Concerts

operaandballet.comSarah Coburn (soprano) and the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra in an operatic concert. Steven White conducts. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. Friday, May the 17th, 7 p.m.

Concert Venue Addresses

Thursday, May 16th   

Alexander Ovchinnikov (piano) performs Bach, Rachmaninov and Ovchinnikov. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Astor Piazzolla: Rustem Kudoyarov (piano), Server Abkerimov (accordion), Sergei Nazarov (flute), Yury Nugmanov (guitar), Alexandra Fedotova (violin) and the Moscow Camerata Chamber Orchestra in concert. Vernadsky Geological Museum. 7 p.m.

Bolshoi Theater Choir and Orchestra perform Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 3, Sviridov's choral works and Shostakovich's From Jewish Folk Poetry vocal cycle. Vasily Sinaisky conducts. Bolshoi Theater New Stage. 7 p.m.

Evening of Guitar Music features Dmitry Koltakov and Artyom Artamonov. Dom Uchyonykh Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Garri Grodberg in a concert of organ music. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Margarita Eskina (organ) and Vladimir Paruntsev (flute) perform Bach, Telemann, Handel and Vivaldi. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. 7:30 p.m.

Pavel Studennikov (flute) and the Pavel Slobodkin Chamber Orchestra perform Haydn's Symphony No. 8, Mendelssohn's A Midsummer Night's Dream, Schoenberg's Transfigured Night and Mozart's Eine Kleine Nachtmusik. Pavel Slobodkin Center. 7 p.m.

Rem Urasin (piano) performs Chopin. Marina Sabelkina and Maxim Sabelkin perform Rachmaninov's Suite No. 1 for two pianos and Witold Lutoslawski's Variations on a Theme of Paganini for two pianos. Gnesin Hall Na Povarskoi. 7 p.m. Free admission.

Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra Soloists perform Schubert and Casella. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Vagram Saradzhyan (cello) and Maxim Mogilevsky (piano) perform Schumann, De Falla and Rachmaninov. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Friday, May 17th

Argentinean Tango: Esteban Colucci in a concert of guitar music. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 8 p.m.

FESTIVAL Chereshnevy Les: Pyotr Nalich with the Novaya Rossiya Orchestra performs Songs About Love. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 8 p.m.

Fyodor Tarasov (bass) in concert. Dom Uchyonykh Big Hall. 6:30 p.m.

MT PICK Khibla Gerzmava (soprano) performs Mozart and Verdi. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Nikolai Krylov (bass) performs Russian and Gypsy romances. Scriabin Museum. 7 p.m.

MT PICK Sarah Coburn (soprano) and the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra in an operatic concert. Steven White conducts. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Tchaikovsky Symphony Orhcestra performs Aram Khachaturyan's Cello Concerto, Sibelius' Symphony No. 1 and Britten's Soirees Musicales. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL The Universe of Sound: Soloists of the Antioquia Youth Orchestra in concert. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Vocal Music by Russian Composers performed by the Novaya Opera soloists. Novaya Opera Foyer. 7 p.m.

Yelizaveta Zapolskikh (coloratura soprano) and Andrei Konyushenko (baritone) perform opera arias, duets and romances. Dom Zhurnalista. 7 p.m.

Saturday, May 18th 

Anastasia Sidelnikova (organ) performs Bach and Mozart. St. Mary's Cathedral. 1 p.m.

Angel Voices: Bach, Schubert, Tchaikovsky and Bizet performed by children's choirs. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 4 p.m.

MT PICK Behzod Abduraimov (piano) and the Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra perform Saint-Saens' Piano Concerto No. 2, Berlioz's Symphonie Fantastique and Messiaen's Les Offrandes Oubliees. Mikhail Agrest conducts. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Concert of Classical Music. Izmailovo Tsar's Estate. 4 to 5 p.m.

David Oistrakh Quartet performs Tchaikovsky's Quartet No. 3 and Shostakovich's Quartet No. 9. Dom Uchyonykh Big Hall. 5 p.m.

