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Wed 20 Mar at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Guildhall Symphony Orchestra
Guildhall Symphony Orchestra
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Dvořák, Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 10 in E minor, Op.93
Vassily Sinaisky, Conductor
Guildhall Symphony Orchestra
Wed 20 Mar at 14:15

Birmingham Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Schumann’s Rhenish Symphony
Smetana, The Bartered Bride: overture
Smetana, The Bartered Bride: Bohemian Dances
Shostakovich, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F major, Op.102
Schumann, Symphony no. 3 in E flat major 'Rhenish', Op.97
Steven Osborne, Piano
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Jac van Steen, Conductor
Mar 21, 22

De Doelen: Grote Zaal, Rotterdam

Yannick conducts Shostakovich
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Mahler, Totenfeier
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 13 in B flat minor, "Babi Yar", Op.113
Mikhail Petrenko, Bass
Bavarian Radio Symphony Choir
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Thu 21 Mar at 20:00
Elgar, Serenade in E minor for string orchestra, Op.20
Webern, Langsamer Satz
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 8 in C minor "Malinconia", Op.110
Vera Martinez, Violin, Conductor
Orquestra Nacional Clàssica d'Andorra
Mar 21, 22

Liederhalle: Beethoven-Saal, Stuttgart

Pablo Heras-Casado Schostakowitsch 5
Brahms, Warum ist das Licht gegeben dem Mühseligen, Op.74 no.1
Brahms, Schicksalslied: Song of Destiny for Chorus and Orchestra, Op.54
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
SWR Vokalensemble
SWR Symphony Orchestra
Pablo Heras-Casado, Conductor
Mar 21, 23

Benaroya Hall, S Mark Taper Auditorium, Seattle

Shostakovich Symphony No. 15
Bach, Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV565 (orch Stokowski)
Harbison, What Do We Make of Bach?
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 15 in A major, Op.141
Wayne Marshall, Piano
Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Ludovic Morlot, Conductor
Thu 21 Mar at 13:00

St George the Martyr, Borough, London

Water City Music Concert
Mozart, Trio in E flat for Piano, Clarinet and Viola, "Kegelstatt", K498
Schumann, 4 Fantasiestücke in A minor, for violin, cello and piano, Op. 88
Shostakovich, Cello Sonata in D minor, Op.40
Michael Bochmann, Cello
Esther Cavett, Piano
Fri 22 Mar at 19:30
Bach, Well-Tempered Clavier (24 Preludes and Fugues) - Book 2 (arr. Mozart)
Mendelssohn, Fugue in E flat major, Op.81 no.4
Glass, String Quartet no. 2 "Company"
Shostakovich, Two Pieces for string quartet "Elegy and Polka", Op.30b
Webern, 6 Bagatelles for string quartet, Op.9
Janáček, String Quartet no. 2, "Intimate Letters"
Gershwin, Lullaby, for string quartet
Schumann Quartet
Fri 22 Mar at 19:45

Ulster Hall, Belfast

Strauss R., Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 7 in C major, "Leningrad" Op.60
Rafael Payare, Conductor
Fri 22 Mar at 20:30

Philharmonie 1: Grande salle Pierre Boulez, Paris

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Liberté ! – Orchestre national d'Île-de-France
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Chopin, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F minor, Op.21
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 10 in E minor, Op.93
Jacek Kaspszyk, Conductor
Louis Lortie, Piano
Sat 23 Mar at 20:00

Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra in Paris
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Mahler, Totenfeier
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 13 in B flat minor, "Babi Yar", Op.113
Mikhail Petrenko, Bass
Bavarian Radio Symphony Choir
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Sat 23 Mar at 20:30

La Seine Musicale: Auditorium, Paris

Orchestre Philharmonique de Russie
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 9 in E flat major, Op.70
Boyarsky, Suite pour violoncelle, soprano et orchestre
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
Dali Gutserieva, Cello
Ekaterina Lekhina, Soprano
Russian State Philharmonic Orchestra
Vladimir Spivakov, Conductor
Sun 24 Mar at 18:00

