Spring 2004 European Tour

Performances

March 2004

On Tour

16 Tue

Coliseu dos Recreios

Lisbon

Location

  • Coliseu dos Recreios
  • Time: 9 PM

Program

Taneyev
John of Damascus
Rachmaninov
Three Russian Songs
Tchaikovsky
Suite for Orchestra No. 3
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Gulbenkian Choir

Spring 2004 European Tour

On Tour

20 Sat

Lingotto

Torino

Location

  • Lingotto
  • Time: 12 AM

Program

Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No.1
Tchaikovsky
Suite for Orchestra No. 3
Shostakovich
Festive Overture
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Alexander Melnikov, Piano

Spring 2004 European Tour

On Tour

23 Tue

Symphony Hall

Birmingham

Location

Program

Prokofiev
Classical Symphony
Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No.1
Prokofiev
Symphony No. 7
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Alexander Melnikov, Piano

Spring 2004 European Tour

On Tour

24 Wed

Royal Concert Hall

Glasgow

Location

Program

Glinka
Russlan and Ludmilla, Overture
Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No. 1
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 11

"... the real catch of the season: the sensationally virtuosic Russian National Orchestra, an independent orchestra, free of any governmental controls, formed in 1990 from the finest orchestral musicians in Russia who found the state structure collapsing around their ears."

The Herald, Glasgow (UK) May 14, 2003

Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Alexander Melnikov, Piano

Spring 2004 European Tour

On Tour

25 Thu

Bridgewater Hall

Manchester

Location

Program

Glinka
Ruslan and Ludmilla, Overture
Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No. 1
Mussorgsky
Pictures at an Exhibition
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Alexander Melnikov, Piano

Spring 2004 European Tour

On Tour

31 Wed

Vaduzersaal

Vaduz

Location

  • Vaduzersaal
  • Time: 12 AM

Program

Prokofiev
Symphony No. 7
Tchaikovsky
Sleeping Beauty Suite
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Spring 2004 European Tour

On Tour

29 Mon

Royal Festival Hall

London

Location

Program

Glinka
Ruslan and Ludmila, Overture
Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No. 4
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 11
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Boris Berezovsky, Piano

Spring 2004 European Tour

April 2004

On Tour

27 Tue

Philharmonie

Köln

Location

Program

Shostakovich
Festive Overture
Pletnev
Piano Capriccio
Tchaikovsky
Suite for Orchestra No. 3
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Nikolai Lugansky, Piano

Spring 2004 European Tour

May 2004

On Tour

03 Mon

Dijon

Location

  • Time: 12 AM

Program

Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No. 4
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 10
Conductor:

Alexander Vedernikov

Guest Artist:

Nikolai Lugansky, Piano

Spring 2004 European Tour

April 2004

On Tour

29 Thu

Casino Basel

Basel

Location

  • Casino Basel
  • Time: 12 AM

Program

Tchaikovsky
Suite for Orchestra No. 3
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 11
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Spring 2004 European Tour

March 2004

On Tour

05 Fri

Alte Oper Frankfurt

Frankfurt am Main

Location

Program

Opera Arias
Shostakovich
Symphony No.10
Conductor:

Mstislav Rostropovich

Guest Artist:

Soloists of the Galina Vishnevskaya Opera Center

Spring 2004 European Tour

On Tour

22 Mon

City Hall

Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Location

Program

Shostakovich
Festive Overture
Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No. 1
Prokofiev
Symphony No. 7
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Alexander Melnikov, Piano

Spring 2004 European Tour

April 2004

On Tour

27 Tue

Philharmonie (matinee)

Köln (matinee)

Location

Program

Tchaikovsky
March Slave, op 31
Glinka
Fantasy Waltz
Tchaikovsky
Nutcracker Suite
Conductor:

Carlo Ponti

Spring 2004 European Tour

March 2004

On Tour

27 Sat

St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle

Windsor

Location

  • St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle
  • Time: 12 AM

Program

Sir Paul Getty Memorial Concert
Jean Sibelius
Prelude to The Tempest
Suite No. 1 from The Tempest
Gordon Getty
Joan and the Bells -- Cantata for soprano, baritone, chorus and orchestra (UK premiere)
Mikhail Pletnev
Setting of a poem by William Butler Yeats for soprano, chorus and orchestra (world premiere)
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Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artists:

Lisa Delan, Soprano

Vladimir Chernov, Baritone

The Lay Clerks of St George's Chapel, with London Voices

Spring 2004 European Tour

September 2004

On Tour

14 Tue

Merano

Location

  • Time: 12 AM

Program

Mussorgsky
Pictures at an Exhibition
Dvorak
Symphony No. 9
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Spring 2004 European Tour

What They’re Saying

"In a modern classical world, rife with reports of under-funded and dying ensembles, curtailed schedules and shrinking audiences, the foundation and continued growth of [the Russian National Orchestra] seems not only miraculous; it just may be the most important cultural story of our time."

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