Concerts

Last.fmBel Suono: piano show, featuring classical and contemporary music. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. Thursday, October 17, at 7 p.m.

Concert Venue Addresses

Thursday The 17th

Arkady Sevidov (piano) performs Scriabin and Rachmaninov. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Bach Consort Ensemble and Anna Suslova (organ) perform motets by Bach, Schutz and Kuhnau. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. 7:30 p.m.

Bel Suono: piano show, featuring classical and contemporary music. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 7 p.m.

Chamber Evening: Rodion Zamurayev (violin) and Viktor Chernelevsky (piano) perform Kreisler, Venyavsky, Saint-Saens and Bizet. Scriabin Museum. 7 p.m.

Duel of Tenors and Basses: Tenors Chingis Ayusheyev, Dmitry Trunov, Kirill Zolochevsky, basses Andrei Fetisov, Otar Kunchulia and Dmitry Ovchinnikov in concert. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Early Music Academy Ensemble performs Bach and Handel. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Homage to Andrei Volkonsky: Mark Pekarsky Percussion Ensemble, Alisa Gitsba (soprano) and Stanislav Malyshev (violin) perform Volkonsky. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Italian Music performed by the Pavel Slobodkin Center Chamber Orchestra. Soloists Ilya Gaisin (violin), Artyom Koren (oboe), Oleg Solomakhin (clarinet), conductor Francesco di Mauro. Pavel Slobodkin Center. 7 p.m.

Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra performs Beethoven's Piano Concertos No. 1 and No. 5. Soloist Rudolf Buchbinder. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Telemann Consort in a concert of early music. Glinka Museum. 7 p.m.

Friday The 18th

Colin Mark Andrews (organ) performs Bach, Messiaen, Howells and Bliss. St. Mary's Cathedral. 8:30 p.m.

Konstantin Lifshits (piano) performs Scarlatti's 14 Sonatas, Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata, Prokofiev's Visions Fugitives and Methner's Improvisation No. 2. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

MGU Theater of Early Music performs Lomonosov, Glinka, Bortnyansky, Handel and Charpentier. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 7 p.m.

Mikhail Katalikov (organ) and Lada Morozova (violin) perform Bach, Buxtehude, Vivaldi, Paganini and others. Glinka Museum. 7 p.m.

Moscow Symphony Orchestra performs Grieg's Two Elegiac Melodies, his Piano Concerto and Rybov's Norwegian Suite for symphony orchestra. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

Music for a While: Irina Gavrilova performs arias and film songs. Dom Zhurnalista. 7 p.m.

Night at the Cathedral: Paganini's caprices, Chopin's mazurkas and Bach's cantatas. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 9 p.m.

Nursery: Tenors Mikhail Urusov, Alexander Bogdanov, Georgy Faradzhev, Sergei Pisarev, Alexander Skvarko and Maxim Paster perform children's songs. Pavel Slobodkin Center. 7 p.m.

Oleg Bezinskhikh (countertenor) and the Art Style Ensemble perform Bach, Vivaldi, Rossini, Mozart and others. Dom Uchyonykh. 7 p.m.

Salim Krymsky presents his new opera Five Plots of Kafka (Pyat Syuzhetov Kafki). Dom Kompozitorov. 7 p.m.

Saturday The 19th

Andrei Pisarev (piano) performs Chopin and Rachmaninov. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Hermitage Ensemble performs Bach. Orchestrion Hall. 7 p.m.

Lyudmila Salei (soprano), Tatyana Divakova (mezzo-soprano) and the Laudes Ensemble perform Mozart, Salieri, Haydn and Gluck. Yauza Palace. 5 p.m.

Moscow Conservatory Folk Ensemble performs Russian ritual music. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 2 p.m.

Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra performs Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1 and Rachmaninov's Symphonic Dances. Soloist Vladimir, conductor Yuri Botnari. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Nizhny Novgorod Russian Folk Orchestra performs Podgaits, Bronner, Zaitsev and others. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Pyotr Laul (piano) performs Beethoven, Liszt and Wagner. Tchaikovsky Cultural Center. 7 p.m.

MT PICK Soloists of Moscow Chamber Ensemble performs Haydn's Symphonies No. 6 and No. 8, Hindemith's The Four Temperaments for piano and strings, and Britten's Two Portraits for viola and strings. Soloist Ksenia Bashmet (piano), soloist and conductor Yury Bashmet (viola). Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

Tchaikovsky: choral and instrumental works. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 7 p.m.

Vladimir Tonkha performs cello miniatures. International Roerich Center. 6:30 p.m.

