Concerts

thephoenix.comNational Philharmonic of Russia performs Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto and Sibelius' Symphony No. 2. Soloist Alexandra Soumm, conductor Christian Vasquez. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. Monday, April 15th, 7 p.m.

Concert Venue Addresses

Thursday, April 11th   

Bolshoi Theater Orchestra Musicians in concert. Bolshoi Theater Beethoven Hall. 7 p.m.

Boris Petrushansky (piano) performs Mozart, Beethoven, Chopin and Scriabin. Dom Kompozitorov. 6:30 p.m.

Irina Bochkova (violin) and Ruvim Ostrovsky (piano) perform Schubert, Schumann and Shostakovich. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Musica Viva Chamber Orchestra performs Schumann and Beethoven. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Natalya Zaitseva (piano) performs Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Grieg. Scriabin Museum. 7 p.m.

New Music Studio Ensemble performs Enno Poppe, Isabel Mundry, Matthias Pintscher, Yury Vorontsov, Kirill Umansky and Faradzh Karayev. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m. Free admission.

Olesya Kravchenko (organ) and Anna Shkurovskaya (harp) perform Bach, Pachelbel, Buxtehude, Debussy, Albenis and others. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. 7:30 p.m.

Philharmonic Debut: Valeria Latysheva, Alexander Klevich and Viktoria Zyablitskaya perform Monteverdi, Verdi, Glinka, Rimsky-Korsakov and Rachmaninov in the Human Voice concert. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Rem Urasin (piano) performs Chopin, Schubert, Liszt and Mendelssohn. Pavel Slobodkin Center. 7 p.m.

Tikhon Khrennikov: his opera, ballet and film music. Helikon Opera on Arbat. 7 p.m.

Virtuosos of Moscow Chamber Orchestra performs Prokofiev and Schnittke. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Friday, April 12th 

Alexei Chernov (piano) performs Rachmaninov and Chernov. Gnesin Academy of Music. 7 p.m.

Andrei Likaret (piano) performs Bach, Beethoven and Chopin. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

State Chamber Orchestra of Russia performs Mendelssohn's Symphony No. 9, his Concerto for piano and strings in A minor and Schubert's Symphony No. 5. Soloist Yu Kosuge. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

Handel's Messiah Oratorio and scenes from his operas. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 8 p.m.

Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra performs Glinka, Tchaikovsky and Khachaturyan. Soloist Boris Andrianov (cello). Yury Simonov conducts. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Olga Grechko (soprano) and Alexei Semyonov (organ) perform Bach, Vivaldi and Purcell. St. Mary's Cathedral. 8:30 p.m.

Pavel Slobodkin Center Chamber Orchestra, Miroslava Marchenko, Varvara Kutuzova, Anastasia Barabanova and other pianists in a concert of classic pops. Pavel Slobodkin Center. 7 p.m.

Russian and Croatian Contemporary Piano Music. Scriabin Museum. 7 p.m.

Tikhon Khrennikov: his opera, ballet and film music. Helikon Opera on Arbat. 7 p.m.

Vadim Panfilov (baritone) in a concert of classical and pop music. Dom Uchyonykh chamber hall. 7 p.m.

Waltzes, Tangos and Foxtrots: gala concert. Novaya Opera. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Young Pianists: opening concert. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m. 

Saturday, April 13th 

Alexander Dudkin (piano) performs Bach, Haydn and Prokofiev. Scriabin Museum. 4 p.m.

Astor Piazzolla: Yury Nugmanov (guitar), Server Abkerimov (accordion), Rustem Kudoyarov (piano) and the Moscow Camerata Chamber Orchestra in concert. Yauza Palace Kolonny Zal Hall. 5 p.m.

Beethoven's Chamber Music performed by Yevgeny Dzhalalov (piano), Natalya Geizler (violin) and Anatoly Lukyanenko (cello). Glinka Museum. 7 p.m.

Classics for Children: Yelizaveta Kanauzova (soprano), Yaroslav Stanishevsky (flute) and Maria Makarenko (organ) perform Bach, Handel, Schubert and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. 1 p.m.

