Past RNO Concerts

2021

January 2021

In Russia

12 Tue

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Vladislav Lavrik

Program

Arturo Márquez
Danzón no.2
Astor Piazzolla
"Aconcagua" – Concerto for Bandoneon and Orchestra
Double Concerto for Bandoneón, Guitar & String Orchestra ("Hommage à Liege")
"History of Tango" – Suite for Guitar, Bandoneon and Orchestra
Cacho Tirao
"Conciertango de Buenos Aires" – Concerto for Guitar and Orchestra (dedicated to J. Rodrigo)
Conductor:

Vladislav Lavrik

Guest Artists:

Aidar Gainullin, Bayan

Artyom Dervoed, Guitar

Sergei Shamov, Percussion

February 2021

In Russia

01 Mon

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Denis Vlasenko

Program

My Favorite Things ~ Kind of Jazz

Bernstein
Overture to the operetta Candide
Armstrong
Potpourri from works by Louis Armstrong, "Postcards from New Orleans," In memory of Sachmo. Fantasia for trumpet and symphony orchestra. Arranged by I.Kadomtsev
Davis - Eilenkrig
“Blue In Green”
Saidashev
Adriatic Sea for trumpet and orchestra
Bernstein
Suite from West Side Story
Rogers
"My Favorite Things," from The Sound of Music
Williams
“Basin Street Blues”
Miller
Miller Medley, arranged by N. Levinovsky
Artemyev
“Three Comrades” from the film At Home Among Strangers, a Stranger Among His Own
Conductor:

Denis Vlasenko

Guest Artists:

Vadim Eilenkrig, Trumpet

Eilenkrig Orchestra

In Russia

14 Sun

Zaryadye Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Timur Zangiev

Program

Sibelius
Finlandia, op. 26
Violin Concerto in D Minor, op. 47
Brahms
Variations on a Theme by Haydn, op. 56a
Hindemith
Symphonic Metamorphoses on Themes by K.M. Weber
Conductor:

Timur Zangiev

Guest Artist:

Haik Kazazyan, Violin

In Russia

26 Fri

Zaryadye Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Program

Shostakovich
Symphony No. 12 ("The Year of 1917") in D minor, op. 112
Conductor:

Andrey Boreyko

March 2021

In Russia

04 Thu

Philharmonia 2, Rachmaninov Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Program

Mendelssohn
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra 
Symphony no. 4 ("Italian") in A-major, op.90
Conductor:

Vladislav Lavrik

Guest Artist:

Elisey Kosolapov, Violin

In Russia

07 Sun

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Program

Mendelssohn
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra
Ravel
"La Valse" (choreographic poem)
Saint-Saens
Bacchanale from the opera, Samson and Delilah
Conductor:

Andrey Rubtsov

Guest Artist:

Nikita Borisoglebsky, Violin

In Russia

07 Sun

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Program

Mendelssohn
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra
Ravel
"La Valse" (choreographic poem)
Saint-Saens
Bacchanale from the opera, Samson and Delilah
Conductor:

Andrey Rubtsov

Guest Artist:

Nikita Borisoglebsky, Violin

In Russia

23 Tue

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Program

Schubert / Liszt
"Wanderer" Fantasy, for Piano and Orchestra
Rubtsov
Piano Concerto
Grieg
Two Suites from the Music for the Drama "Peer Gynt" (op. 46, op. 55)
Conductor:

Andrey Rubtsov

Guest Artist:

Dmitry Shishkin, Piano

In Russia

30 Tue

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Thomas Sanderling

Program

Tchaikovsky
Violin Concerto in D major, op.35
Glazunov
Symphony No. 6 in C minor, op. 58
Conductor:

Thomas Sanderling

Guest Artist:

Ivan Pochekin, Violin

April 2021

In Russia

04 Sun

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Vladimir Gorbik

Program

Tchaikovsky
Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-flat minor, op. 23
Symphony No. 4 in F minor, op. 36
Conductor:

Vladimir Gorbik

Guest Artist:

Andrey Gugnin, Piano

In Russia

15 Thu

The State Pushkin Museum (The Literary Museum)

