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Bychkov, Semyon

November 2018
Evening performance
Matinee performance
© Sheila Rock
© Sheila Rock

Sincerity itself: Semyon Bychkov on Tchaikovsky

Semyon Bychkov © Musacchio Ianniello
Tchaikovsky has a special place in the heart of Russians. Semyon Bychkov caught the bug at an early age. In an interview, he reflects on what Tchaikovsky means to him, and the man behind the notes. 

Beloved Friend: a long-term relationship with Tchaikovsky

Semyon Bychkov © Chris Christodoulou
Conductor Semyon Bychkov has had a long relationship with Tchaikovsky’s music and “Beloved Friend” is the title chosen for his series which travels to New York this January for a series of concerts and related events with the NY Philharmonic spanning three weeks.
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AmsterdamRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra: Christmas Matinee

© Renske Vrolijk
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra; Semyon Bychkov; Nationaal Kinderkoor

PragueGlanert, Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky

Glanert, Stravinsky, Tchaikovsky
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Semyon Bychkov; Josef Špaček jr

BrugesDvořák’s popular ode to the New World

Dvořák, Tchaikovsky
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Semyon Bychkov

HamburgTschechische Philharmonie - Romantik im Blut

© Holger Hage
Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Semyon Bychkov; Jan Lisiecki
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Bychkov and the Czech Phil explore the limits of Mahler 2

Semyon Bychkov conducts the Czech Philharmonic © Stefan Cohen
Semyon Bychkov and the Czech Philharmonic's performance of Mahler's “Resurrection” Symphony properly revealed the tensions between intensity and stillness, resistance and fragility. 
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A fresh start for the Czech Philharmonic

Semyon Bychkov conducts the Czech Philharmonic © Petr Kadlec
Mahler's Resurrection Symphony provides both a thrilling opener and apt metaphor for the orchestra's new era under Chief Conductor Semyon Bychkov.
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Prom 65: Bychkov shines in Berio’s '60’s fantasy

Semyon Bychkov © Chris Christodoulou
Semyon Bychkov’s Prom appearances are always fascinating experiences and this was no different, with the BBC Symphony Orchestra on tremendous form. 
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New York Philharmonic start out routinely and end exceptionally

Semyon Bychkov © Chris Christodoulou
Semyon Bychkov lead the New York Philharmonic in an outstanding rendition of Shostakovich’s Fifth Symphony.
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