Konzerthaus, Dortmund

Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra in Dortmund
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Mahler, Totenfeier
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 13 in B flat minor, "Babi Yar", Op.113
Mikhail Petrenko, Bass
Bavarian Radio Symphony Choir
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Yannick Nézet-Séguin, Conductor
Sun 24 Mar at 17:00

Lincoln Center: Alice Tully Hall, New York City

Russian Panorama IV
Myaskovsky, String Quartet no. 13 in A minor, Op.86
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 13 in B flat minor, Op.138
Borodin, String Quartet no. 2 in D major
Borodin Quartet
Sun 24 Mar at 19:00

Konzerthaus: Rolf Böhme Saal, Freiburg

Pablo Heras-Casado Schostakowitsch 5
Brahms, Warum ist das Licht gegeben dem Mühseligen, Op.74 no.1
Brahms, Schicksalslied: Song of Destiny for Chorus and Orchestra, Op.54
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
SWR Vokalensemble
SWR Symphony Orchestra
Pablo Heras-Casado, Conductor
Mar 25, 26

Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich

Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich
Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.23
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, Conductor
Rudolf Buchbinder, Piano
Mon 25 Mar at 19:30

Berlin State Opera, Unter den Linden, Berlin

Abonnementkonzert VI
Mahler, Kindertotenlieder
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 10 in E minor, Op.93
Waltraud Meier, Mezzo-soprano
Staatskapelle Berlin
Paavo Järvi, Conductor
Tue 26 Mar at 19:00

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan: Main Hall, Tokyo

Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
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Brahms, Tragische Ouverture - Tragic Overture for Orchestra, Op.81
Bloch, Schelomo, Hebrew Rhapsody for cello
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra
Eliahu Inbal, Conductor
Gavriel Lipkind, Cello
Tue 26 Mar at 20:00

Philharmonie: Großer Saal, Berlin

Abonnementkonzert VI
Mahler, Kindertotenlieder
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 10 in E minor, Op.93
Waltraud Meier, Mezzo-soprano
Staatskapelle Berlin
Paavo Järvi, Conductor
Wed 27 Mar at 18:30

Barbican Hall, London

Strauss R., Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche (Till Eulenspiegel's Merry Pranks), Op.28
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 1 in F minor, Op.10
Gianandrea Noseda, Conductor
Wed 27 Mar at 20:00

Alte Oper: Großer Saal, Frankfurt am Main

Tchaikovsky, Shostakovich
Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.23
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, Conductor
Rudolf Buchbinder, Piano
Wed 27 Mar at 20:30

Salle Cortot, Paris

En miroir #2 – Fedele/Chostakovitch
Fedele, Suite francese III pour violoncelle
Fedele, 15 Bagatelles pour violon, violoncelle, piano
Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 2 in E minor, Op.67
Alexandra Greffin-Klein, Violin
Alexis Descharmes, Cello
Jean-Marie Cottet, Piano
Thu 28 Mar at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Russian Roots
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Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, Op.30
Balakirev, Oriental Fantasy, "Islamey", Op.18 (Orch. Casella)
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 1 in F minor, Op.10
Gianandrea Noseda, Conductor
Thu 28 Mar at 20:00

Philharmonie, Cologne

Wagner, Rihm, Shostakovich
Wagner, Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Death and Funeral March
Wagner, Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Death and Funeral March
Rihm, Commission of the Munich Philharmonic
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, Conductor
Fri 29 Mar at 12:15
Stockholm Composer Weekend
Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 1 in C minor, Op.8
Maier-Röntgen, Piano trio in E flat major
Joakim Svenheden, Violin
Marie Macleod, Cello
Martin Sturfalt, Piano
Fri 29 Mar at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

National Philharmonic of Russia performs Shostakovich & Tchaikovsky
National Philharmonic of Russia performs Shostakovich & Tchaikovsky
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Shostakovich, Symphony no. 9 in E flat major, Op.70
Boyarsky, Concerto for Cello, Soprano and Symphony Orchestra
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 5 in E minor, Op.64
National Philharmonic of Russia
Vladimir Spivakov, Conductor
Dali Gutserieva, Cello
Ekaterina Lekhina, Soprano
Fri 29 Mar at 19:30

