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Thu 26 Apr at 19:30

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

Petrenko's Shostakovich
Petrenko's Shostakovich
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Walton, Johannesburg Festival Overture
Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.23
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Vasily Petrenko, Conductor
Thu 26 Apr at 19:30
Ravel, Miroirs: Oiseaux tristes
Ravel, Miroirs: Alborada del gracioso
Britten, Les Illuminations, for soprano or tenor and strings, Op.18
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 10 in E minor, Op.93
Nicholas Collon, Conductor
Sophie Bevan, Soprano
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Fri 27 Apr at 13:30

Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool

Petrenko's Shostakovich
Petrenko's Shostakovich
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Walton, Johannesburg Festival Overture
Tchaikovsky, Piano Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor, Op.23
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Vasily Petrenko, Conductor
Apr 27

Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London

Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk
Shostakovich, Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District
Royal Opera
Richard Jones, Director
John Macfarlane, Set Designer
Nicky Gillibrand, Costume Designer
Eva-Maria Westbroek, Katerina Lvovna Izmailova
Brandon Jovanovich, Sergey
Sir John Tomlinson, Boris Timofeyevich Izmailov
John Daszak, Zinoviy Borisovich Izmailov
Aigul Akhmetshina, Sonyetka
Rosie Aldridge, Aksinia
Paata Burchuladze, Old Convict
Simon Shibambu, Office Manager
Mikhail Svetlov, Police inspector
Wojtek Gierlach, Pope
Royal Opera Chorus
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden
Apr 27, 28

Warsaw Philharmonic Concert Hall, Warsaw

Paderewski, Gablenz, Shostakovich
Paderewski, Overture, for symphony orchestra
Gablenz, Piano Concerto
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 1 in F minor, Op.10
Paweł Kapuła, Conductor
Joseph Moog, Piano
Apr 28, 29 mat

Broward Center for the Performing Arts: Au-Rene Theater, Fort Lauderdale

Program 4
Apollo (George Balanchine)
Concerto DSCH (Alexei Ratmansky)
La Valse (George Balanchine)
Miami City Ballet
Sat 28 Apr at 19:00
Ravel, Miroirs: Oiseaux tristes
Ravel, Miroirs: Alborada del gracioso
Britten, Les Illuminations, for soprano or tenor and strings, Op.18
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 10 in E minor, Op.93
Nicholas Collon, Conductor
Sophie Bevan, Soprano
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Sun 29 Apr at 14:30

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall: New Auditorium - RSNO Centre, Glasgow

20th Century Chamber Masterworks
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Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 2 in E minor, Op.67
Vaughan Williams, Piano Quintet in D major
Scott Mitchell, Piano
Lena Zeliszewska, Violin
Arthur Boutillier, Cello
Tom Dunn, Viola
Ana Cordova, Double Bass
Sun 29 Apr at 18:30
Haydn, Piano Trio no. 26 in F sharp minor, Hob XV:13
Beethoven, Piano Trio no. 2 in G major, Op.1 no.2
Smetana, Piano trio in G minor, Op.15
Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 1 in C minor, Op.8
Accio Piano Trio
Sun 29 Apr at 19:30
© Benjamin Ealovega
Voices of Revolution: Fear & Repression
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Shostakovich, Violin Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.77 or Op.99
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 4 in C minor, Op.43
Vladimir Ashkenazy, Conductor
James Ehnes, Violin
Wed 2 May at 19:30

Barbican Hall, London

Los Angeles Philharmonic/Dudamel
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Salonen, New Work (European premiere)
Varèse, Amériques
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Gustavo Dudamel, Conductor
Thu 3 May at 20:00

Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Paris

© © Marco Borggreve, Martin Sigmund Harald Hoffmann Giorgia Bertazzi
Mozart, Janáček, Brahms, Chostakovich
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Mozart, Violin Sonata in B flat major, K378 (K317d)
Mozart, Quartet in G minor for Piano and Strings, K478
Janáček, Pohádka (Fairy Tale)
Brahms, Two Songs for Alto Voice, Viola and Piano , Op.91
Shostakovich, 7 Romances on Poems by Blok for soprano, violin, cello and piano, Op.127
Marina Prudenskaya, Mezzo-soprano
Vilde Frang, Violin
Lawrence Power, Viola
Alisa Weilerstein, Cello
Iddo Bar-Shaï, Piano
May 03, 04

