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Fri 24 Aug at 20:00
Robeco SummerNights
Debussy, Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Saint-Saëns, Symphony no. 3 in C minor "Organ Symphony", Op.78
Liza Ferschtman, Violin
Leo van Doeselaar, Organ
Antwerp Symphony Orchestra
Emil Emelyanychev, Conductor
Aug 24, 25 mat

Left Bank, Leeds

La princesse jaune
Saint-Saëns, La princesse jaune
Northern Opera Group
Lewis Gaston, Conductor
Natalie Johnson-Hyde, Soprano
John Porter, Tenor
Sat 25 Aug at 19:30 and 22:30

Bremen Rathaus (Town Hall), Bremen

Anima Eterna Brugge
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Poulenc, Sonata in B flat major for clarinet and piano
Saint-Saëns, Carnival of the Animals
Jos van Immerseel, Fortepiano
Lisa Shklyaver, Clarinet
Sat 25 Aug at 19:30

Clayton Opera House, Clayton

Passion and Romance
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Bernstein, West Side Story (selections)
Bernstein, Candide (selections)
Bernstein, On the Town (selections)
Saint-Saëns, Samson et Dalila: Bacchanale
Copland, Rodeo (selections)
Orchestra of Northern New York
Kenneth Andrews, Conductor
Sat 25 Aug at 22:00
Dubrovnik Summer Festival

Rector's Palace Atrium, Dubrovnik

Closing Concert
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Rachmaninov, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini in A minor for piano and orchestra, Op.43 (arr. C. Carpenter)
Saint-Saëns, Symphony no. 3 in C minor "Organ Symphony", Op.78
Vierne, Organ Symphony no.1, Op.14
Cameron Carpenter, Organ
Daniele Rustioni, Conductor
Croatian Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra
Thu 6 Sep at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

Worbey and Farrell – four hands, one piano
Gershwin, Rhapsody in Blue (arr. four hands, one piano)
Tchaikovsky, 1812 Festival overture in E flat major, Op.49 (arr. four hands, one piano)
Saint-Saëns, Carnival of the Animals (arr. four hands, one piano)
Queen, Bohemian Rhapsody (arr. four hands, one piano)
Various, Various pieces (arr. four hands, one piano)
Steven Worbey, Piano
Kevin Farrell, Piano
Tue 11 Sep at 19:00

Laeiszhalle: Großer Saal, Hamburg

1. Laeiszhallen-Sonderkonzert: Begegnungen
Brahms, Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op.98
Saint-Saëns, Violin Concerto No. 3 in B Minor, Op.61
Adrian Iliescu, Violin
Felix Mendelssohn Jugendsinfonieorchester
Hamburg Symphony Orchestra
Eivind Gullberg Jensen, Conductor
Tue 11 Sep at 20:00

Théâtre Ledoux (Théâtre musical de Besançon), Besançon

De Paris à Vienne
Lalo, Le Roi d'Ys
Saint-Saëns, Piano concerto no. 5 in F major, "Egyptian," Op.103
Brahms, Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op.98
Bertrand Chamayou, Piano
Emmanuel Krivine, Conductor
Thu 13 Sep at 20:00

Maison de la radio:Auditorium, Paris

Intégrale des symphonies de Brahms par Emmanuel Krivine
Lalo, Le Roi d'Ys: overture
Saint-Saëns, Piano concerto no. 5 in F major, "Egyptian," Op.103
Brahms, Symphony no. 4 in E minor, Op.98
Bertrand Chamayou, Piano
Emmanuel Krivine, Conductor
Fri 14 Sep at 13:00

Church of St Lawrence, West Wycombe, High Wycombe

Igudesman, Wolf, Bartók, Saint-Saëns, Debussy
Igudesman, Brexit Polka, for solo viola
Igudesman, Twinkle Twinkle You Big Star
Wolf, Italian Serenade
Bartók, Duos for Two Violins, Sz 98
Saint-Saëns, Carnival of the Animals: The Swan
Debussy, Nocturne in D flat major
Ridout, Ferdinand the Bull
Vilde Frang, Violin
Annabelle Meare, Violin
John Myerscough, Cello
Lawrence Power, Viola
Sun 16 Sep at 15:00

Kursaal, Besançon

Concert de clôture
Tanguy, Sinfonietta
Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.33
Copland, Appalachian Spring: Suite
Falla, El amor brujo (Love, the Magician) for orchestra and mezzo
Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne
Edgar Moreau, Cello
Joshua Weilerstein, Conductor
Sat 22 Sep at 19:00

