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Valery Gergiev © Alexander Shapunov
Brussels

Devastating and dark Pathétique from Gergiev and the Mariinsky on tour in Brussels

By , 18 November 2018
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Valery Gergiev © Alberto Venzago
London

A highly theatrical Tchaikovsky 5 from Valery Gergiev and the Mariinsky

By , 05 November 2018
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Valery Gergirev conducts the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra © Justin Mohling | Lied Center for Performing Arts
Lincoln

Magnificent Mariinsky at the Lied Center for the Performing Arts

By , 28 October 2018
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Denis Matsuev © Pavel Antonov
Birmingham

The Mariinsky Orchestra excels in an all Russian programme in Birmingham

By , 12 October 2017
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Valery Gergiev © Alberto Venzago
London

Gergiev and his Mariinsky players spin stories at Cadogan Hall

By , 09 October 2017
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Valery Gergiev © Valentin Baranovsky
London

Valery Gergiev and a youthful Mariinsky surge through Scheherazade

By , 08 October 2017
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Valery Gergiev conducts the Mariinsky Orchestra © BBC | Chris Christodoulou
London

Prom 68: Valery Gergiev and the Mariinsky keep the Red Flag flying

By , 03 September 2017
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Valery Gergiev with the Mariinsky Orchestra and the RSNO © Beth Chalmers
Edinburgh

Searing Shostakovich 4 at the Edinburgh Festival: Russians and Scots recall 1962 Western première

By , 23 August 2017
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Viktoria Tereshkina and Vladimir Shklyarov in Paquita © Jennie Walton
London

An evening of Contrasts from the Mariinsky Ballet

By , 08 August 2017
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Diana Vishneva (Anna Karenina) © Alex Gouliaev
London

Tolstoy speed read: Ratmansky’s Anna Karenina with the Mariinsky Ballet

By , 03 August 2017
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Xander Parish (Siegfried) © Natasha Razina
London

From Hull to St Petersburg: Xander Parish makes Mariinsky History

By , 27 July 2017
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Viktoria Tereshkina (Kitri) and Kimin Kim (Basilio) © Jennie Walton
London

Tereshkina and Kim add fire to the Mariinsky Ballet’s dusty Don Quixote

By , 24 July 2017
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Anna Netrebko (Adriana) © Valentin Baranovsky | State Academic Mariinsky Theatre
St Petersburg

Netrebko takes on Adriana Lecouvreur at the Mariinsky

By , 18 June 2017
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Mariinsky Concert Hall © David Karlin | Bachtrack Ltd
St Petersburg

Happy 135th birthday, Igor: the Mariinsky celebrate Stravinsky in style

By , 17 June 2017
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Valery Gergiev © Alexander Shapunov
Barcelona

Gergiev brings the Mariinsky magic to Tristan und Isolde in Barcelona

By , 27 January 2017
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Leonidas Kavakos © Marco Borggreve
Zürich

Mariinsky Orchestra strikes gold in Zurich

By , 15 November 2016
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Valery Gergiev © Alexander Shapunov
London

An all-you-can-eat Prokofiev buffet from the Mariinsky

By , 28 September 2016
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Kristóf Baráti © Marco Borggreve
London

Prokofiev lacking wit and pungency: Baráti and Gergiev at Cadogan Hall

By , 27 September 2016
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Valery Gergiev © Alberto Venzago
London

Light against dark: Gergiev and the Mariinsky explore Prokofiev

By , 26 September 2016
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Vitalij Kowaljow © Sussie Ahlburg
Edinburgh

Mariinsky Rheingold a promising start to Edinburgh Festival’s concert Ring

By , 15 August 2016
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Ekaterina Kondaurova in Sacre © Natasha Razina
Cardiff

Augurs of Spring: strong Mariinsky double bill in Cardiff

By , 17 April 2016
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Valery Gergiev © Alexander Shapunov
New York City

Prokofiev and chill: Gergiev and All-Star Pianists in concerto binge at BAM

By , 24 February 2016
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Tokyo

The Mariinsky Ballet brings Swan Lake to Tokyo

By , 05 December 2015
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Diana Vishneva as Cinderella © N Razina
Los Angeles

Mariinsky Ballet shifts gears in Ratmansky's Cinderella

By , 08 October 2015
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Valery Gergiev © Valentin Baranovsky
Milan

Monumental Prokofiev from Gergiev and the Mariinsky Orchestra in Milan

By , 07 September 2015
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© Jack Vartoogian
New York City

