazunov
The Seasons
Dvorak
Cello Concerto
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Narek Hakhnazaryan, Cello

2011-2012 Season

In Russia

29 Thu

Philharmonic Concert Hall

Omsk

Russia

Location

  • Philharmonic Concert Hall
  • Time: 7 PM

Program

Glazunov
The Seasons
Part 1 of the Suite, "From the Middle Ages"
Tchaikovsky
Variations on a Rococo Theme
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Narek Hakhnazaryan, Cello

2011-2012 Season

October 2011

In Russia

01 Sat

State Opera and Ballet Theater

Novosibirsk

Russia

Location

  • State Opera and Ballet Theater
  • Great Hall
  • Time: 6 PM

Program

Glazunov
The Seasons
Dvorak
Cello Concerto
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Narek Hakhnazaryan, Cello

2011-2012 Season

In Russia

05 Wed

Mariinsky Theater

St. Petersburg

Russia

Location

  • Mariinsky Theater
  • Time: 7 PM

Program

Schumann
Symphony No. 2
Tchaikovsky
Manfred Symphony
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

2011-2012 Season

In Russia

06 Thu

Mariinsky Theater

St. Petersburg

Russia

Location

  • Mariinsky Theater
  • Time: 7 PM

Program

Glazunov
The Seasons
Prokofiev
Piano Concerto No. 2
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Maxim Mogilevsky, Piano

2011-2012 Season

In Russia

22 Sat

Center of Culture

Ivanovo

Russia

Location

  • Center of Culture
  • Time: 5 PM

Program

Glazunov
The Seasons
Scriabin
Piano Concerto
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

2011-2012 Season

December 2011

In Russia

05 Mon

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Concert for the 220th Anniversary of Mozart's Death

Mozart
Exsultate, jubilate
Ave, verum corpus
Requiem
Conductor:

Vladimir Minin

Guest Artists:

Moscow State Academic Chamber Choir

Yevgenia Sorokina, Soprano

Bella Kabanova, Soprano

Margarita Nekrasova, Mezzo-soprano

Sergei Dudinsky, Tenor

Andrei Borisenko, Bass

Margarita Vysotskaya, Organ

2011-2012 Season

In Russia

11 Sun

Orchestrion

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Tchaikovsky
The Nutcracker

2011-2012 Season

November 2011

In Russia

06 Sun

Regional Philharmonic

Krasnoyarsk

Russia

Location

Program

Grieg
Music for the play, Peer Gynt, by Ibsen, literary editing by Alexei Bruni. Narration by Avangard Leontyev.
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artists:

Anastasia Belukova, Soprano

Alexey Bruni, Violin

Moscow Academy of Choral Art

Igor Golovatenko, Baritone

2011-2012 Season

January 2012

In Russia

20 Fri

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Tyüür
Aditus, for orchestra
Tchaikovsky
Piano Concerto No. 2
Beethoven
Symphony No. 5
Conductor:

Paavo Jarvi

Guest Artist:

Denis Matsuev, Piano

2011-2012 Season

February 2012

In Russia

03 Fri

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Mozart
Requiem
Exsultate, jubilate
Ave, verum corpus
Conductor:

Vladimir Minin

Guest Artists:

Yevgenia Sorokina, Soprano

Joann Lunn, Soprano

Olivia Vermeulen, Mezzo-soprano

James Gilchrist, Tenor

Yorck Felix Speer, Bass

Moscow State Academic Chamber Choir

2011-2012 Season

May 2012

In Russia

17 Thu

Orchestrion

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Haydn
Symphony No. 92, "Oxford"
Mendelsohn
Symphony No. 3, "Scotland"
Brahms
Academic Festival Overture

Conductors: Vladislav Lavrik and Andrey Rubstov

2011-2012 Season

April 2012

In Russia

19 Thu

Tretyakov Gallery

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Concert for families of those who suffered as a result of the Chernobyl Nuclear Accident

Beethoven
Egmont: Overture
Mozart
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik
Mendelssohn
Symphony No. 3, op.56, A minor (Scottish)
Conductor:

Andrey Rubtsov

2011-2012 Season

May 2012

In Russia

25 Fri

Smolensk State Dramatic Theater

Smolensk

Russia

Location

Program

Glinka
Ceremonial Polonaise
Ludmila's Cavatina from the first act of Ruslan and Ludmila
Ludmila's Aria from the fourth act of Ruslan and Ludmila
Polka
Susanin's Aria from the fourth act of A Life for the Tsar
Ruslan's Aria from the second act of Ruslan and Ludmila
Cracovienne from A Life for the Tsar
Glazunov
The Seasons - Ballet, Op.67
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artists:

Anastasia Belukova, Soprano

Askar Abdrazakov, Bass

2011-2012 Season

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