De Montfort Hall, Leicester

© Benjamin Ealovega
Shostakovch: Symphony no. 5
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Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Xian Zhang, Conductor
Alina Pogostkina, Violin
Fri 29 Mar at 19:30

Auditorio de Tenerife Adán Martín, Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Tchaikovsky, Shilkret, Shostakovich
Tchaikovsky, Shilkret, Shostakovich
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Tchaikovsky, Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture
Shilkret, Trombone Concerto
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 6 in B minor, Op.54
Ian Bousfield, Trombone
Orquesta Sinfónica de Tenerife
Nuno Coelho, Conductor
Fri 29 Mar at 13:10

University of Adelaide: Elder Hall, Adelaide

Lunchtime Concert - Two memorials
Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 2 in E minor, Op.67
Martinů, Cello Sonata no. 3, H 340
Elizabeth Layton, Violin
Pei-Sian Ng, Cello
Konstantin Shamray, Piano
Fri 29 Mar at 19:00

Music Centre / Musiikkitalo: Concert Hall, Helsinki

Serenade
Antheil, Over the Plains
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 15 in A major, Op.141
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
John Storgårds, Conductor
Baiba Skride, Violin
Fri 29 Mar at 19:00

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan: Recital Hall, Tokyo

Amihai Grosz
Schumann, Fantasiestücke, Op.73
Brahms, Viola Sonata in F minor, Op.120 no.1
Shostakovich, Sonata for viola and piano, Op.147
Amihai Grosz, Viola
Ohad Ben-Ari, Piano
Fri 29 Mar at 20:00

Liederhalle: Beethoven-Saal, Stuttgart

Haenchen Schostakowitsch 6
Haydn, Symphony no. 95 in C minor
Bartók, Viola Concerto, Sz 120
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 6 in B minor, Op.54
Antoine Tamestit, Viola
SWR Symphony Orchestra
Hartmut Haenchen, Conductor
Sat 30 Mar at 19:45

Anvil, Basingstoke, Basingstoke

Philharmonia Orchestra
Philharmonia Orchestra
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Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Alina Pogostkina, Violin
Xian Zhang, Conductor
Mar 30, 31 mat

Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México: Sala Nezahualcóyotl, Mexico City

Berlioz, Martínez Teutli, Shostakovich
Berlioz, La Damnation de Faust, Op.24: Rákóczy March
Martínez Teutli, El circo de las luces (Estreno mundial)
Shostakovich, Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District: orchestral suite, Op.29a
Iván López Reynoso, Conductor
Orquesta Filarmónica de la UNAM
Sat 30 Mar at 18:00

Allhelgonakyrkan, Stockholm

Treitler String Quartet
Berwald, String Quartet in G minor
Gubaidulina, Reflections on the theme B-A-C-H, for string quartet
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 3 in F major, Op.73
Treitler Quartet
Sat 30 Mar at 19:30

Hammersmith Town Hall, London

Fulham Symphony Orchestra plays Ustvolskaya and Shostakovich
Ustvolskaya, Symphonic Poem no. 2 (UK premiere)
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 4 in C minor, Op.43
Fulham Symphony Orchestra
Marc Dooley, Conductor
Sat 30 Mar at 19:30

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Münchner Philharmoniker
Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.23
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Rudolf Buchbinder, Piano
Munich Philharmonic Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, Conductor
Sun 31 Mar at 15:00

Opéra de Dijon, Dijon

Mozart, Arrangements of 5 Fugues by J.S. Bach, K405
Mendelssohn, Fugue in E flat major, Op.81 no.4
Glass, String Quartet no. 2 "Company"
Shostakovich, Two Pieces for string quartet "Elegy and Polka", Op.30b
Webern, 6 Bagatelles for string quartet, Op.9
Janáček, String Quartet no. 2, "Intimate Letters"
Schumann Quartet
Sun 31 Mar at 19:30
© Benjamin Ealovega
Shostakovich: Symphony no. 5
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Brahms, Violin Concerto in D major, Op.77
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Xian Zhang, Conductor
Alina Pogostkina, Violin
Sun 31 Mar at 11:30

Wigmore Hall, London

Horszowski Trio
Schumann, Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, Op.63
Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 2 in E minor, Op.67
Horszowski Trio
Sun 31 Mar at 15:00