Birmingham Symphony Hall, Birmingham

CBSO Benevolent Fund Concert
Shostakovich, Festive Overture in A major for orchestra, Op.96
Saint-Saëns, Danse macabre
Wieniawski, Legende, Op.17
Wieniawski, Polonaise brillante in D major, Op.4 no.1
Glazunov, The Seasons, Op.67: Autumn
Kreisler, Tambourin Chinois
Kreisler, Three Old Viennese Dances: Liebesleid
Tchaikovsky, Swan Lake: excerpts
Jennifer Pike, Violin
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Stephen Bell, Conductor
Sep 24, 28, Oct 01, 05, 09, 13 mat, 16, 20 mat

Lincoln Center: Metropolitan Opera House, New York City

Samson et Dalila (Samson and Delilah)
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Saint-Saëns, Samson et Dalila
Sir Mark Elder, Conductor
Darko Tresnjak, Director
Alexander Dodge, Set Designer
Linda Cho, Costume Designer
Elchin Azizov, Abimélech
Laurent Naouri, High Priest of Dagon
Dmitry Belosselskiy, The Old Hebrew
Austin McCormick, Choreography
The Metropolitan Opera Chorus
The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Sep 27, 28

Teatro Cervantes, Málaga

Orquesta Filarmónica de Málaga
Orquesta Filarmónica de Málaga
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Tchaikovsky, The Tempest, Symphonic Fantasia in F minor, Op.18
Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.33
Prokofiev, Symphony no. 3 in C minor, Op.44
Manuel Hernández Silva, Conductor
Orquesta Filarmónica de Málaga
Fedor Amosov, Cello
Thu 4 Oct at 19:00

Tokyo Opera City Concert Hall, Tokyo

Myung-whun Chung conducts the Tokyo Philharmonic
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Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Saint-Saëns, Symphony no. 3 in C minor "Organ Symphony", Op.78
Kyung Wha Chung, Violin
Yuka Ishimaru, Organ
Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra
Myung-whun Chung, Conductor
Thu 4 Oct at 19:30

Stoller Hall, Manchester

Carnival of the Animals
Carnival of the Animals
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Mozart, Sonata in D for Two Keyboards, K448 (K375a)
Schumann, Andante and Variations for horn, two Cellos and two pianos, WoO10
Saint-Saëns, Carnival of the Animals
André Gallo, Piano
Gala Chistiakova, Piano
Manchester Camerata Principal Players
Fri 5 Oct at 19:00
Myung-whun Chung conducts the Tokyo Philharmonic
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Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Saint-Saëns, Symphony no. 3 in C minor "Organ Symphony", Op.78
Kyung Wha Chung, Violin
Yuka Ishimaru, Organ
Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra
Myung-whun Chung, Conductor
Oct 06, 07 mat
© Elmer van der Marel
Tchaikovsky's Souvenir de Florence
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Tchaikovsky, Souvenir d'un Lieu Cher (arr. Glazunov)
Saint-Saëns, Piano Concerto no. 3 in E flat major, Op.29
Tchaikovsky, String Sextet in D minor, Op.70 "Souvenir de Florence"
Netherlands Chamber Orchestra
Gordan Nikolić, Violin
Alexandre Kantorow, Piano
Fri 12 Oct at 19:30

Oxford Town Hall, Oxford

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Opening Night: A Serenade to Music
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Works by Schubert
Works by Schumann
Works by Saint-Saëns
Vaughan Williams, Serenade to Music
Sophie Bevan, Soprano
Kitty Whately, Mezzo-soprano
James Gilchrist, Tenor
Marcus Farnsworth, Baritone
Jonathan Stone, Violin
Sholto Kynoch, Piano
Schola Cantorum of Oxford
Steven Grahl, Conductor
Mon 15 Oct at 19:30

Holywell Music Room, Oxford

Strauss, Debussy & Schumann: Louise Alder, Stef van Herten & Sholto Kynoch
Strauss, Debussy & Schumann: Louise Alder, Stef van Herten & Sholto Kynoch
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Debussy, Ariettes oubliées
Works by Strauss R.
Works by Schumann
Works by Saint-Saëns
Works by Donizetti
Louise Alder, Soprano
Stef van Herten, French horn
Sholto Kynoch, Piano
Oct 17, 19, 20