Auditorium Rai “Arturo Toscanini” , Turin

Shostakovich, Wagner
Shostakovich, Cello Concerto no. 2 in G major, Op.126
Wagner, Tristan and Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod
Wagner, Tannhäuser: Overture
Wagner, Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Prelude to Act 1
Marc Albrecht, Conductor
Enrico Dindo, Cello
May 03, 04, 05

Segerstrom Center for the Arts: Renée and Henry Segerstrom Concert Hall, Costa Mesa

Watts Plays Beethoven
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 10 in E minor, Op.93
Pacific Symphony
André Watts, Piano
Thu 3 May at 19:30

University of Nottingham, Lakeside Arts Centre: Djanogly Recital Hall, Nottingham

Guarneri Trio Prague
Haydn, Piano Trio no. 25 in E minor, Hob XV:12
Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 2 in E minor, Op.67
Dvořák, Piano Trio in B flat Op.21
Guarneri Trio Prague
Fri 4 May at 20:00

Konzerthalle Bamberg: Joseph Keilberth Saal, Bamberg

Olga Peretyatko singt Rachmaninow
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Rachmaninov, Symphonic Dances, Op.45
Rachmaninov, Vocalise, Op.34 no.14
Rachmaninov, How fair this spot (Zdes' khorosho), Op.21 no.7
Rachmaninov, Sing not to me, beautiful maiden (Ne poy krasavitsa pri mne), Op.4 no.4
Glinka, Ruslan und Ludmilla: Ich bin traurig, mein Vater (Cavatina der Ludmilla)
Rimsky-Korsakov, Die Zarenbraut: Arie der Marfa
Shostakovich, Moskau, Tscherjomuschki: Lied der Lidotschka
Dvořák, Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
Jakub Hrůša, Conductor
Olga Peretyatko, Soprano
Fri 4 May at 19:30

Jacqueline Du Pré Music Building, St Hilda's College, Oxford

Shostakovich: 24 Preludes & Fugues
Shostakovich, 24 Preludes
Jonathan Powell, Piano
Sat 5 May at 19:30

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Bernstein, Schostakowitsch
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Bernstein, Candide: overture
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Tonkünstler Orchestra
Yutaka Sado, Conductor
Sayaka Shoji, Violin
Sat 5 May at 19:30

Esplanade Concert Hall, Singapore

SSO Gala • Kavakos Plays Shostakovich
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Mussorgsky, Khovanshchina: Prelude "Dawn on the Moscow River"
Shostakovich, Violin Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.77 or Op.99
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 1 in G minor "Winter Daydreams", Op.13
Lan Shui, Conductor
Leonidas Kavakos, Violin
May 05, 06

Philharmonie: Großer Saal, Berlin

Sibelius, Shostakovich
Sibelius, Night Ride and Sunrise, Op.55
Sibelius, Violin Concerto in D minor, Op.47
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 6 in B minor, Op.54
Berliner Philharmoniker
Paavo Järvi, Conductor
Janine Jansen, Violin
Sat 5 May at 19:00

Allhelgonakyrkan, Stockholm

Piano trios
Saariaho, Light and Matter
Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 1 in C minor, Op.8
Tchaikovsky, Piano Trio in A minor, "In memory of a Great Artist" Op.50
Philip Zuckerman, Violin
Pontus Carron, Piano
Kristina Winiarski, Cello
Sat 5 May at 20:30

Philharmonie 1: Grande salle Pierre Boulez, Paris

Salonen, Varèse, Shostakovich
Salonen, Other (World première)
Varèse, Amériques
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Gustavo Dudamel, Conductor
Sun 6 May at 15:30