Moscow

Russia

Location

Alexey Sobolev

Program

Bach
Concerto for Violin, Oboe, strings and basso continuo in C minor, BWV 1060R (version in D minor)
Haydn
Concerto for Trumpet, strings and basso continuo in C major
Pergolesi
Concerto for Flute and Orchestra no.1 in G major
Paganini
Introduction and Variations on "Dal tuo stellato soglio" from Rossini`s Moses in Egypt, MS 23 (op.24)
Sarasate
Introduction and Tarantella, op. 43
Finzi
Five Bagatelles for Clarinet & Piano, op. 23
Doppler
Souvenir du Rigi" for Flute, Horn and Strings, op. 34
Mancini
"Pennywhistle Jig" (from The Molly Maguires)
Conductor:

Alexei Sobolev

Guest Artists:

Olga Chepizhnaya, Violin

Anna Panina, Violin

Maxim Rubtsov, Flute

Vitaly Nazarov, Oboe

Dmitry Aizenshtadt, Clarinet

Alexey Serov, French Horn

Konstantin Grigoryev, Trumpet

Leonid Ogrinchuk, Piano, Basso Continuo

In Russia

21 Wed

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Sergey Smbatyan

Program

Alexey Shor
Violin Concerto in B minor
Saint-Saëns
Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso for Violin and Orchestra, op. 28
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 10 in E minor, op. 93
Conductor:

Sergey Smbatyan

Guest Artist:

Marc Bouchkov, Violin

2020-2021 Season

In Russia

27 Tue

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Charles Dutoit

Program

Chopin
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F minor, op.21
Bizet
Symphony in C, WD 33
Conductor:

Charles Dutoit

Guest Artist:

Nikolai Lugansky, Piano

2020-2021 Season

In Russia

29 Thu

Philharmonia 2, Rachmaninov Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Program

Concert of RNO Soloists and Chamber Ensembles

Handel
"Water Music" Suite (arr. by Mills for brass quintet)
Schubert
"Erlkönig" (arr. by Wolf for violin & viola)
Mendelssohn
Piano Trio No.1 in D Minor, op.49, 1st mov.
Bach
Concerto for Flute and Strings in D minor, H.426, 2 & 3 mov.
York Bowen
Fantasia in E-minor for Four Violas, op. 41/1
Poulenc
Trio for Piano, Oboe and Bassoon, FP 43
Matt Moore
"Cohesion" for Percussion Ensemble
Prokofiev
Overture on Hebrew Themes for Clarinet, Piano and String Quartet, op. 34

Musicians Participating in the Concert

Tatiana Porshneva (violin)
Olga Chepizhnaya (violin)
Anna Panina (violin)
Olga Levchenko (violin)
Lina Vartanova (violin)
Valeria Kapko (violin)
Ekaterina Karpova (violin)
Sergey Dubov (viola)
Ivan Agafonov (viola)
Sofia Lebed (viola)
Ksenia Kotlyarevskaya (viola)
Ekaterina Rasulova (viola)
Alexander Tatarinov (viola)
Vsevolod Guzov (cello)
Natalia Lyubimova (cello)
Gennady Karasev (double bass)
Konstantin Efimov (flute)
Vitaly Nazarov (oboe)
Sergei Eletsky (clarinet)
Andrey Shamidanov (bassoon)
Ilya Melikhov (percussion)
Vitaly Martyanov (percussion)
Leonid Ogrinchuk (piano)
Olga Ivanenko (piano)
Daria Borkovskaya (harpsichord)

RNO Brass Quintet
Vladislav Lavrik (trumpet)
Konstantin Grigoriev (trumpet)
Alexey Serov (French horn)
Ivan Irkhin (trombone)
Dmitry Anakovsky (tuba).

2020-2021 Season

May 2021

In Russia

21 Fri

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Stanislav Kochanovsky

Program

Mendelssohn
Overture from Midsummer Night's Dream, op. 21
Violin Concerto in E-minor, op. 64
Prokofiev
Excerpts from the ballet "Romeo and Juliet"
Conductor:

Stanislav Kochanovsky

Guest Artist:

Leonidas Kavakos, Violin

In Russia

27 Thu

Philharmonia 2, Rachmaninov Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Program

Rubtsov
Piano Concerto
Sibelius
Symphony No. 2 in D Major, op. 43
Guest Artist:

Dmitry Shishkin, Piano

In Russia

30 Sun

Kremlin Concert Hall

Nizhny Novgorod

Russia

Location

Sergey Krylov

Program

Sakharov XVI International International Arts Festival

Schnittke
Sonata No. 1 (arranged for violin and orchestra)
Mozart
Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major, KV 219
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 15 in A Major, op. 141
Conductor:

Sergei Krylov

Guest Artist:

Sergei Krylov, Violin

2020-2021 Season

June 2021

In Russia

05 Sat

Orchestrion

Moscow

Russia

Location

Sergei Smbatyan

Program

Alexey Shor
Cello Concerto in F major (premiere)
Saint-Saens
Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor, op.33
Rachmaninov
Symphony No. 2, op. 27
Guest Artist:

Alexander Knyazev, Cello

2020-2021 Season

In Russia

07 Mon

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Sergey Krylov

Program

Schnittke
Sonata No. 1 (arranged for violin and orchestra)
Mozart
Violin Concerto No. 5 in A Major, KV 219
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 15 in A Major, op. 141
Conductor:

Sergei Krylov

Guest Artist:

Sergei Krylov, Violin

2020-2021 Season

In Russia

18 Fri

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Program

Alexey Shor
Piano Concerto "From My Bookshelf"
Debussy
"La Mer"
Conductor:

Felix Korobov

Guest Artist:

Denis Kozhukhin, Piano

2020-2021 Season

August 2021

In Russia

15 Sun

Gorky Drama Theater

Nizhny Novgorod

Russia

Location

Fyodor Lednev

Program

Balakirev
"King Lear"
Mussorgsky
Night on Bald Mountain
Rimsky-Korsakov
Fantasy on Russian Themes, for violin and orchestra, op.33 
Myaskovsky
Symphony no.16 in F major, op.39 
Conductor:

Fyodor Lednev

Guest Artist:

Maria Andreeva, Violin

In Russia

20 Fri

Tsaritsyno

Moscow

Russia

Location

  • Tsaritsyno
  • Time: 7:00 PM
Alexey Bogorad

Program

Mozart
Overture from the opera The Marriage of Figaro
Mozart
Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major, KV488
Schubert
Symphony No. 5 in B-flat major, D485
Conductor:

Alexey Bogorad

Guest Artist:

Konstantin Yemelyanov, Piano

RNO Small Festival

In Russia

21 Sat

Tsaritsyno

Moscow

Russia

Location

  • Tsaritsyno
  • Time: 3:00 PM

Program

Franck
Quintet for Piano, Two Violins, Viola and Cello in F-Minor, FWV 7
Thuille
Sextet for Piano and Wind Quintet in B-Flat Major, op.6
Guest Artists:

Andrey Gugnin, Piano

Tatiana Porshneva, Violin

Sergei Putnikov, Violin

Sofia Lebed, Viola

Svetlana Vladimirova, Cello

Alexander Ghindin, Piano

Maxim Rubtsov, Flute

Olga Tomilova, Oboe

Sergei Yeletsky, Clarinet

Alexey Serov, French Horn

Andrei Shamidanov, Bassoon

RNO Small Festival

In Russia

21 Sat

Tsaritsyno

Moscow

Russia

Location

  • Tsaritsyno
  • Time: 7:00 PM
Valentin Uryupin

Program

Malcis
"Mozart Games"
Salieri
Concerto for Violin, Oboe, Cello and Orchestra in D Major
Schubert
Symphony no.3 in D Major, D200
Conductor:

Valentin Uryupin

Guest Artists:

Lina Vartanova, Violin

Olga Tomilova, Oboe

Vsevolod Guzov, Cello

RNO Small Festival

In Russia

22 Sun

Tsaritsyno

Moscow

Russia

Location

  • Tsaritsyno
  • Time: 7:00 PM
Sergei Smbatyan

Program

Vivaldi
Concerto for Flute, Strings and Basso Continuo in G Minor, "La Notte," op. 10 no. 2, RV439
Hummel
Concerto for Trumpet and Orchestra in E-Flat major, S49
Rossini
Introduction, Theme, and Variations for Clarinet and Orchestra in B-Flat major
Beethoven
Piano Concerto No. 1 in C major, op. 15
Conductor:

Sergey Smbatyan

Guest Artists:

Maxim Rubtsov, Flute

Vladislav Lavrik, Trumpet

Sergei Yeletsky, Clarinet

Dmitry Shishkin, Piano

RNO Small Festival

On Tour

31 Tue

Dubai Opera

Dubai

United Arab Emirates

Location

Gergely Madaras

Program

Mozart
Overture to the opera, The Magic Flute
Alexey Shor
Piano Concerto No. 2, "From My Bookshelf"
Dvorak
Symphony No. 9 in E minor, "From The New World," op.95
Conductor:

Gergely Madaras

Guest Artist:

Behzod Abduraimov, Piano

2021 United Arab Emirates Tour

September 2021

On Tour

01 Wed

Dubai Opera

Dubai

United Arab Emirates

Location

Gergely Madaras

Program

Beethoven
Overture to The Creatures of Prometheus
Alexey Shor
Piano Concerto No. 1, "Travel Notebook"
Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 6 in B minor (Pathetique) op.74
 
Conductor:

Gergely Madaras

Guest Artist:

Denis Kozhukhin, Piano

2021 United Arab Emirates Tour

On Tour

02 Thu

Dubai Opera

Dubai

United Arab Emirates

Location

Felix Korobov

Program

Handel
"The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba," from the oratorio "Solomon"
"Lascia ch’io pianga," from the opera Rinaldo
Mozart
Overture Le Nozze di Figaro
Concert aria "Bella mia fiamma, addio", K.528
Rossini
Overture from Il Barbiere di Siviglia
Rosina's Cavatina "Una voce poco fa" from the opera Il Barbiere di Siviglia
Bizet
Prelude to Act 3 from the opera Carmen
Puccini
Lauretta's Aria "O mio babbino caro," from the opera Gianni Schicchi
Rimsky-Korsakov
"Sheherazade," op.35
Conductor:

Felix Korobov

Guest Artist:

Fatma Said, Soprano

2021 United Arab Emirates Tour

On Tour

03 Fri

Dubai Opera

Dubai

United Arab Emirates

Location

Mikhail Pletnev

Program

Alexey Shor
Violin Concerto No. 3, "Four Seasons of Manhattan"
Saint-Saëns
Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso for Violin and Orchestra, op.28
Glazunov
The Seasons, op.67
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artist:

Sergey Dogadin, Violin

2021 United Arab Emirates Tour

On Tour

04 Sat

Dubai Opera

Dubai

United Arab Emirates

Location

Sergei Smbatyan

Program

Haydn
Overture in B-flat major (to the opera Armida) for orchestra, Hob Ia:14
Mozart
Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor, KV.466
Rachmaninov
Symphonic Dances, op.45
Conductor:

Sergey Smbatyan

Guest Artist:

Kit Armstrong, Piano

2021 United Arab Emirates Tour

On Tour

23 Thu

Coca Cola Arena

Dubai

United Arab Emirates

Location

Sergei Smbatyan

Program

Alexey Shor
"Seascapes," for violin and orchestra
Massenet
Meditation for Violin and Symphony Orchestra from the opera Thaïs
Ravel
"Tzigane", Concert Rhapsody for Violin and Orchestra, M76
Rachmaninov
Symphony No. 2 in E minor, op.27
Conductor:

Sergey Smbatyan

Guest Artist:

Maxim Vengerov, Violin

2021 United Arab Emirates Tour

On Tour

24 Fri

Coca Cola Arena

Dubai

United Arab Emirates

Location

Mikhail Pletnev, soloist on piano

Program

Wagner
"Siegfried Idyll" for orchestra in E major, WWV 103
Alexey Shor
Cello Concerto in F Major
"From My Bookshelf," for Piano and Orchestra
Guest Artists:

Mikhail Pletnev

Alexander Knyazev, Cello

2021 United Arab Emirates Tour

On Tour

25 Sat

Coca Cola Arena

Dubai

United Arab Emirates

Program

Grieg
"Peer Gynt" (Suite No. 1, op.46)
Alexey Shor
Violin Concerto in B minor
Tchaikovsky
Elegy for String Orchestra in G major
Violin Concerto in В major, op.35
Guest Artist:

Daniel Lozakovich, Violin

2021 United Arab Emirates Tour

On Tour

26 Sun

Coca Cola Arena

Dubai

United Arab Emirates

Location

Alexander Sladkovsky

Program

Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, op.30
Tchaikovsky
Symphony No. 4 in F minor, op.36
Conductor:

Alexander Sladkovsky

Guest Artist:

Denis Matsuev, Piano

2021 United Arab Emirates Tour

October 2021

In Russia

06 Wed

State Philharmonic Theater

Yekaterinburg

Russia

Program

Beethoven
Symphony No. 4 in B-flat Major, op.60
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 15 in A Major, op.141
Conductor:

Sergei Krylov

2021-2022 Season

In Russia

08 Fri

Kurgan Regional Philharmonic

Kurgan

Russia

Location

Ilya Derbilov

Program

Chopin
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, op.11
Beethoven
Symphony No. 4 in B-flat Major, op.60
Conductor:

Ilya Derbilov

Guest Artist:

Eliso Virsaladze, Piano

2021-2022 Season

In Russia

09 Sat

Prokofiev Philharmonia

Chelyabinsk

Russia

Program

Tchaikovsky
Violin Concerto in D major, op.35
Beethoven
Symphony No. 4 in B-flat Major, op.60
Conductor:

Sergey Smbatyan

Guest Artist:

Sofia Yakovenko, Violin

2021-2022 Season

In Russia

17 Sun

Hall "Ventosh"

Moscow

Russia

Location

Keri-Lynn Wilson

Program

Prokofiev
"Love for Three Oranges" Suite
Tchaikovsky
Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra in A major, op.33
Shostakovich
Symphony No. 1 in F Minor, Op. 10
Conductor:

Keri-Lynn Wilson

Guest Artist:

Dali Gutseriyeva

In Russia

19 Tue

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Keri-Lynn Wilson

Program

Prokofiev
"Love for Three Oranges" Suite
Shostakovich
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Major, Op. 102
Symphony No. 1 in F Minor, Op. 10
Conductor:

Keri-Lynn Wilson

Guest Artist:

Adam Gutseriyev

In Russia

22 Fri

Philharmonia 2, Rachmaninov Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Program

Beethoven
Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat major (“Emperor”), op.73
Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major "Eroica", op. 55
Conductor:

Kirill Karabits

Guest Artist:

Dmitry Masleev, Piano

2021-2022 Season

In Russia

24 Sun

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Program

Beethoven
Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat major (“Emperor”), op.73
Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major "Eroica", op. 55
Conductor:

Kirill Karabits

Guest Artist:

Dmitry Masleev, Piano

2021-2022 Season

In Russia

26 Tue

Great Hall, Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Program

Concert Dedicated to the 100th Anniversary of the Baku Music Academy

Gajibekov
Overture to the opera Koroghlu
"Sevgili Janan"
Puccini
"E lucevan le stele"
"Nessun Dorma"
Rachmaninov
"Vocalise"
Paganini
"Introduction and Variations" on a theme from the opera by Rossini, Moses in Egypt
J. S. Bach
Fragments from Second Suite
Karaev
Waltz from the ballet Seven Beauties
Handel
Aria "Lascia ch'io pianga," from the opera Rinaldo
Saint-Saens
Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso
Rzayev
"Chahargakh"
Niyazi
"Waltz"
"Arzu"
Amirov
"Azerbaijan Capriccio"
Balash's aria from the opera Seville
Poulenc
Final from a Concerto for Two Pianos
Rachmaninov
Suite for Two Pianos
Badalbeyli
"Ave Maria"
Adigezalov
Final of the opera Garabakh shikestesi 
Conductors:

Yalchin Adigezalov

Murtuza Bulbul

Fuad Ibragimov

Guest Artists:

Samir Dzhafarov, Tenor

Jamal Aliyev, Cello

Agharahim Gouliyev, Flute

Ilham Nazarov, Countertenor

Elvin Ganiyev, Violin

Sahib Pashazade, Tar

Egana Akhundova, Piano

Mamed Guseinov, Piano

Farkhad Baidalbeyli, Piano

Murad Adigezalzade, Piano

Seljan Nasibli, Soprano

Azer Zada, Tenor

Alim Qasimov, Khananda - performer of mughams

Fergana Qasimova, Khananda - performer of mughams

November 2021

In Russia

20 Sat

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Oleg Caetani

Program

Schumann
Cello Concerto in A minor, op.129
G. Prokofiev
Cello Concerto
S. Prokofiev
Symphony-Concerto for Cello and Orchestra, op.125
Conductor:

Oleg Caetani

Guest Artists:

Alban Gerhardt, Cello

Boris Andrianov, Cello

In Russia

26 Fri

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Peter Feranec

Program

Rachmaninov
"The Rock" (Fantasia or Symphonic Poem for Orchestra), op. 7
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini for Piano and Orchestra, op. 43
Gershwin
Concerto for Piano and Orchestra in F-major
"An American in Paris" – Tone Poem for Orchestra
Conductor:

Peter Feranec

Guest Artist:

Alexander Malofeyev, Piano

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