Albert Hall, Nottingham

Shostakovich, Weinberg, Tomasi
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 10 in E minor, Op.93
Weinberg, Rhapsody on Moldavian themes for orchestra, Op.47 no. 1
Tomasi, Trombone Concerto
Sam Dye, Trombone
Nottingham Philharmonic Orchestra
Mon 1 Apr at 20:15
© Rainer Maillard
Mikhail Pletnev plays Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 2
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Mussorgsky, Chowantschtschina: Spit streletskoye gnezdo
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op.18
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Russian National Orchestra
Alain Altinoglu, Conductor
Mikhail Pletnev, Piano
Mon 1 Apr at 13:00

Wigmore Hall, London

Mendelssohn, Rachmaninov and Shostakovich
Mendelssohn, Piano Trio no. 1 in D minor, Op.49
Rachmaninov, Vocalise, Op.34 no.14 (arr. Gayane Hakhnazaryan)
Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 1 in C minor, Op.8
Benjamin Beilman, Violin
Narek Hakhnazaryan, Cello
Louis Schwizgebel, Piano
Apr 02, 06, 09, 13, 16, 19, 22 mat, 25

Opéra Bastille, Paris

Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk
New production
Shostakovich, Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District
Ingo Metzmacher, Conductor
Krzysztof Warlikowski, Director
Małgorzata Szczęśniak, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Aušrinė Stundytė, Katerina Lvovna Izmailova
Pavel Černoch, Sergey
John Daszak, Zinoviy Borisovich Izmailov
Dmitry Ulyanov, Boris Timofeyevich Izmailov
Oksana Volkova, Sonyetka
Sofija Petrović, Aksinia
Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke, Tattered peasant
Alexander Tsymbalyuk, Police inspector, Old Convict
Pierpaolo Palloni, Policeman
Krzysztof Bączyk, Pope
Andrei Popov, Schoolmaster
Florent Mbia, Office Manager
Choeurs de l'Opéra National de Paris
Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris
Tue 2 Apr at 20:30

Philharmonie 1: Grande salle Pierre Boulez, Paris

LÂme russe
Mussorgsky, Khovanshchina: Prelude "Dawn on the Moscow River"
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op.18
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Mikhail Pletnev, Piano
Russian National Orchestra
Alain Altinoglu, Conductor
Wed 3 Apr at 20:00

Philharmonie im Gasteig, Munich

Russian National Orchestra
Mussorgsky, Khovanshchina: Prelude "Dawn on the Moscow River"
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor, Op.18
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
George Li, Piano
Russian National Orchestra
Alain Altinoglu, Conductor
Wed 3 Apr at 20:00

Victoria Hall, Geneva

Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne
Glinka, Kamarinskaya
Rachmaninov, Vocalise, Op.34 no.14
Prokofiev, Piano Concerto no. 4 (For the Left Hand), Op.53
Shostakovich, Chamber Symphony in D major, Op.73a (arr of String Quartet no.3 by Rudolf Barshai)
Schnittke, Moz-Art à la Haydn
Boris Giltburg, Piano
Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne
Joshua Weilerstein, Conductor
Apr 04, 05 mat, 06

Chicago Symphony Center, Chicago

Shostakovich 9
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Borodin, Symphony no. 2 in B minor
Dvořák, Violin Concerto in A minor, Op.53
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 9 in E flat major, Op.70
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Jakub Hrůša, Conductor
Lisa Batiashvili, Violin
Apr 04, 06, 07 mat

Jones Hall, Houston

Tchaikovsky & Rachmaninov
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Shostakovich, Ballet Suite no. 1 for orchestra, Op.84a
Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 4 in G minor, Op.40
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 3 in D major "Polish", Op.25
Simon Trpčeski, Piano
Houston Symphony
Kazushi Ono, Conductor
Thu 4 Apr at 19:30
© Marco Borggreve
Shostakovich: Leningrad Symphony
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Prokofiev, Piano Concerto no. 2 in G minor, Op.16
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 7 in C major, "Leningrad" Op.60
Stanislav Kochanovsky, Conductor
Denis Matsuev, Piano