Sunday The 20th

Alexander Maikapar (piano), Yelena Uglitskhikh (soprano) and Sergei Sanatorov (tenor) perform Schumann. Yauza Palace. 5 p.m.

Alexander Shchetina (cello) and Irina Tafrova (piano) perform Beethoven, Brahms and Shostakovich. International Roerich Center. 6:30 p.m.

Alisa Gitsba (soprano) perform songs and romances by Faure, Chausson and Richard Strauss. Vernadsky Geological Museum. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Ars Longa: Anton Barakhovsky (violin), Fyodor Rudin (violin), Alexander Zemtsov (viola), Wolfgang Emanuel Schmidt (cello), Ivan Rudin (piano), Stepan Simonyan (piano) and Mikhail Beznosov (clarinet) perform Messiaen and Shostakovich. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Chamber Evening: Igor Zimin (cello) and Yulia Burylyova (piano) perform Chopin, Schumann, Debussy, Rachmaninov and others. Scriabin Museum. 7 p.m.

Concert of Traditional Turkish Music. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Elizabeta Zalovic (organ) performs Bach, Sulek, Josipovic and Renner. St. Mary's Cathedral. 7:30 p.m.

Garri Grodberg (organ) performs Bach and French organ music. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Gershwin: opera, instrumental and vocal works. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 7 p.m.

Margarita Yeskina (organ), Vladimir Paruntsev (blockflute) and Natalya Timofeyeva (viola da gamba) perform Bach and Telamann. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. 7:30 p.m.

MT PICK Maria Guleghina and the Masters of Choral Song perform Verdi arias and opera scenes. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

Operatic Concert features Marina Agafonova (soprano), Olga Kulichyova (mezzo-soprano), Nikolai Kartsev (tenor), Pavel Bukov (baritone) and others. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 1 p.m.

Piano Duet of Sergei Kuznetsov and Pyotr Laul performs Mozart. Schubert and Rachmaninov. Gnesin Academy of Music. 7 p.m.

Svetlana Stepchenko (viola), Vladimir Ovchinnikov, Miroslava Marchenko and Daniil Kopylov (all piano) perform Berlioz, Rachmaninov and Shelygin. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Monday The 21st

Alisa Gitsba (soprano), Regina Shteiman (viola), Darya Dvernik (violin) and Anna Kondrashina (piano) perform Druzhinin. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Denis Matsuev (piano) and the Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra perform Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 2, Tchaikovsky's Romeo and Juliet Overture and Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Matthias Goerne (baritone) performs Schubert's Winterreise. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Moscow Trio performs Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Olga Poltoratskaya (soprano), Tatyana Fedoseyeva (piano), Alexei Lundin (violin) and Alexander Nepomnyashchy (cello) perform Prokofiev and Rachmaninov. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Russian Baritones Parade: arias, romances, folk and pop songs. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 7 p.m.

Tuesday The 22nd

Bolshoi Theater Orchestra Soloists perform Lyadov, Vivaldi, Glinka, Danzi, Waterson, Mozart and others. Bolshoi Theater Beethoven Hall. 7 p.m.

Concert of Traditional Iranian Music. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Klassika Ensemble performs Schubert's songs and instrumental works. Dom Uchyonikh small hall. 7:30 p.m.

Moscow Conservatory Symphony Orchestra performs Mozart, Chopin, Liszt and Rachmaninov. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

Pyatnitsky Russian Folk Choir in concert. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 7 p.m.

Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra Soloists perform Schumann, Zemlinsky and Brahms. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Tango of Love: Euphoria Ensemble in concert. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Yelena Keilina in a concert of organ music. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Wednesday The 23rd

Evening of Cello Music: Alexei Seleznyov (cello) and Tamara Oganezova (piano) perform Prokofiev and Shostakovich. Golitsyn Manor. 7 p.m.

Evening of Chamber Music. International Roerich Center. 6:30 p.m.

Evening of Chamber Music: Anna Zhuravlyova (viola) and Ivan Sokolov (piano) perform Brahms and Shostakovich. Slavic Cultural Center. 7 p.m.

Fyodor Stroganov and Anastasia Sidelnikova (both organ) performs Bach, Handel, Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. 8 p.m.

Mark Drobinsky (cello) and Tigran Alikhanov (piano) perform sonatas by Fux, Biarent and Weinberg. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Moscow Conservatory Students in concert. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m. Free admission.

Philharminic Debut: Konstantin Alekseyev (piano) performs Chopin, Schumann and Liszt. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Relikt Vocal Trio in concert. Dom Uchyonikh. 7 p.m.