Sydney Opera House: Concert Hall, Sydney

Thibaudet plays the Egyptian Concerto
Debussy, Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Saint-Saëns, Piano concerto no. 5 in F major, "Egyptian," Op.103
Sibelius, Symphony no. 2 in D major, Op.43
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Piano
Sydney Symphony Orchestra
Jukka-Pekka Saraste, Conductor
Oct 17, 18

Philharmonie 1: Grande salle Pierre Boulez, Paris

Stravinsky, Dessner, Saint-Saëns
Stravinsky, Le chant du rossignol (Song of the Nightingale)
Dessner, Concerto for two pianos
Saint-Saëns, Symphony no. 3 in C minor "Organ Symphony", Op.78
Matthias Pintscher, Conductor
Katia Labèque, Piano
Marielle Labèque, Piano
Thomas Ospital, Organ
Oct 19, 20

Municipal de Santiago, Santiago

Debussy, Saint-Saëns, Bartók
Debussy, Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Saint-Saëns, Piano concerto no. 5 in F major, "Egyptian," Op.103
Bartók, Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116
Konstantin Chudovsky, Conductor
Orquesta Filarmónica de Santiago
Jean-Philippe Collard, Piano
Mon 22 Oct at 17:30

Holywell Music Room, Oxford

Nuits d'Afrique: Ailish Tynan, Adam Walker, Brian O'Kane and James Baillieu
Nuits d'Afrique: Ailish Tynan, Adam Walker, Brian O'Kane and James Baillieu
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Ravel, Chansons madécasses
Weir, Nuits d'Afrique
Works by Saint-Saëns
Works by Berlioz
Ailish Tynan, Soprano
Adam Walker, Flute
Brian O'Kane, Cello
James Baillieu, Piano
Oct 25, 26 mat, 27

Kimmel Center: Verizon Hall, Philadelphia

French Tales
Saint-Saëns, Danse macabre
Franck, Le Chasseur maudit (The Accursed Huntsman)
Dukas, The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Ravel, Piano Concerto in G major
Ravel, Daphnis and Chloé, orchestral suite no. 2
Kirill Gerstein, Piano
Louis Langrée, Conductor
Philadelphia Orchestra
Fri 26 Oct at 20:00

415 Westlake, Seattle

Emerald City Music: Cafe Music
Saint-Saëns, Bassoon Sonata in G major, Op.168
Françaix, String Trio
Poulenc, Trio for piano, oboe and bassoon, Op.43
Milhaud, Sonatina for flute and piano, Op.76
Schoenfield, Café Music
Julio Elizalde, Piano
James Austin Smith, Oboe
Peter Kolkay, Bassoon
Michelle Djokic, Cello
Amy Yang, Piano
Ian Swensen, Violin
Dimitri Murrath, Viola
Sun 28 Oct at 11:00
Halloween-Familienkonzert
Mendelssohn, Ruy Blas overture, Op.95
Grieg, Peer Gynt Suite: In the Hall of the Mountain King
Saint-Saëns, Samson et Dalila: Bacchanale
Williams, Film music from Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone: Hedwig's theme
Mussorgsky, Khovanshchina: Dance of the Persian Slaves
Stravinsky, The Firebird: Infernal Dance
Jonathon Heyward, Conductor
Nov 02, 03, 04 mat

Auditorio Nacional de Música, Madrid

Sinfónico 5: Dios a través del caleidoscopio
Sinfónico 5: Dios a través del caleidoscopio
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Barber, Second Essay For Orchestra, Op.17
Bernstein, Chichester Psalms
Saint-Saëns, Symphony no. 3 in C minor "Organ Symphony", Op.78
Daniel Oyarzabal, Organ
Orquesta Nacional de España
Marin Alsop, Conductor
Sun 4 Nov at 18:30
Saint-Saëns, Caprice on Danish and Russian airs, Op.79
Beethoven, Quintet for Piano and Winds in E flat major, Op.16
Beethoven, Variations in C on Là ci darem la mano from Mozart's Don Giovanni, WoO.28
Respighi, Trittico Botticelliano: L'Adorazione dei Magi (arr. Pailthorpe)
Poulenc, Sextet in C major, for piano and wind quintet, Op.100
London Conchord Ensemble
Sun 4 Nov at 11:00

St George's Bristol, Bristol

Carnival of the Animals & Swan Lake
Saint-Saëns, Carnival of the Animals
Tchaikovsky, Swan Lake: excerpts
Luke Jones & Imy Luc, Piano Duo
Nov 06 mat, 08 mat, 11 mat, 2019 Feb 21 mat, 23 mat, 24 mat