Denis Burshtein (piano) performs Sweelinck, Janacek, Bartok and Hindemith. Gnesin Academy of Music. 7 p.m.

Denis Matsuyev (piano), Graf Murzha (violin), Boris Brovtsyn (violin), Maxim Rysanov (viola) and Boris Andrianov (cello) perform Tchaikovsky's The Seasons, Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition and Taneyev's Quintet for piano, two violins, viola and cello. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Night of Museums: Composer Sergei Zagny (piano) interprets Prokoviev's Visions Fugitives. State Center of Contemporary Art. 9:30 p.m.

FESTIVAL Night of Museums: Composer Vladimir Martynov (piano) performs his soundtrack to Rene Clair's sketch "Paris qui Dort" and Fernand Leger's short "Ballet Mecanique." State Center of Contemporary Art. 8 to 9 p.m.

Singing Universe: classical choral music, spirituals and folk songs. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 8 p.m.

Sunday, May 19th

Alexander Lulko (piano) performs Beethoven, Liszt and Rachmaninov. International Roerich Center. 6:30 p.m.

Alexander Udaltsov performs organ concertos by Handel, Walter, Vivaldi, Fasch-Bach and others. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. 7:30 p.m.

Anna Petrova (organ) performs Bach Vivaldi, Handel, Torelli and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. 7:30 p.m.

Brahms: choral, vocal and organ compositions. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 7 p.m.

Composer Alina Nenasheva (piano), Darya Kuchyonova (violin) and Yevgeny Volkov (cello) perform Rachmaninov and Nenasheva. Guest Andrei Makarevich. Glinka Museum. 7 p.m.

Israel 65: Vladimir Spivakov and the Virtuosos of Moscow, Iosif Kobzon, Tamara Gvertsiteli, the Turetsky Choir, Rada Erdenko, Dana International and others in concert. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 7 p.m.

Pavel Dombrovsky (piano) performs Schubert, Schumann and Chopin. Lyublino Estate Durasov Palace. 3 p.m.

Preobrazheniye Children's Choir in concert. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Vesna Children's Choir in concert. Conservatory Great Hall. 2 p.m.

Yankilevich Quartet in concert. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Monday, May 20th

Concert of Slavic Spiritual Music. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Mikhail Dubov (piano), Yevgeny Petrov (clarinet) and the Soloists of Moscow Chamber Orchestra musicians perform Piazzolla-Kurlyandsky, Karmanov, Aigi, Rabinovich and Ryabov. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Sergei Kuznetsov (piano) performs Bach, Schumann and Brahms. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Valeria Miller (flute), Artyom Koren (oboe), Oleg Solomakhin (clarinet), Nguyen Kim Ngan (piano) and the Pavel Slobodkin Chamber Orchestra perform Mozart's Piano Concertos No. 22 and No. 25, Bloch's Concertino for flute and clarinet, Beethoven's Egmont Overture and Moscheles' Concertante for flute, oboe and orchestra. Pavel Slobodkin Center. 7 p.m.

Tuesday, May 21st

Chamber Orchestra of Russia performs Vivaldi's The Four Seasons, Piazzolla's Tango History and Shostakovich's Prelude and Scherzo. Soloist Ilya Gringolts (violin), soloist and conductor Alexei Utkin (oboe). Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Maria Tchaikovskaya (cello), Lyudmila Daraselia (piano) and Armen Mardzhanyan (violin) perform Beethoven, Schumann and Brahms. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Moscow Conservatory Symphony Orchestra and Choir performs Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 1 and his unfinished opera "Monna Vanna." Soloist Alexander Sinchuk (piano). Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

Natalya Vasilyeva (mezzo-soprano), Viktor Lenzon (piano) and the Quatro Instrumental Trio perform Brahms. Dom Uchyonykh Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Viktoria Lyubitskaya (piano) performs Prokofiev, Debussy, Gershwin and Kapustin. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Wednesday, May 22nd

Back in the U.S.S.R.: Dmitry Bertman's staging based on popular Soviet songs and film music. Helikon Opera on Arbat. 7 p.m.

