Concerts

Musicaviva.ruMusica Viva Chamber Orchestra performs Beethoven. Conservatory Great Hall. Sunday, September 8, at 7 p.m.

Concert Venue Addresses

Thursday The 5th

Bach: Six sonatas for violin and organ performed by Levon Ambartsumyan (violin) and Alexander Knyazev (organ). St. Andrew's Anglican Church. 7:30 p.m.

FESTIVAL Instrumental Fireworks: Pianists Vladimir Tropp, Maria Gambaryan, Lidia Fikhtengolts, Fyodor Amirov, Alexander Lubyantsev and others perform Chopin, Schumann, Schubert, Liszt, Debussy, Prokofiev and Part. Glinka Museum. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Moscow Conservatory Youth: Zoya Vyazovskaya (flute) and Anton Moiseyenko (clarinet) perform Richard Barrett's Flechtwerk. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Vremena Goda Chamber Orchestra, Pavel Didenko (baritone), Vasily Matveyev (tenor), sopranos Viktoria Nosovskaya, Olga Sidorenko and Yekaterina Smolina perform Mozart's arias and opera scenes. Kuskovo Estate Museum. 7:30 p.m.

Yekaterina Richter (piano) performs Beethoven, Chopin, Berg and Prokofiev. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Friday The 6th

FESTIVAL MT PICK RNO: Russian National Orchestra performs Rachmaninov's Symphony No. 2 and Brahms' Piano Concerto No. 2. Soloist Helene Grimaud, conductor Mikhail Pletnev. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra and the Yurlov Capella perform Prokofiev's Seven, They Are Seven Cantata, Stravinsky's Zvezdoliky Cantata, Bartok's Piano Concerto No. 3 and Rachmaninov's The Bells Choral Symphony. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

The Ship of Tolerance: This concert of classical music performed by young musicians from various countries takes place on the eve of Ilya and Emilia Kabakov's public-art project opening at the Gorky Park Pioneer Pond on Sept. 7. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Yevgeny Starodubtsev (piano) performs Chopin, Szymanowski, Stravinsky and Prokofiev. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Saturday The 7th

FESTIVAL Moscow Conservatory Youth: Ilya Kondratyev and Alexandra Sapsovich (both piano) perform Beethoven. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 2 p.m.

FESTIVAL Moscow Conservatory Youth: Sergei Yeletsky (clarinet), Mikhail Turpanov (piano) perform Weber, Martinu and Saint-Saens. Natalya Igumnova (piano), Tair Khisambeyev, Anna Kandaurova (both violin), Mikhail Kovalkov (viola) and Igor Nechayev (cello) perform Dvorak's Quintet No. 2. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Soul of Japan: Hogaku music concert. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Tatyana Konina (organ) performs Bach, Beethoven, Liszt and others. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 7:30 p.m.

Ulrich Walter (organ) performs Bach, Sweelinck, Mozart, Mendelssohn and Kerll. Tsaritsyno Estate Museum Atrium Hall. 7 p.m.

Sunday The 8th

Biblical and Legendary Characters: Marina Glazkova (soprano) and Herve Desarbre (organ) perform Rameau, Purcell, Vivaldi, Shostakovich, Cherubini, Rossini and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. 7:30 p.m.

Cantus Firmus Chamber Orchestra performs Corelli, Vivaldi, Rossini and Paganini. Tsaritsyno Estate Museum Bazhenovsky Hall. 4 p.m.

FESTIVAL Moscow Conservatory Youth: Filipp Yusov (piano), Roman Filipov (violin) and Mikhail Kalashnikov (cello) perform trios by Beethoven and Shostakovich. Maryana Osipova (violin) and Varvara Tarasova (piano) perform sonatas by Brahms and Grieg. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 2 p.m.

Musica Viva Chamber Orchestra performs Beethoven. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

Natalya Korabchevskaya (soprano) and Yulia Ikonnikova (organ) in a concert of Italian arias and organ music. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. 7:30 p.m.

The Gallery of Musical Rarities: Andrei Spiridonov, Tatyana Makoveyeva (both cello), Oleg Boiko (guitar, lute) and Asya Grechishcheva (teorba, guitar) perform Gabrieli, Vivaldi, Boismortier and others. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Vera Nikonova (mezzo-soprano), Savva Tikhonov (tenor) and Konstantin Odegov (piano) perform arias, romances and duets. Arkhangelskoye Estate museum Oval Hall. 5 p.m.