Compositions by Alexei Kurbatov. Pavel Slobodkin Center. 7 p.m.

Concert of Chamber Music: Anna Nechayeva (soprano), Yekaterina Shcherbachenko (soprano) and the Bolshoi Theater Chamber Ensemble perform Mozart, Glinka and Ravel. Bolshoi Theater Beethoven Hall. 7 p.m.

MT PICK Debussy's The Prodigal Son and Vetlugina's Brother Franciscus. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 8 p.m.

MT PICK Evening With Yury Bashmet: Soloists of Moscow Chamber Ensemble and musicians of the Novaya Rossiya Symphony Orchestra perform Schnittke's Moz-Art a la Haydn, Shostakovich-Alexander Tchaikovsky's The Thirteenth and Bizet-Shchedrin's Carmen Suite. Conductor and soloist Yury Bashmet. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

Fairy Tale: vocal compositions by Methner, Lyadov and Rimsky-Korsakov. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 4 p.m.

Francis Poulenc's Un Ballo in Maschera, his romances and chamber compositions performed by the Novaya Opera Chamber Orchestra and soloists. Novaya Opera foyer. 7 p.m.

MT PICK Mikhail Pletnev: a solo piano recital. Orchestrion Hall. 2 and 7 p.m.

Osipov Orchestra of Folk Instruments Soloists in concert. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Pablo Garibay in a concert of classical and contemporary Latin American music for guitar. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Rachmaninov's Works for Two Pianos performed by Viktor Ginzburg and Eleonora Karpukhova. Tsaritsyno Estate Museum Bazhenovsky Hall. 6 p.m.

Russian Guitar Quartet in concert. Dom Zhurnalista. 7 p.m.

Rustam Komachkov (cello) and Tatyana Rubina (piano) perform Mozart and Beethoven. Slavic Cultural Center. 3 p.m.

Sergei Kaznacheisky (baritone) performs vocal compositions by Mozart, Schubert, Johann Strauss and Tchaikovsky. Yauza Palace. 7 p.m.

Tikhon Khrennikov: his opera, ballet and film music. Helikon Opera on Arbat. 7 p.m.

Tribute to Fyodor Chaliapin: Basses Nikolai Krylov, Ilya Ushullu and Alexander Fomin perform. Dom Shalyapina. 5 p.m.

Yelena Tarasova (piano) perform Tchaikovsky's The Seasons. Kolomenskoye Estate Museum. 2 p.m.

Yulia Pirozhikhina in a concert of organ music. Tsaritsyno Estate Museum Atrium Hall. 5 p.m.

Sunday, April 14th 

Affrettando Chamber Orchestra performs Saint-Saens' Carnival of the Animals and Poulenc's The Story of Babar. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 2 p.m.

Alexei Sychyov (piano) performs Haydn, Liszt and Prokofiev. Vernadsky Geological Museum. 2 p.m.

Andrei Likaret, Alberto Ferro (both piano), Tatyana Igonina (organ) and the Chopin Music College Orchestra perform Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 1, Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 1 and Bach's Toccata, Adagio and Fugue in C major. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 7 p.m.

Early Music Academy Ensemble performs Mozart. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Favorite Classics for Mandolin and Organ: Svetlana Myznikova and Fyodor Stroganov perform Marcello, Bach, Vivaldi, Gluck and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. 7:30 p.m.

Kirill Filin (bass), Konstanitin Kaznacheyev (violin) and Ivan Lebedev (organ) perform Bach. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. 7:30 p.m.

Konstantin Lifshits (piano) performs Beethoven, Schumann and Debussy. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Mikhail Utkin (cello), Alexander Chernov (violin) and Alexander Maikapar (piano, harpsichord) perform Bach's sonatas. Tsaritsyno Estate Museum Atrium Hall. 5 p.m.

Moscow Philharmonic Orchstra Soloists perform Mozart and Tchaikovsky. Kolomenskoye Estate Museum. 4 p.m.

