Concerts

Mikhail-lidsky.rusmusic.infoMikhail Lidsky (piano) performs Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata, Appassionata, Quasi una Fantasia and Andante Favori. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. Saturday, October 26, at 7 p.m.

Concert Venue Addresses

Thursday The 24th

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

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

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

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

FESTIVAL Ecology of Soul: vocal and instrumental compositions by Bach, Handel, Chopin, Rachmaninov, Debussy and others. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 7:30 p.m.

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

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

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

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

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

Piano Duet of Alexei Lyubimov and Vyacheslav Poprugin perform Satie and Stravinsky. Conservatory Small Hall. 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. 7:30 p.m.

Friday The 25th

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

Concerto in Farce Major for Dramatic Artists: a concert of popular retro songs. Theater of Nations. 7 p.m.

Hermitage Ensemble performs Bach. Glinka Museum. 7 p.m.

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

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

Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse performs Rimsky-Korsakov's Sheherazade and Liszt's Piano Concerto No. 2. Soloist Jean-Yves Thibaudet, conductor Tugan Sokhiev. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 7 p.m.

Russian Romances performed by Dmitry Trunov (tenor) and Viktoria Shevtsova (soprano). Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Young Talents: Sergei Pospelov (violin), Anastasia Kobekina (cello), Zlata Chochieva (piano) and the Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra perform Brahms' Violin Concerto, Schumann's Cello Concerto and Liszt's Totentanz. Stanislav Kochanovsky conducts. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Zurab Sotkilava (tenor), Grant Airapetyan, Margarita Muzychenko, Karina Pogosbekova and other pianists perform Haydn, Schumann, Brahms and Babadzhabyan. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Saturday The 26th

Gaudeamus Chamber Choir in concert. Conservatory Small Hall. 2 p.m.

Hanseatic Days of New Times: Concert of music by Dutch composers. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 7 p.m.

Hanseatic Days of New Times: Thomas Layes (organ) performs Mussorgsky, Bach and Vierne. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 4 p.m.

Madrigal Ensemble performs humorous canzonettas by Adriano Banchieri and his contemporaries. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Mario Durand (vocals, violin) and the Pavel Slobodkin Center Chamber Orchestra in a concert of classic pops. Pavel Slobodkin Center. 7 p.m.

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

Soloists of Moscow Ensemble Musicians perform Mozart, Weber, Bartok and others. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

The Duet of Anna Galkina and Yekaterina Arnu (both mezzo-soprano) perform arias and romances. Tchaikovsky Cultural Center. 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. 7 p.m.

Sunday The 27th

Anastasia Sidelnikova (organ) performs Sweelinck, Bach, Purcell, Widor and others. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 1 p.m.

Daniil Shavyrin (cello) and Anastasia Grishutina (piano) perform Bach, Beethoven and Piatti. International Roerich Center. 6:30 p.m.

Glinka Quartet performs Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn and Schubert. Tsaritsyno Estate Museum Bazhenovsky Hall. 4 p.m.

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

John Scott (organ) performs Bach and Franck. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Maria Fedotova (flute), Pyotr Kondrashin (cello) and Yury Martynov (piano) perform Mozart, Haydn, Beethoven and Schubert. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Mozart: vocal and instrumental compositions. Sts. Peter and Paul Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral. 7 p.m.

Olesya Kravchenko (organ) performs Vivaldi. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. 7:30 p.m.

Piano Parade: Antonio Soria performs works by Turina, Granados, Soler, Montsalvatge and other Spanish composers. Vernadsky Geological Museum. 7:30 p.m.

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

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

Vladimir Tverskoi (bass) performs opera arias. Tchaikovsky Cultural Center. 5 p.m.

Monday The 28th

Intrada Vocal Ensemble, Jochen Berchtenbreiter (organ) and Grigory Krotenko (viola da gamba) perform Schutz, Bach, Monteverdi and Gesualdo. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Jazz and Classics: Novaya Rossiya Symphony Orchestra, the Dobrek Bistro Quartet, Mikhail Ivanov (piano), Vladislav Lavrik (trumpet) and others in concert. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Moscow Autumn: Symphonic Prologue: compositions by Yaskov, Bronner, Gorelova and Kuryan. Dom Kompozitorov. 7 p.m.

Semyon Shmelkov (accordion) in a concert of classical music. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Spartacus (Spartak): the tale about a Roman gladiator, choreographed and staged by Vladimir Vasilyov and Natalya Kasatkina. Production of the Grand Moscow Classical Ballet. Yauza Palace. 7 p.m.

Virtuosos of Moscow perform Piazzolla. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 7 p.m.