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Bernstein, Schostakowitsch
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Bernstein, Candide: overture
Bernstein, Serenade after Plato's "Symposium", for solo violin, strings, harp, and percussion
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Tonkünstler Orchestra
Yutaka Sado, Conductor
Sayaka Shoji, Violin
Sun 6 May at 16:00

Maison de la radio:Auditorium, Paris

Bach, Concerto pour violon
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Bach, Violin Concerto in A minor, BWV1041
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 10 in E minor, Op.93
Saskia de Ville, Speaker
Maxim Vengerov, Violin
Sun 6 May at 18:00

Festspielhaus, Baden Baden

Olga Peretyatko singt Rachmaninow
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Rachmaninov, Symphonic Dances, Op.45
Rachmaninov, Vocalise, Op.34 no.14
Rachmaninov, How fair this spot (Zdes' khorosho), Op.21 no.7
Rachmaninov, Sing not to me, beautiful maiden (Ne poy krasavitsa pri mne), Op.4 no.4
Glinka, Ruslan und Ludmilla: Ich bin traurig, mein Vater (Cavatina der Ludmilla)
Rimsky-Korsakov, Die Zarenbraut: Arie der Marfa
Shostakovich, Moskau, Tscherjomuschki: Lied der Lidotschka
Dvořák, Symphony no. 8 in G major, Op.88
Jakub Hrůša, Conductor
Olga Peretyatko, Soprano
Mon 7 May at 20:15
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Chamber Orchestra Vienna-Berlin and Denis Matsuev
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Mozart, Serenade no. 13 in G major, "Eine kleine Nachtmusik", K525
Shostakovich, Piano Concerto no. 1 in C minor for piano, trumpet and string orchestra, Op.35
Tchaikovsky, Serenade for strings in C major, Op.48
Chamber Orchestra Vienna-Berlin
Denis Matsuev, Piano
Gábor Tarkövi, Trumpet
Mon 7 May at 19:30

Festspielhaus, St Pölten

Schostakowitsch 5
Brahms, Piano Concerto no. 2 in B flat major, Op.83
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Valery Afanassiev, Piano
Yutaka Sado, Conductor
Tonkünstler Orchestra
Mon 7 May at 20:00

Prinzregententheater, Munich

Artemis Quartett & Elisabeth Leonskaja
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 5 in B flat major, Op.92
Dvořák, Piano Quintet no. 2 in A major, Op.81
Shostakovich, Piano Quintet in G minor, Op.57
Artemis Quartet
Elisabeth Leonskaja, Piano
Tue 8 May at 19:30

St George's Hall, Liverpool, Liverpool

Pavel Haas Quartet
Pavel Haas Quartet
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Dvořák, String Quartet no. 14 in A flat major, Op.105
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 2 in A major, Op.68
Pavel Haas Quartet
Tue 8 May at 19:30

The Lantern, Bristol

Stephen Jonson & English Piano Trio
Stephen Jonson & English Piano Trio
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Shostakovich, Piano Quintet in G minor, Op.57
Stephen Johnson
Tue 8 May at 20:00

City Halls: Recital Room, Glasgow

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Bach and Shostakovich Preludes & Fugues 4/5
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Bach, Well-Tempered Clavier 2: Prelude and Fugue No. 9 in E Major, BWV878
Bach, Well-Tempered Clavier 2: Prelude and Fugue No. 10 in E Minor, BWV879
Bach, Well-Tempered Clavier 2: Prelude and Fugue No. 11 in F Major, BWV880
Bach, Well-Tempered Clavier 2: Prelude and Fugue No. 12 in F Minor, BWV881
Bach, Well-Tempered Clavier 2: Prelude and Fugue No. 13 in F# major, BWV882
Bach, Well-Tempered Clavier 2: Prelude and Fugue No. 14 in F# minor, BWV883
Bach, Well-Tempered Clavier 2: Prelude and Fugue No. 15 in G Major, BWV884
Bach, Well-Tempered Clavier 2: Prelude and Fugue No. 16 in G Minor, BWV885
Shostakovich, Prelude and Fugue in B flat minor, Op.87 no.16
Shostakovich, Prelude and Fugue in A flat major, Op.87 no.17
Shostakovich, Prelude and Fugue in F minor, Op.87 no.18
Shostakovich, Prelude and Fugue in E flat major, Op.87 no.19
Gusztáv Fenyő, Piano
Wed 9 May at 19:30