Nadezhda Batoeva is dreamy in the Mariinsky’s Cinderella

By , 20 January 2015
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Andrei Popov and Kristina Kapustinskaya © Jack Vartoogian
New York City

Conflict Unresolved: Shchedrin's The Enchanted Wanderer

By , 14 January 2015
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The Mariinsky Orchestra with Valery Gergiev © KPO Photo | CAMI
Turin

Impassioned Russian repertoire from the Mariinsky Orchestra in Turin

By , 09 December 2014
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© V. Baranovsky
Birmingham

The Mariinsky Ring concludes strongly in Birmingham

By , 09 November 2014
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© N. Razina | Mariinsky Opera
Birmingham

A mesmerising Siegfried from the Mariinsky in Birmingham

By , 08 November 2014
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Anastasia Kalagina © Askonas Holt
Cardiff

Betrothal in a Monastery: Mariinsky forces sparkle in Prokofiev's comedy

By , 02 November 2014
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Valery Gergiev © Valentin Baranovsky
Rotterdam

Commemorating WWI at the Gergiev Festival

By , 14 September 2014
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Diana Vishneva (Cinderella) © Mark Olich
London

Ratmansky’s Mariinsky Cinderella: Once upon an urban fairy tale

By , 15 August 2014
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Valery Gergiev © Alexander Shapunov
Paris

Gergiev concludes his Shostakovich series at Salle Pleyel

By , 17 February 2014
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Daniil Trifonov with Valery Gergiev and the Mariinsky Orchestra in 2011 © Valentin Baranovsky
Paris

Gergiev and the Mariinsky Orchestra in gorgeous Shostakovich at Salle Pleyel

By , 01 December 2013
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Valery Gergiev  ©  Alexander Shapunov
New York City

The rites of Stravinsky: Gergiev at Carnegie Hall

By , 10 October 2013
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Valery Gergiev  ©  Alexander Shapunov
Montreal

Gergiev and the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra triumphant in Montreal

By , 04 October 2013
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Valery Gergiev  ©  Decca / Marco Borggreve
Birmingham

Gergiev and the Mariinsky excel in Wagner's Parsifal at the Birmingham Symphony Hall

By , 06 April 2012
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Daniil Trifonov with Valery Gergiev and the Mariinsky Orchestra  ©  Valentin Baranovsky
New York City

Mariinsky Orchestra celebrates youthful energy

By , 11 October 2011
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Anna Karenina: Andrei Yermakov and Yetaterina Kondaurova  ©  Natasha Razina
New York City

Mariinsky Ballet: A look at the future?

By , 11 July 2011
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Valery Gergiev © Valentin Baranovsky
Paris

Le Mariinsky sur le Ring (4) : l'épopée du Crépuscule

By , 23 September 2018
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Valery Gergiev © Alexander Shapunov | CAMI
Paris

Le Mariinsky sur le Ring (3) : Siegfried ou le retour à la vie

By , 22 September 2018
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Sergey Khachatryan y Valery Gergiev durante el concierto en el Palacio de Carlos V © Festival de Granada | José Albornoz
Granada

Gergiev, Khachatryan y la Orquesta del Teatro Mariinsky en Granada: virtuosismo y duelo

By , 01 July 2018
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Granada

Gergiev y la Mariinsky recrean el hechizo de Scheherazade en la Alhambra

By , 30 June 2018
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Valery Gergiev © Philharmonie | D. Herouville
Paris

Le Mariinsky sur le Ring (2) : splendeurs et misères de La Walkyrie

By , 25 March 2018
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Valery Gergiev © Alberto Venzago
Paris

Le Mariinsky sur le Ring (1) : les promesses du Rheingold

By , 24 March 2018
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El Orfeón Pamplonés © Orfeón Pamplonés
Madrid

Resurrección: Gergiev al frente de la Orquesta del Teatro Mariinsky

By , 14 February 2018
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Valery Gergiev © Marco Borggreve
Madrid

Gergiev, Mariinsky y Redkin: sizigia rutilante en el Auditorio

By , 26 January 2017
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Vadim Kholodenko © Van Cliburn
Paris

Gergiev, Redkin et Kholodenko, ou comment se réconcilier avec les concertos 4 et 5 de Prokofiev

By , 22 November 2016
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Maestro Valery Gergiev © Alberto Venzago
Paris

Prokofiev ou le clavier non tempéré, avec Gergiev, Matsuev, Malofeev et Georges Li

By , 21 November 2016
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