Tuesday The 29th

Alexei Lundin (violin), Vitaly Khandras (violin) and Vladimir Skanavi (piano) perform Haydn, Mozart, Schoenberg and Webern. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Moscow Conservatory Chamber Ensemble performs Corelli. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

New Music Studio Ensemble performs Sweelinck, Volkonsky, Bach, Golyshev and Webern. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

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

Orff's Carmina Burana performed by the Yurlov Capella, the Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra and the Moskovia Ballet Theater. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet: Prokofiev's ballet based on Shakespeare's tragedy as staged by Natalya Kasatkina and Vladimir Vasilyov. Grand Moscow Classical Ballet production. Yauza Palace. 7 p.m.

Rubin Abdullin (organ) performs Bach, Mendelssohn, Liszt and Brahms. Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Yelena Guseva (soprano) and Vitaly Gavruk (piano) perform Tchaikovsky, Strauss, Verdi, Berg, Prokofiev and Scriabin. Arkhipovsky Salon. 7 p.m.

Wednesday The 30th

Dominant Quartet performs Ravel, Webern and Schubert. Scriabin Museum. 7 p.m.

Handel's Olinto Pastore performed by Yana Ivanilova, Kristina Mkhitaryan (both soprano) and the La Voce Strumentale ensemble. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

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

Mozart performed by Ailen Pritchin, Yekaterina Valiulina (both violin), Alexander Galkovsky, Emilia Galkovskaya (both viola) and Emin Martirosyan (cello). Conservatory Small Hall. 7 p.m.

Romeo and Juliet (see Tues. listing). Yauza Palace. 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Roots and Crown: Thomas Fillippe Layes (organ) performs Bach, Messiaen, Reger and Cage. St. Mary's Cathedral. 8 p.m.

Russian Youth Symphony Orchestra performs Beethoven'Symphony No. 5, Rossini's The Thieving Magpie Overture, Bruch's Violin Concerto No.1 and his Romance for viola and orchestra. Soloist Viktor Tretyakov (violin), soloist and conductor Yury Bashmet (viola). Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

Ruvim Ostrovsky (piano) performs Bach, Beethoven and Brahms. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m.

Sretensky Monastery Men's Choir in concert. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Symphony Orchestra of Cinematography performs Khrennikov's film music. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Viktor Ginzburg (piano) performs Bach and Liszt. Golitsyn Manor. 7 p.m.

and Beyond…

Chamber Evening: Alexandra Grishkina (soprano), Yekaterina Kornishina (piano), Yelizaveta Mernaya and Ilona Nokelainen (both harp) perform Rameau, Spohr, Faure, De Falla and others. Scriabin Museum. Oct. 31, 7 p.m.

Creation of the World (Sotvoreniye Mira): Andrei Petrov's ballet. Grand Moscow Classical Ballet production. Yauza Palace. Oct. 31, 7 p.m.

Elisabeth Leonskaja (piano) performs Schubert's sonatas. Fomenko Studio New Stage. Oct. 31, 7 p.m.

Folk Music Theater in concert. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. Oct. 31, 7 p.m.

From Vivaldi to Rock: Classic Girls in concert. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. Oct. 31, 7:30 p.m.

In Memory of Tchaikovsky: Andrei Gugnin (piano), Ily Gaisin (violin), Yury Favirin (piano) and the Pavel Slobodkin Center Chamber Orchestra perform Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1, his Violin Concerto, Romeo and Juliet Overture and Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 2. Pavel Slobodkin Center. Oct. 31, 7 p.m.

Lev Vinokur (piano) performs Asafyev, Scriabin, Prokofiev and Cherepnin. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. Oct. 31, 7 p.m.

Love Forever: Helikon Opera soloists and orchestra in a concert of popular 20th-century songs about love. Estrada Theater. Oct. 31, 7 p.m.

FESTIVAL Moscow Autumn: New Music Studio Ensemble and the Dmitry Pokrovsky Ensemble in the opening concert. Dom Kompozitorov. Oct. 31, 7 p.m.

Osipov Orchestra of Folk Instruments in a concert of dance music. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. Oct. 31, 7 p.m.

Stephen Roberts (organ) performs Sweelinck, Bach, Mendelssohn, Schumann. Liszt and others. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. Oct. 31, 7 p.m.

Stepan Yakovich (violin) and Pavel Nersessian (piano) perform Franck, Ravel and Messiaen. Conservatory Small Hall. Oct. 31, 7 p.m.

Cinderella (Zolushka): Prokofiev's ballet about a girl whose lost slipper brings her happiness. Grand Moscow Classical Ballet production. Yauza Palace. Nov. 1 at 7 p.m., Nov. 2 at 3 p.m.

FESTIVAL Irish and Russian Chamber Music: RTE Vanbrugh Quartet, William Dowdoll (flute), Nika Ryabchinenko (harp) and Maria Lesovichenko (organ) perform Harty, Stanford, Kelly and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. Nov. 3, 7:30 p.m.

Larisa Bunakova (piano) performs Bach, Beethoven. Chopin, Rachmaninov, Liszt and Tchaikovsky. Tchaikovsky Cultural Center. Nov. 3, 7 p.m.