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts: Bourgie Hall, Montreal

Carte blanche to Serhiy Salov
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Brahms, Piano Trio no. 1 in B major, Op.8
Shostakovich, Piano Quintet in G minor, Op.57
Serhiy Salov, Piano
Yukari Cousineau, Viola
Nancy Ricard, Violin
Elvira Misbakhova, Violin
Christopher Best, Cello
Wed 9 May at 19:30

Fundación Juan March, Madrid

Ciclos de Miércoles: El último Britten. El cuarteto como testamento
Haydn, String Quartet no. 68 in D minor, Op.103, Hob III:83
Britten, String Quartet no. 3, Op.94
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 15 in E flat minor, Op.144
Danel Quartet, Quartet
May 10, 11, 13

Auditorium di Milano Fondazione Cariplo, Milan

Prokofiev, Shostakovich
Prokofiev, Sinfonietta in A major (rev), Op.48
Prokofiev, Piano Concerto no. 3 in C major, Op.26
Shostakovich, Chamber Symphony in C minor (arr. Rudolf Barshai), Op.110a
Conrad Tao, Piano
Vladimir Fedoseyev, Conductor
Thu 10 May at 19:30

Wigmore Hall, London

Pavel Haas Quartet
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 7 in F sharp minor, Op.108
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 8 in C minor "Malinconia", Op.110
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 2 in A major, Op.68
Pavel Haas Quartet
Thu 10 May at 20:00

Kulturpalast Dresden, Dresden

Königliche Kapelle Kopenhagen – Haenchen – Vogler
Nielsen, Maskarade Overture
Shostakovich, Cello Concerto no. 2 in G major, Op.126
Brahms, Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op.68
The Royal Danish Orchestra
Hartmut Haenchen, Conductor
Jan Vogler, Cello
Fri 11 May at 19:30

Teatro Auditorio San Lorenzo de El Escorial, San Lorenzo de El Escorial

Shostakovich
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 7 in C major, "Leningrad" Op.60
Orquesta Sinfónica de RTVE
Fri 11 May at 20:00

Komische Oper Berlin, Berlin

© Kevin Westenberg
Symphony concert 6: Kristjan Järvi and Nicola Benedetti
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Pärt, Swansong
Shostakovich, Violin Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.77 or Op.99
Williams, Film music from Schindler's List
Weill, Johnny Johnson, Suite
Järvi, Kristjan (b. 1972), Babylon – Hot House Berlin
Orchester der Komischen Oper Berlin
Kristjan Järvi, Conductor
Nicola Benedetti, Violin
Fri 11 May at 19:30

National Concert Hall, Dublin

A Hero’s Life
Shostakovich, Festive Overture in A major for orchestra, Op.96
Shostakovich, Cello Concerto no. 1 in E flat major, Op.107
Strauss R., Ein Heldenleben (A Hero's Life), Op.40
Narek Hakhnazaryan, Cello
RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra
Christian Vasquez, Conductor
Sat 12 May at 19:30

St Michael's Without, Bath

Gould Piano Trio
Haydn, Piano Trio no. 18 in A major, Hob XV:5
Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 2 in E minor, Op.67
Schubert, Piano Trio in B flat major, D.28
Gould Piano Trio
Sat 12 May at 19:30

Strode College: Strode Theatre, Glastonbury

Hilary Suckling performs Beethoven's Piano Concerto No 4
Nicolai, The Merry Wives of Windsor: Overture
Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, Op.58
Shostakovich, Festive Overture in A major for orchestra, Op.96
Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin
Tchaikovsky, Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture
Hilary Suckling, Piano
Hitoshi Suzuki, Conductor
Mid Somerset Orchestra
Sun 13 May at 19:30

