Evelyn Glennie

Percussion

Performances with the RNO

December 2005

In Russia

15 Thu

Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Glinka
Ruslan and Ludmila, Overture
Vivaldi
Ottavino, for vibraphone, string and basso continuo (C-flat, RV 443, arranged by Evelyn Glennie)
Williams
Fantasia on Christmas Carols
Glennie
Little Prayer, for choir and marimba
Danzi
Flute Concerto No. 2, D-flat, 2nd and 3rd parts
Psathas
Piano and Percussion Concerto, View from Olympus (Russian premier)
Borodin
Polovetsian Dances, from Prince Igor
Khachaturian
Sabre Dance from Gayane (arranged by D. Kirpanyova)
Conductor:

Martyn Brabbins

Guest Artists:

Evelyn Glennie, Percussion

Ruth Montgomery, Flute

Oleg Akkuratov, Piano

2005-2006 Season

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

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