Natalya Klinicheva (violin) and Mikhail Klinichev (cello) perform Brahms, Mendelssohn and Scharwenka. Lyublino Estate Durasov Palace. 3 p.m.

Nikita Borisoglebsky (violin), Natalia Zlobina (piano) and Yulia Igonina (violin) perform Ysaye and Saint-Saens. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Pyotr Glavatskikh (marimba), Siranush Gzogyan (vocals), Vlad Okunev (percussion), Denis Yakovlev, Daniil Belikov (both drums) and others perform Stravinsky, Jolivet, Milhaud and Shchedrin. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Russian Philharmonia Symphony Orhcestra performs Beethoven's Symphony No. 5 and Brahms' Concerto for violin, cello and orchestra. Soloists Alexander Knyazev (cello) and Lauren Korcia (violin). Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 7 p.m.

Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra performs Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 3 and his Symphony No. 2. Soloist Alexander Gavrilyuk, conductor Dmitry Liss. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

Theory Musicale Ensemble in a concert of early music. Kolomenskoye Estate Museum. Noon.

Tikhon Khrennikov: his opera, ballet and film music. Helikon Opera on Arbat. 7 p.m.

Yulia Berinskaya (violin), Alexei Seleznyov (cello) and Basinia Schulman (piano) perform Berinsky and Shostakovich. International Roerich Center. 6:30 p.m.

Monday, April 15th

Moscow Conservatory Chamber Choir, Yekaterina Mechetina (piano), Tigran Matinyan (tenor), Lyudmila Yeryutkina (soprano), Mikhail Davydov (baritone) and Maria Chelmakina (mezzo-soprano) perform Rossini's Petite Messe Solennelle, Russian choral music and folk songs. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

MT PICK National Philharmonic of Russia performs Mendelssohn's Violin Concerto and Sibelius' Symphony No. 2. Soloist Alexandra Soumm, conductor Christian Vasquez. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Young Pianists in concert. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. Noon.

Tuesday, April 16th

Moscow Conservatory Chamber Orchestra performs Schoenberg, Schnittke and Gorecki. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Musica Viva Chamber Orchestra, Nikita Mndoyants, Mikhail Turpanov and other pianists perform Bach, Mozart, Hindemith and Alexander Tchaikovsky. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra perform Kara Karayev. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Young Pianists in concert. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 10 a.m.

Yulia Stadler (piano) performs Rubinstein. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 17th

Alexander Gavrilyuk (piano) performs Bach, Chopin, Liszt and Mussorgsky. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

Anna Lebedeva (mezzo-soprano) in a concert of arias and romances. Dom Uchyonykh chamber hall. 7 p.m.

Brahms and Mendelssohn performed by Yelena Lopukhina (mezzo-soprano), Lyudmila Vatutina (contralto), Alexandra Shirokova (piano), Ivan Pokrovsky (violin) and Alexander Burikov (cello). Scriabin Museum. 7 p.m.

Dmitry Grigortsevich (piano) performs Beethoven, Schumann, Liszt, Balakirev and Koltsov. Golitsyn Manor. 7 p.m.

Ilya Usullu (bass) and Anna Suslova (organ) perform Lubeck, Durante, Handel, Bach, Mozart, Haydn and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. 8 p.m.

MT PICK Maxim Vengerov (violin) and Itamar Golan (piano) perform Beethoven, Schubert, Franck and Saint-Saens. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Mikhail Utkin (cello), Alexander Malkus (piano) and the Tchaikovsky Quartet in a concert of chamber music. Glinka Museum. 7:30 p.m.

Mozart. Three Generations: Maria Tretyakova (piano), Yevgeny Shulkov (violin), Alexander Akimov (viola) and Kirill Varyash (cello) in concert. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

QuintElle plays classics, jazz and pop. Dom Zhurnalista. 7:30 p.m.