St Michael's Without, Bath

Gould Piano Trio
Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 1 in C minor, Op.8
Mendelssohn, Piano Trio no. 2 in C minor, Op.66
Schubert, Piano Trio no. 2 in E flat major, D.929
Gould Piano Trio
Sun 13 May at 20:00

Schloss Wackerbarth, Dresden

Violinrezital Anush Nikogosyan
Beethoven, Violin Sonata no. 5 in F major "Fruhling (Spring)", Op.24
Schumann, Fantasiestücke, Op.73
Shostakovich, Prelude in C sharp minor, Op.34 no.10
Shostakovich, Prelude in D flat major, Op.34 no.15
Shostakovich, Prelude in B flat minor, Op.34 no.16
Shostakovich, Prelude in D minor, Op.34 no.24
Babadjanian, Violin Sonata in B flat minor
Anush Nikogosian, Violin
Vag Papian, Piano
Mon 14 May at 19:15

Crucible Theatre, The Studio, Sheffield

Sheffield Chamber Music Concert - The Art of Fugue
Bach, Die Kunst der Fuge (The Art of Fugue), BWV1080
Beethoven, Grosse Fuge - fugue for string quartet in B flat major, Op.133
Mozart, Adagio and Fugue for Strings in C minor, K546
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 3 in F major, Op.73
Ensemble 360
Tue 15 May at 19:30

Concert Hall Reading, Reading

Classical Music Alive in Reading
Bach, Die Kunst der Fuge (The Art of Fugue), BWV1080
Mozart, Adagio and Fugue for Strings in C minor, K546
Shostakovich, String Quartet No. 8 in C minor "Malinconia", Op.110
Mendelssohn, Fugue in E flat major, Op.81 no.4
Beethoven, Grosse Fuge - fugue for string quartet in B flat major, Op.133
Brodsky Quartet
Tue 15 May at 20:00

Kulturpalast Dresden, Dresden

Mischa Maisky zum 70. Geburtstag
Rachmaninov, Piano Trio no. 1 in G minor "Trio Élégiaque"
Shostakovich, Cello Sonata in D minor, Op.40
Rachmaninov, Romanzen für Violoncello und Klavier
Shostakovich, Piano Trio no. 2 in E minor, Op.67
Mischa Maisky, Cello
Sascha Maisky, Violin
Lily Maisky, Piano
May 16, 17, 18

Musikverein: Großer Saal, Vienna

Beethoven & Schostakowitsch
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Beethoven, Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat major "Emperor", Op.73
Shostakovich, Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47
Manfred Honeck, Conductor
Igor Levit, Piano
Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Wed 16 May at 19:30

Cadogan Hall, London

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English Chamber Orchestra with Michael Collins
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Prokofiev, Violin Concerto no. 1 in D major, Op.19
Shostakovich, Piano Concerto no. 2 in F major, Op.102
Tchaikovsky, Symphony no. 4 in F minor, Op.36
Mihai Ritivoiu, Piano
Michael Foyle, Violin
Michael Collins, Conductor
English Chamber Orchestra
Wed 16 May at 19:30

Royal College of Music: Britten Theatre, London

Russian Chamber Music: Dance & Turbulence
Russian Chamber Music: Dance & Turbulence
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Weinberg, Aria for string quartet, Op.9
Prokofiev, Quintet in G minor, Op.39
Prokofiev, String Quartet no. 2 in F major, Op.92
Shostakovich, Spanish Songs for (mezzo)soprano and piano, Op.100
Weinberg, String Quartet no.3, Op.14
Wed 16 May at 20:00
Prague Spring Festival

Rudolfinum: Dvořák Hall, Prague

© Julian Rachlin
Julian Rachlin & Itamar Golan
Beethoven, Violin Sonata no. 6 in A major, Op.30 no.1
Shostakovich, Sonata for viola and piano, Op.147
Dvořák, Romantic pieces for violin and piano, Op.75
Brahms, Violin Sonata no. 3 in D minor, Op.108
Julian Rachlin, Violin
Itamar Golan, Piano