Opernhaus, Leipzig

© Kirsten Nijhof
Der Karnival der Tiere
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Le Carnaval des Animaux (Alexei Ratmansky, Bjarte Emil Wedervang Bruland)
Bjarte Emil Wedervang Bruland, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Christina Geißler, Narrator
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Wed 7 Nov at 19:30

Musikverein: Brahms-Saal, Vienna

Alban Berg Ensemble Wien
Schumann, Andante and Variations for horn, two Cellos and two pianos, WoO10
Berg, Piano Sonata in B minor, Op.1
Strauss R., Capriccio: sextet, Op 85
Schnittke, Serenade, for clarinet, violin, double bass, piano and percussion
Saint-Saëns, Carnival of the Animals
Alban Berg Ensemble Wien
Nov 08, 09

De Doelen: Grote Zaal, Rotterdam

Saint-Saëns and Debussy
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Debussy, Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Debussy, Le Martyre de saint Sébastien: symphonic fragments
Saint-Saëns, Symphony no. 3 in C minor "Organ Symphony", Op.78
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Michel Plasson, Conductor
Thu 8 Nov at 19:00

Victoria Hall, Geneva

Piano competition - Final round
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Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 3 in C minor, Op.37
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, Op.58
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Bartók, Piano Concerto no. 3, Sz 119
Brahms, Piano Concerto no. 1 in D minor, Op.15
Brahms, Piano Concerto no. 2 in B flat major, Op.83
Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 1 in E minor, Op.11
Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F minor, Op.21
Liszt, Piano Concerto no. 1 in E flat major, S 124
Liszt, Piano Concerto no. 2 in A major, S 125
Prokofiev, Piano Concerto no. 2 in G minor, Op.16
Prokofiev, Piano Concerto no. 3 in C major, Op.26
Ravel, Piano Concerto in G major
Saint-Saëns, Piano concerto no. 2 in G minor, Op.22
Saint-Saëns, Piano Concerto no. 4 in C minor, Op.44
Schumann, Piano Concerto in A minor, Op.54
Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
Peter Oundjian, Conductor
Fri 9 Nov at 20:00

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

Hamburger Camerata
Rebel, Les Élémens
Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.33
Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin
Milhaud, Le Bœuf sur le toit (The Ox on the Roof), Op.58
Jens Peter Maintz, Cello
Hamburger Camerata
Simon Gaudenz, Conductor
Sun 11 Nov at 15:00
Beach, Quintet in F sharp minor for piano and strings, Op. 67
Saint-Saëns, Septet for trumpet, piano and strings
Schubert, Piano Quintet in A major, "The Trout", D.667
Hanna Dahlkvist, Cello
Joakim Agnas, Trumpet
Johannes Lörstad, Violin
Nadine Jurdzinski, Viola
Sigrid Granit, Double Bass
Won-Hee Lee, Violin
Stefan Lindgren, Piano
Nov 16, 18 mat

Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles

Cameron Carpenter Plays Poulenc
Poulenc, Organ concerto in G minor
Saint-Saëns, Symphony no. 3 in C minor "Organ Symphony", Op.78
Cameron Carpenter, Organ
Roderick Cox, Conductor
Fri 16 Nov at 19:30

Wigmore Hall, London

L’Invitation au Voyage
Duparc, L'Invitation au voyage
Debussy, 3 Chansons de Bilitis
Saint-Saëns, Une Flûte invisible
Ravel, Shéhérazade
Chabrier, L'Invitation au Voyage
Ravel, Histoires naturelles
Severac, Les Hiboux
Sauguet, Le chat
Debussy, 5 poèmes de Baudelaire
Dame Sarah Connolly, Mezzo-soprano
James Newby, Baritone
Joseph Middleton, Piano
Adam Walker, Flute
Amy Harman, Bassoon
Fri 23 Nov at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Søndergård's Guide to the Orchestra
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Britten, The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op.34
Winner of RSNO Composers' Hub 17:18, New work (world première)
Poulenc, Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra in D minor, Op.61
Carpenter, Ghost Songs (world première)
Saint-Saëns, Carnival of the Animals
Thomas Søndergård, Conductor
Christina Naughton, Piano
Michelle Naughton, Piano
RSNO Junior Chorus
Sat 24 Nov at 19:30

