Friedrich Lips

Bayan

Performances with the RNO

October 2018

In Russia

04 Thu

Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

Moscow

Russia

Location

Program

Podgaits
"Double Mirror" Concerto for Bayan and Cello with Orchestra (World Premiere)
Gluck
The Dance of the Furies from the opera Orpheus and Eurydice
Piazzolla
Tango, "The Death of an Angel"
Gridin
"Rassypukha"
Pletnev
Tatar Fantasy for Bayan and Orchestra
Tsygankov
Variations on the Themes of Two Russian Songs for Domra and Balalaika
Tchaikin
Concerto No. 1 for Bayan and Orchestra (finale)
Conductor:

Mikhail Pletnev

Guest Artists:

Friedrich Lips, Bayan

Alexander Buzlov, Cello

Alexander Tsygankov, Domra

Valery Zazhigin, Balalaika

Olzhas Nurlanov, Bayan

Yuri Sidorov, Bayan

Semyon Shmelkov, Bayan

Russian Soul Folk Quartet

2018 RNO Grand Festival

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Athena T. Blackburn

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