MT PICK Sumi Jo (lyric coloratura soprano) and the Novaya Rossia Symphony Orchestra perform Bellini, Donizetti and Thomas. Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Musical Theater. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Young Pianists in concert. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 10 a.m.

and Beyond…

Alexander Udaltsov (organ) performs Bach, Mendelssohn, Reiberger, Brahms, Reger and others. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. April 18, 7:30 p.m.

Alyona Bayeva (violin) and Vladimir Skanavi (piano) perform Mendelssohn, Brahms and Ravel. Conservatory Small Hall. April 18, 7 p.m.

Arte-Fakt Ensemble in a concert of Baroque music. Theater Gallery Na Maloi Ordynke. 7 p.m.

Brahms Trio performs Rachmaninov and Sviridov. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. April 18, 7 p.m.

Leonora Dmitrenko (violin), Tatyana Murashkevich and Tatyana Rubina (both piano) perform Brahms, Piazzolla, Kreisler, Albenis, Eshpai, Muravlyov and others. Scriabin Museum. April 18, 7 p.m.

MT PICK Moscow Chamber Choir, and the Russian National Orchestra perform Taneyev's On Reading the Psalm and four choruses from his Twelve Choruses A'Capella. Mikhail Pletnev conducts. Conservatory Great Hall. April 18, 7 p.m.

Orpharion Ensemble performs 18th- and 19th-century Russian and Italian music. Glinka Museum. April 18, 7 p.m.

Pavel Slobodkin Center Chamber Orchestra performs Vivaldi's The Four Seasons and Stravinsky's Apollo Musagetes ballet music. Soloist Ilya Gaisin (cello). Pavel Slobodkin Center. April 18, 7 p.m.

Prokofiev's Works for flute, violin, oboe and piano. Sergei Prokofiev Museum. April 18, 7 p.m.

Sergei Artsibashev (piano) performs Liszt, Borodin and Tchaikovsky. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. April 18, 7 p.m.

Works by Rachmaninov performed by the Moscow Conservatory Chamber Choir, Ksenia Leonidova (mezzo-soprano), Ksenia Apalko (piano), Emin Martirosyan (cello) and other soloists. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. April 18, 7 p.m.

Moscow Conservatory Symphony Orchestra performs Stravinsky's Violin Concerto and The Firebird ballet music. Soloist Sergei Girshenko. Conservatory Great Hall. April 19, 7 p.m.

Rustam Komachkov (cello) and Andres Paas (organ) perform Bach, Paganini, Massenet, Tchaikovsky and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. April 19, 8:30 p.m.

Oksana Sidyagina (harp) and Andrei Gugnin (piano) perform Scarlatti, Faure, Hindemith, Mussorgsky-Kikta and others. Slavic Cultural Center. April 20. 6 p.m.

Romances by Rachmaninov performed by Bolshoi Theater soloists. Bolshoi Theater Beethoven Hall. April 20 and 25, 7 p.m.

Vyacheslav Khityov (piano) performs Scriabin. International Roerich Center. April 20, 6:30 p.m.

Alexandra Sikorskaya (piano) performs Beethoven and Chopin. Vernadsky Geological Museum. April 21, 5 p.m.

Ashot Gasparyan (violin) and Irina Kuskova (piano) perform Bach, Paganini and Tchaikovsky. Tchaikovsky Cultural Center. April 21, 5 p.m.

MT PICK Mikhail Pletnev (piano) and the Russian National Orchestra perform Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 8 and Schumann's Piano Concerto. Mikhail Granovsky conducts. Orchestrion Hall. April 21 and 22, 7 p.m.

MT PICK Russian National Orchestra performs Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 8 and Schumann's Piano Concerto. Soloist Mikhail Pletnev, conductor Mikhail Granovsky. Orchestrion Hall. April 21 and 22, 7 p.m.

Winds of the Bolshoi Theater Orchestra. The second concert of this series features French horn and bassoon. Bolshoi Theater Beethoven Hall. April 23, 7 p.m.

Russian National Orchestra performs Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1 and Shostakovich's Symphony No. 12. Soloist Nikolai Lugansky, conductor Mikhail Pletnev. Conservatory Great Hall. April 18, 7 p.m.