Beryozka Dance Ensemble Orchestra of Folk Instruments in concert. Soloists bass Fyodor Tarasov, sopranos Irina Subbotina, Tatyana Reshetnikova and Yelena Minina. Dom Uchyonykh Big Hall. 6:30 p.m.

Boris Pevzner Choral Theater in concert. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Evening of Guitar Music features Alexei Sidorov. Dom Uchyonykh Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Evening of Piano Music features Andrei Diev, Vladimir Ovchinnikov and Maxim Zheleznov. Gnesin Hall Na Povarskoi. 7 p.m. Free admission.

Igor Zimin (cello) and Yulia Burylyova (piano) perform Chopin, Schumann, Borodin, Rimsky-Korsakov and Tchaikovsky. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Karel Dohnal (clarinet) performs Karlheinz Stockhausen's Harlequin. Dom. 8 p.m.

Maria Aria (soprano), Olesya Kravchenko (organ) and Anna Shkurovskaya (harp) perform Schubert, Dvorak, Liszt, Reger and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. 8 p.m.

Mikhail Guzhov (bass) in a concert of romances. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Sergei Kostylev (violin) and Filipp Subbotin (piano) perform Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov and Venyavsky. Tsaritsyno Estate Museum Bazhenovsky Hall. 4 p.m.

FESTIVAL The Universe of Sound: Concert of Iranian traditional music. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

and Beyond…

Back in the U.S.S.R.: Dmitry Bertman's staging based on popular Soviet songs and film music. Helikon Opera on Arbat. May 23, 24 and 25, 7 p.m.

Evening of Piano Music: compositions by Beethoven, Schubert, Chopin and Liszt performed by Sergei Korsakov, Ilya Lushpa, Alexander Dudkin and others. Scriabin Museum. May 23, 7 p.m.

Filipp Nodel (oboe) and Filipp Subbotin (piano) perform Saint-Saens, Poulenc, Ravel and Schumann. Tsaritsyno Estate Museum Bazhenovsky Hall. May 23, 4 p.m.

From Bach to Jazz: Anastasia Sidelnikova in a concert of organ music. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. May 23, 7:30 p.m.

Kirill Rybakov (clarinet), Pavel Serbin (cello) and Yelizaveta Miller (clavier) perform C.P.E. Bach, Danzi and Beethoven. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. May 23, 7 p.m.

Miroslav Kultyshev (piano) performs Beethoven, Schubert and Schumann. Conservatory Small Hall. May 23, 7 p.m.

Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra performs Haydn's Symphony No. 83 and Bruckner's Symphony No. 7. Ignat Solzhenitsyn conducts. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. May 23, 7 p.m.

Mozart: opera scenes, organ pieces and a violin concert. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. May 24, 7 p.m.

Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra in concert. Tretyakov Gallery Vrubel Hall. May 24, 7 p.m.

Moscow Conservatory Chamber Orchestra and the Masters of Choral Song Choir perform Satie's Trois Petites Pieces Montees, Milhaud's La Carnival d'Aix, Poulenc Le Bal Masque and his Stabat Mater. Soloists Dmitry Zuyev (baritone) and Alexander Bonduryansky (piano). Conservatory Great Hall. May 25, 7 p.m.

Pavel Slobodkin Chamber Orchestra performs Beethoven's Symphony No. 7, Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 9, his Don Giovanni Overture and Violin Concerto No. 5. Soloist Hideki Koboyashi (piano), soloist and conductor Ilya Gaisin. Pavel Slobodkin Center. May 25, 7 p.m.

Bolshoi Theater Soloists Ensemble performs Mozart. Vernadsky Geological Museum. May 26, 3 p.m.

James Mellichamp (organ) performs Bach, Bruhns, Balbastre, Vierne, Pierne and Hampton. St. Mary's Cathedral. May 26, 7:30 p.m.