Monday The 9th

Alexei Lundin (violin) and Tatyana Fedoseyeva (piano) perform Paganini-Szymanowski, Brahms, Strauss and Kreisler. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Amadeus Musical Theater Opera and Orchestra Soloists perform Beethoven, Chopin, Taneyev, Rachmaninov and Prokofiev. Leo Tolstoy Museum. 4 p.m.

Anna Yurkova in a concert of organ music. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 7:30 p.m.

Mikhail Olenev (piano) performs Chopin, Mahler, Liszt and Scriabin. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

MT PICK Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra performs Wagner's Wesendonck-Lieder and the second act from his Tristan and Isolde. Soloists Torsten Kerl (tenor), Anja Kampe (soprano), Elisabeth Kulman (mezzo-soprano) and Albert Dohmen (bass-baritone). Vladimir Yurovsky conducts. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Tuesday The 10th

Anna Suslova in a concert of organ music. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 7:30 p.m.

Kremlin Chamber Orchestra in a concert of tango music. Soloist Boris Plotnikov (harmonica). Shchusev Architecture Museum Ruina Wing. 8:15 p.m.

Mikhail Yermolayev-Kollontai (piano), Ksenia Leonidova (mezzo-soprano) and Alexander Naumov (bass) perform Dargomyzhsky. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Moscow Conservatory Youth: Anton Pavlovsky (cello) and Yelena Popkova (piano) perform Webern, Debussy, Martinu, Lutoslawski and others. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL MT PICK RNO: Massenet's Marie-Magdaleine Oratorio performed by the Russian National Orchestra and the Moscow Chamber Choir. Soloists Micaela Carosi (soprano), Gregory Warren (tenor), Ksenia Vyaznikova (mezzo-soprano) and Nikolai Kazansky (bass-baritone). Mikhail Pletnev conducts. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Wednesday The 11th

Fabrice Pitrois (organ) performs Bach, Mendelssohn, Franck, Widor and Boellmann. St. Mary's Cathedral. 8 p.m.

Mikhail Mordvinov (piano) performs Schumann, Debussy and Chopin. Tchaikovsky Cultural Center. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Moscow Conservatory Youth: Mikhail Turpanov (piano) performs Bach, Schnittke, Prokofiev and Schubert. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Moz-Art a la Haydn: Yekaterina Mart-Yatsyuk (piano) and the Pavel Slobodkin Center Chamber Orchestra perform Schnittke's Moz-Art a la Haydn, Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 25 and Beethoven's Symphony No. 5. Zaurbek Gugkayev conducts. Pavel Slobodkin Center. 7 p.m.

New Music Studio Ensemble performs Stravinsky, Denisov, Sidelnikov and Tarnopolsky. Soloist Svetlana Savenko (soprano). Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m. Free admission.

and Beyond…

Anna Suslova (organ) performs Vivaldi. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. Sept. 12, 7:30 p.m.

Arias, Romances and Folk Songs performed by Alexander Fomin, Nikolai Krylov and Ilya Ushullu. Dom Shalyapina. Sept. 12, 7 p.m.

Grand Waltz: Russian Philharmonia Symphony Orchestra performs Johann Strauss, Tchaikovsky, Rubinstein, Glazunov, Prokofiev and others. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. Sept. 12, 7 p.m.

Moscow Conservatory Choir in a concert of 20th-century choral music. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. Sept. 12, 7 p.m. Free admission.

FESTIVAL Moscow Conservatory Youth: Lev Solodovnikov and Sergei Pospelov (both violin) perform Beethoven, Prokofiev, Paganini and others. Conservatory Small Hall. Sept. 12, 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL MT PICK RNO: Kremerata Baltica performs Bach, Raskatov, Kisin, Haydn, Beethoven and others. Soloists Gidon Kremer (violin) and Mikhail Pletnev (piano). Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. Sept. 12, 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Ars Longa: Novaya Rossiya Symphony Orchestra performs Respighi's Adagio for cello and orchestra and Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 1. Soloists Misha Maisky (cello) and Ivan Rudin (cello). Conservatory Great Hall. Sept. 13, 7 p.m.

James Higdon (organ) performs Bach, Messiaen, Durufle and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. Sept. 13, 8:30 p.m.

Unda Maris Ensemble performs Bach, Playel and Mozart. Tsaritsyno Estate Museum Bazhenovsky Hall. Sept. 14, 3 p.m.

Viktor Abramyan (violin) and Natalya Zdobnova (piano) perform Bach and Beethoven. Arkhangelskoye Estate museum Oval Hall. Sept. 14, 5 p.m. Free admission.

Bolshoi Theater Orchestra performs Shostakovich's Symphony No. 9, Stravinsky's ballet music and Tchaikovsky's pieces. Bolshoi Theater Main Stage. Sept. 15, 6 p.m.