Sergei Korsakov (piano) performs Chopin, Liszt, Rachmaninov and Balakirev. Scriabin Museum. 7 p.m.

Vladimir Spivakov Invites: National Philharmonic of Russia performs excerpts from Wagner's Tristan and Isolde, Mahler's Children's Death Songs and Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5. Soloist Matthias Goerne (bass-baritone), conductor Vladimir Spivakov. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 7 p.m.

Yurlov Capella performs Rybnikov. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

and Beyond…

Alessandro Safina: Italian operatic tenor and pop singer in concert. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. Oct. 24, 7 p.m.

All Verdi's Songs: Verdi's vocal works performed by Maxim Kuzmin-Karavayev (bass), Vasily Ladyuk (baritone), Yekaterina Mironycheva (soprano) and Georgy Faradzhev (tenor). Novaya Opera Foyer. Oct. 24, 7 p.m.

Baroque Pearls: Mikhail Petukhov (piano) and the Pavel Slobodkin Center Chamber Orchestra perform Bach, Handel and Vivaldi. Pavel Slobodkin Center. Oct. 24, 7 p.m.

Chamber Ensemble of the Novaya Rossiya Symphony Orchestra performs Corelli, Mendelssohn and Dancla. Gnesin Academy of Music. Oct. 24, 7 p.m.

Chamber Orchestra of Russia performs Bartok's Divertimento, Piazzolla's The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires and Levinshtein's Celtic Dances. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. Oct. 24, 7 p.m.

Hermitage Ensemble performs Bach. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. Oct. 24, 7 p.m.

Nazar Kozhukhar Ensemble of Early Music in concert. Dom Kompozitorov. Oct. 24, 6:30 p.m.

New Music: Early Music Academy Ensemble performs Berio's Sequenzas. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. Oct. 24, 7 p.m.

New Music Studio Ensmble performs Brice Pauset. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. Oct. 24, 7 p.m. Free admission.

Olesya Kravchenko (organ) and Yekaterina Pushkarenko (guitar) perform Vivaldi and Bach. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. Oct. 24, 7:30 p.m.

Piano Duet of Alexei Lyubimov and Vyacheslav Poprugin perform Satie and Stravinsky. Conservatory Small Hall. Oct. 24, 7 p.m.

Vienna Operetta: Vera Kononova (soprano), Igor Tarasov (baritone), Maria Pluzhnikova (soprano), Vadim Zaplechny (tenor) and the Concertino Ensemble in concert. Yauza Palace. Oct. 24, 7:30 p.m.

Alexei Shmitov (organ) performs Bach, Brahms and Ritter. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. Oct. 25, 7 p.m.

Night at the Cathedral. In Search of Carmen: In program are works by Bizet. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. Oct. 25, 9 p.m.

Nikolayev Youth Symphony Orchestra performs Brahms, Venyavsky, Mascagni, Lovreglio and Tchaikovsky. Conservatory Great Hall. Oct. 25, 7 p.m.

Wagner and Verdi: Helikon Opera soloists, choir and orchestra in an operatic concert. Helikon Opera on Arbat: Oct. 25 and 26, 7 p.m. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall: Oct. 27, 7 p.m.

MT PICK Mikhail Lidsky (piano) performs Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata, Appassionata, Quasi una Fantasia and Andante Favori. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. Oct. 26, 7 p.m.

Pavel Kogan Orchestra performs Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 3 and De Falla's ballet music. Soloist Yekaterina Mechetina, conductor Gunter Neuhold. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. Oct. 26, 7 p.m.

The Duet of Anna Galkina and Yekaterina Arnu (both mezzo-soprano) perform arias and romances. Tchaikovsky Cultural Center. Oct. 26, 6 p.m.

MT PICK Vladimir Spivakov Invites: National Philharmonic of Russia performs Bruch's Violin Concerto No. 1 and Elgar's Enigma. Soloist Renaud Capucon (violin), conductor Tugan Sokhiev. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. Oct. 26, 7 p.m.

Gnesin Academy of Music Choir, Alexander Fiseisky and Svetlana Furnik (both organ) perform Vierne, Grechaninov, Wesley and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. Oct. 27, 7:30 p.m.

Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra performs Bruckner and Britten. Daniel Hope conducts. Conservatory Great Hall. Oct. 27, 7 p.m.

Nigel Kennedy (violin) and a string orchestra in concert. Crocus City Hall. Oct. 29, 8 p.m.

MT PICK Midori (violin) and Ozgur Aydin (piano) perform sonatas by Hindemith, Franck, Mozart and Richard Strauss. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. Oct. 30, 7 p.m.