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow

Søndergård's Guide to the Orchestra
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Britten, The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op.34
Winner of RSNO Composers' Hub 17:18, New work (world première)
Poulenc, Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra in D minor, Op.61
Carpenter, Ghost Songs (world première)
Saint-Saëns, Carnival of the Animals
Thomas Søndergård, Conductor
Christina Naughton, Piano
Michelle Naughton, Piano
RSNO Junior Chorus
Sat 24 Nov at 19:30

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Tschechische Philharmonie
Fišer, Double for orchestra
Smetana, The Bartered Bride: overture
Smetana, Die verkaufte Braut: Tänze
Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.33
Dvořák, Symphony no. 9 in E minor, "From the New World," Op.95
Gautier Capuçon, Cello
Semyon Bychkov, Conductor
Nov 30, Dec 01

L'Auditorium de Lyon, Lyon

Saint-Saëns' Symphony no. 3
Hindemith, Kammermusik no. 7 for Organ and Orchestra, Op.46 no.2
Wagner, Wesendonck-Lieder
Escaich, Évocation II
Saint-Saëns, Symphony no. 3 in C minor "Organ Symphony", Op.78
Iveta Apkalna, Organ
Kate Aldrich, Mezzo-soprano
Orchestre National de Lyon
Riccardo Minasi, Conductor
Mon 3 Dec at 19:30

Konservatorium Bern, Bern

3. Kammermusick: Mozart piano quartet
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Works by Beethoven
Works by Saint-Saëns
Works by Brahms
Mozart Piano Quartet
Mark Gothoni, Conductor
Hartmut Rohde, Viola
Peter Hörr, Cello
Paul Rivinius, Piano
Dec 09 mat, 10

Alte Oper: Großer Saal, Frankfurt am Main

4. Museumskonzert
Bizet, Symphony in C major
Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.33
Stravinsky, Petrushka
Kian Soltani, Cello
Opera Frankfurt Orchestra
Tung-Chieh Chuang, Conductor
Wed 12 Dec at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

London Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Roger Norrington
London Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Roger Norrington
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Beethoven, Leonore Overture no. 2, Op.72a
Saint-Saëns, Piano concerto no. 2 in G minor, Op.22
Beethoven, Symphony no. 5 in C minor, Op.67
Fazıl Say, Piano
Sir Roger Norrington, Conductor
Thu 13 Dec at 19:30

Wigmore Hall, London

Bertrand Chamayou
Schumann, Blumenstück in D flat major, Op.19
Schumann, Carnaval, Op.9
Ravel, Miroirs
Saint-Saëns, Étude "Les Colches de Las Palmas", Op.111 no.4
Saint-Saëns, Mazurka in G minor, Op.24
Saint-Saëns, Mazurka in B minor, Op.66
Saint-Saëns, Caprice d'après l'étude en forme de valse, Op.52 no. 6
Bertrand Chamayou, Piano
Fri 14 Dec at 19:30

Victoria Hall, Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent

Mozart, Saint-Saëns, Tchaikovsky & Beethoven
Mozart, Symphony no. 35 in D major, K385 "Haffner”
Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.33
Tchaikovsky, Andante Cantabile for cello and string orchestra, Op. posth.
Beethoven, Symphony no. 4 in B flat major, Op.60
Leonard Elschenbroich, Cello
BBC Philharmonic
Ben Gernon, Conductor
Dec 16 mat, 17

Elbphilharmonie: Großer Saal, Hamburg

4. Philharmonisches Konzert
Stravinsky, Pulcinella Suite
Saint-Saëns, Cello Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.33
Revueltas, La noche de los mayas
Alondra de la Parra, Conductor
Camille Thomas, Cello
Hamburg Philharmonic
Sun 16 Dec at 20:30

Auditorium Parco della Musica di Roma: Sala Santa Cecilia, Rome

Solisti dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Shostakovich, Cello Sonata in D minor, Op.40
Saint-Saëns, Carnival of the Animals
Martha Argerich, Piano
Mischa Maisky, Cello
Solisti dell'Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Wed 19 Dec at 20:00

Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris

Daniel Lozakovich & Alexander Romanovsky
Mozart, Violin Sonata in B flat major, "Strinasacchi", K454
Brahms, Violin Sonata no. 2 in A major, Op.100
Schumann, Violin Sonata no. 1 in A minor, Op.105
Saint-Saëns, Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso for violin and orchestra, Op.28
Tchaikovsky, Valse-scherzo in C major for violin and orchestra, Op.34
Daniel Lozakovich, Violin
Alexander Romanovsky, Piano