Ekaterina Mechetina

Piano

Performances with the RNO

July 2003

On Tour

09 Wed

Gendarmenmarkt

Berlin

Location

  • Gendarmenmarkt
  • Time: 8 PM

Program

Glinka
Ruslan and Ludmila, overture
Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No. 2, Part I
Sarasate
Carmen fantasie on themes of Bizet
Shostakovich
Violin Concerto No. 1, Part IV (arr. for xylophone)
Tchaikovsky
Nutcracker Suite
Conductor:

Alexander Lazarev

Guest Artists:

Ekaterina Mechetina, Piano

Alexandra Summ, Violin

Rostislav Scharaevsky, Xylophone

Summer 2003 European Tour

What They’re Saying

"I saw the greatest orchestra in the world play Friday night. If you think that's hyperbole, ask anyone who was in Yardley Hall that night. The Russian National Orchestra is the Rolls-Royce of orchestras, no ordinary ensemble."

The Kansas City Star