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Concerts

Amazing clownductor Melvin Tix joins up with the Russian Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra in a concert for children and adults. Sat. Noon. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall.

Thursday, November 29th

Alexander Romanovsky, Nikolai Demidenko (both piano) and the Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra perform Glazunov's Piano Concerto No. 2 and Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No. 1. Alexander Vedernikov conducts. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 7 p.m.

Festival Art November: Varvara Nepomnyashchaya (piano) performs Brahms. Golitsyn Manor. 7 p.m.

Boris Berezovsky (piano) performs Tchaikovsky, Methner, Debussy, Ravel and Dutilleux. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

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

Margarita Yeskina (organ) performs Bach. St. Andrew's Anglican Church. 7:30 p.m.

National Philharmonic of Russia performs Bruch's Romance for violin and orchestra, his Violin Concerto No. 1 and Dvorak's Symphony No. 9. Soloist Vadim Gluzman, conductor Vladimir Spivakov. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Philharmonic Debut: Pianists Viktor Maslov, Georgy Krizhnenko, Varvara Kutuzova, Nikolai Varlamov and others in concert. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Friday, November 30th

Festival Art November: Moscow Trio and Fyodor Belugin (viola) perform Brahms. Golitsyn Manor. 7 p.m.

Jory Vinikour (harpsichord) performs Rameau, Couperin and Lully. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Festival Moscow Autumn: Boris Pevzner Choral Theater performs Tarakanov and Larin in the closing concert. Dom Kompozitorov. 7 p.m.

Novaya Opera Orchestra performs Weill, Milhaud, Gershwin and Shostakovich. Jan Latham Koenig conducts. Novaya Opera. 7 p.m.

Roland Maria Stangier (organ) in a concert of improvisations. St. Mary's Cathedral. 8:30 p.m.

Symphony Capella of Russia performs Tchaikovsky's Francesca da Rimini, Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 4 and Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet ballet music. Soloist Mikhail Petukhov, conductor Valery Polyansky. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Saturday, December 1st

Ambar Chamber Ensemble in a concert of Latin American music. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Anna Uchaikona, Nina Rudnevskaya (both organ) and the Popov Children's Choir perform Haydn, Bach, Zipoli, Schumann and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. 1 p.m.

Clownductor Melvin Tix and the Russian Philharmonia Symphony Orchestra in concert. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. Noon.

MT Pick Maxim Vengerov (violin) and the Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra perform Brahms' Violin Concerto and his Symphony No. 2. Jon Marin conducts. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 7 p.m.

Novaya Opera Soloists in a concert of opera arias. Kolomenskoye Estate Museum. 5 p.m.

Rodion Zamurayev (violin) and Viktor Chernelevsky (piano) perform Schnittke and Shchedrin. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Sunday, December 2nd

Alexander Knyazev (organ) performs Bach. St. Mary's Cathedral. 7:30 p.m.

Clownductor Melvin Tix and the Russian Philharmonia Symphony Orchestra in concert. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. Noon.

Philharmonic Debut: Daniil Sayamov (piano) performs Schubert and Rachmaninov. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Yevgeny Starodubtsev and Vazgen Vartanyan (both piano) perform Prokofiev, Stravinsky and Rachmaninov. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Monday, December 3rd

Andrew Lloyd Webber's Requiem performed by the Russian National Orchestra and the Sveshnikov Choir. Soloists Venera Gimadiyeva (soprano) and Yevgeny Nagovitsyn (tenor), conductor Mikhail Granovsky. Also in program are Taneyev's Ioann Damskin and Bach-Stokovsky's Aria for strings. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Novaya Rossiya Symphony Orchestra Soloists perform Beethoven, Schubert and Brahms. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

MT Pick Twelve Opera Kings: Countertenors Rustam Yavayev, Oleg Ryabets, Nikolai Gladskikh, tenors Alejandro Olmedo, George Ennaris, Francesco Anile, baritones David Gvinianidze, Arsen Sogomonyan, Sergei Plyusnin, basses Dmitry Skorikov, Vladimir Kudashev and Otar Kunchuli in concert. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. 7 p.m.

Tuesday, December 4th

GAM Ensemble performs chamber works by Furrer, Gubaidulina, Shmotova, Filonenko and others. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Novaya Opera Soloists in a concert of Russian romances. Novaya Opera. 7 p.m.

Rachmaninov Trio and Friends perform Bach, Corelli, Vivaldi, Rossini and Haydn. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. 7 p.m.

Young Talents: Alexander Ramm (cello), Mikhail Kovalkov (viola), Mikhail Pochekin (violin), Pavel Kolesnikov (piano) and the Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra perform Tchaikovsky, Dvorak, Mozart and Rachmaninov. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

Wednesday, December 5th

Alexander Fiseisky (organ) performs Bach, Sweelinck, Buxtehude and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. 8 p.m.

Concert of Compositions by Alexander Zatsepin. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. 7 p.m.

MT Pick Electronic Spaces: New Music Studio Ensemble performs Igor Kefalidi's Roto-Eight-Zero, Alexei Nadzharov's Recurrent, Robert Pascal's Duwan Nimindi and Francois Paris' Sur la Nuque de la Mer Etoilee. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. 7 p.m. Free admission.

MT Pick Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra performs Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6. Vladimir Fedoseyev conducts. Conservatory Great Hall. 7 p.m.

and Beyond…

Alexander Knyazev (organ) performs Bach. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall. Dec. 6, 7 p.m.

Concert of Chamber Music. (See Wed. listing.) Bolshoi Theater Beethoven Hall. Dec. 6, 7 p.m.

Marc-Andre Hamelin (piano) and the National Philharmonic of Russia perform Rubinstein's Piano Concerto No. 4 and Mathner's Piano Concerto No. 2. Dmitry Vasilyev conducts. Dom Muzyki Svetlanov Hall. Dec. 6, 7 p.m.

Memory Spaces: Moscow Ensemble of Contemporary Music performs lesser known American avant-garde music from the 20th century and also contemporary Russian compositions. Platforma at the Winzavod Center of Contemporary Art. Dec. 6, 7, 8 and 9 at 8:30 p.m.

Moscow Symphony Orchestra performs Chausson, Ravel, Schubert, Saint-Saens and Massenet. Soloist Rodion Zamurayev (violin), conductor Arthur Arnold. Conservatory Great Hall. Dec. 6, 7 p.m.

Musical Medical Service: Mark Pekarsky Percussion Ensemble in concert. Conservatory Rachmaninov Hall. Dec. 6, 7 p.m.

Svyato-Danilov Monastery Men's Choir in a concert of European and Russian choral music. Dom Muzyki Chamber Hall. Dec. 6, 7 p.m.

Festival Another Space: Goeyvaerts String Trio (Belgium) performs Peter Swinnen, Patrik de Clerck, Oleg Paiberdin and others. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. Dec. 7, 7 p.m.

Festival Another Space: GUM Ensemble in a concert of contemporary music. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. Dec. 7, 5 p.m.

Festival Another Space: New Music Laboratory Ensemble (Novosibirsk) in concert. Philharmonic Chamber Hall. Dec. 7, 9 p.m.

Clematis Ensemble (Belgium) in a concert of early English music. Moscow Kremlin Armory. Dec. 7, 7 p.m.

Svetlana Belokon (mezzo-soprano) and Igor Belokon (organ) performs Bach, Gounod, Verdi, Caccini, Cherubini and others. St. Mary's Cathedral. Dec. 7, 8:30 p.m.

Tchaikovsky Competition Winners and the Moscow Conservatory Symphony Orchestra in concert. Kremlin Palace. Dec. 7, 7 p.m.