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Composer: Rachmaninov, Sergei (1873-1943)

April 2017
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BergenRussian with Kitajenko

Schnittke, Prokofiev, Rachmaninov
Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra; Dmitrij Kitajenko; Yeol Eum Son

CardiffTales of Travel 2

Stravinsky, Hindemith, Rachmaninov
BBC National Orchestra of Wales; Alexandre Bloch; Annelien de Wauwe

BournemouthFrench Connection

Bizet, Saint-Saëns, Rachmaninov, Ravel, Stravinsky
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; Jamie Phillips; Alexandra Dariescu

CoventryRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra

Wagner, Bruch, Rachmaninov
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Christoph König; Tasmin Little

RavelloRachmaninov on two Pianos

Carlo Angione; Biagio Finamore
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Bogotá's Russian Season opens

The hometown Orquesta Filarmónica de Bogotá (OFB) proves big-league as they launch the Teatro Mayor Julio Mario Santo Domingo's Bogotá es la Rusia Romántica.
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Russian heart from Mariss Jansons and the BavRSO

Russian repertoire is second nature to Mariss Jansons and this programme at the Barbican with his Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra was easily the finest music-making I’d heard all year.
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Russian Nights with the Brussels Phil

A sadly under-attended concert by Stéphane Denève and the Brussels Philharmonic saw fine technique and a clear appreciation of the final pieces of Rachmaninov and Prokofiev's careers.
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A Rachmaninov focus in Atlanta

Robert Spano and the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra play an all-Rachmaninov concert, with pianist Stephen Hough performing in the First Piano Concerto. 
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Le Bœuf sur le toit: Roaring Twenties Paris

Milhaud reported “a spirit of carefree gaiety reigned” in 1920s Paris, a spirit Marcela Roggeri and François Chaplin's varied programme aimed to evoke.
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List of works
8 Études-Tableaux, Op.33All Night Vigil ("Vespers") for choir, Op.37Anna KareninaBarcarolle in G minor, Op.10 no.3Cello Sonata in G minor, Op.19Cinq Morceaux de fantasie, Op.3Elégie for piano, Op.3 no.1Etudes-tableaux, Op.39How long, my friend, Op.4 no.6Humoresque in G major, Op.10 no.5I fell in love, to my sorrow, (Poljubila ja na pechal’ svoju) Op.8 no.4In the silence of the secret night (V molchan'ji nochi tajnoj), Op.4 no.3Lied for Cello and Piano in F minorLiturgy of St John Chrysostom for choir, Op.31Melody, Op.21 no.9Oh thou, my field, Op.4 no.5Piano Concerto no. 1 in F sharp minor, Op.1Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op.18Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, Op.30Piano Concerto no. 4 in G minor, Op.40Piano Sonata no. 1 in D minor, Op.28Piano Sonata no. 2 in B flat minor, Op.36Piano Trio no. 1 in G minor "Trio Élégiaque"Piano Trio no. 2 in D minor, "Trio Élégiaque", Op.9Polichinelle for piano, Op.3 no.4Prelude in B flat major, Op.23 no.2Prelude in B minor, Op.32 no.10Prelude in C minor, Op.23 no.7Prelude in C sharp minor for piano, Op.3 no.2Prelude in D flat major, Op.32 no.13Prelude in D major, Op.23 no.4Prelude in D minor, Op.23 no.3Prelude in E flat major, Op.23 no.6Prelude in F sharp minor, Op.23 no.1Prelude in G major, Op.32 no.5Prelude in G minor, Op.23 no.5Prelude in G sharp minor, Op.32 no.12Preludes: selectionRhapsody on a Theme of Paganini in A minor for piano and orchestra, Op.43Romance in A minor, for violin and pianoSing not to me, beautiful maiden (Ne poy krasavitsa pri mne), Op.4 no.4Small Island, Op.14 no.2Songs - variousSpring torrents, (Vesennije vody), Op.14 no.11String quartet no. 1 Romance and Scherzo (incomplete)Suite no. 1 "Fantaisie-Tableaux" for Two Pianos, Op.5Suite no. 2 for Two Pianos, Op. 17Symphonic Dance no. 3Symphonic Dances, Op.45Symphony no. 1 in D minor, Op.13Symphony no. 2 in E minor, Op.27Symphony no. 3 in A minor, Op.44Tarantelle in C minor, Suite no. 2 for two pianos, Op.17 no.4The Bells, for choir and orchestra, Op.35The Isle of the Dead, Symphonic poem, Op.29The Rock, Op.7Twilight, Op.21 no.3Variations on a theme of Chopin in C minor for piano, Op.22Variations on a theme of Corelli in D minor for piano, Op.42Various piano worksVespers (Bogoroditsye Dyevo), Op.37: Ave MariaVocalise, Op.34 no.14