2017 China Tour

Performances

December 2016

On Tour

31 Sat

Zhuhai Grand Theatre

Zhuhai

Program

Glinka
Overture to "Ruslan and Ludmila"
Tchaikovsky
Peasant Girls's song from Eugene Onegin
Waltz of the Flowers from Nutcracker
Symphony No. 5 in E-minor, op.64
Borodin
Polovtsian Dances from "Prince Igor" (including Choral Dance no.17)
Conductor:

Thomas Sanderling

Guest Artist:

Zhuhai Classical Children's Choir

2017 China Tour

January 2017

On Tour

01 Sun

Zhuhai Grand Theatre

Zhuhai

Program

Andrew Webb-Mitchell
Overture "Koh-i-Noor, Mountain of Light" (World Premiere)
Tchaikovsky
Waltz from Sleeping Beauty
Suite from Swan Lake (arr. by Mikhail Pletnev)
Weber
Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E-flat major, op.74
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 5 (2nd movement)
Conductor:

Thomas Sanderling

Guest Artist:

Tony Shen, Clarinet

2017 China Tour

On Tour

02 Mon

Dongguan Yulan Theatre

Dongguan, Guangdong

Location

Program

Andrew Webb-Mitchell
Overture "Koh-i-Noor, Mountain of Light" (World Premiere)
Tchaikovsky
Waltz from Sleeping Beauty
Suite from Swan Lake (arr. by Mikhail Pletnev)
Weber
Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E-flat major, op.74
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 5 (2nd movement)
Conductor:

Thomas Sanderling

Guest Artist:

Tony Shen, Clarinet

2017 China Tour

On Tour

04 Wed

Huizhou Poly Theatre

Huizhou, Guangdong

Location

Program

Andrew Webb-Mitchell
Overture "Koh-i-Noor, Mountain of Light" (World Premiere)
Tchaikovsky
Waltz from Sleeping Beauty
Suite from Swan Lake (arr. by Mikhail Pletnev)
Weber
Clarinet Concerto No. 2 in E-flat major, op.74
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 5 (2nd movement)
Conductor:

Thomas Sanderling

Guest Artist:

Tony Shen, Clarinet

2017 China 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