Bychkov, Semyon

June 2017
Evening performance
Matinee performance
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Sincerity itself: Semyon Bychkov on Tchaikovsky

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. 
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Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Semyon Bychkov; Jean-Yves Thibaudet

LondonMahler's Symphony no. 2 "Resurrection"

Mahler: Symphony no. 2 in C minor 'Resurrection'
Academy Symphony Orchestra; Semyon Bychkov; Carrie-Ann Williams; Marvic Monreal

LondonProm 29

Mussorgsky: Khovanshchina
Semyon Bychkov; Paul Curran; Ante Jerkunica; Christopher Ventris; Vsevolod Grivnov; Elena Maximova

LondonProm 63

Taneyev, Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky
BBC Symphony Orchestra; Semyon Bychkov; Kirill Gerstein
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Shades of heroism at Berlin's Philharmonie

Semyon Bychkov, the Berliner Philharmoniker and Gautier Capuçon present an outstanding programme exploring the different sides of musical heroism
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A fresh and enlightening approach to Tchaikovsky

Semyon Bychkov and Yefim Bronfman try to bring new relevance to Tchaikovsky's music.
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Powerful Mahler 5 from the Royal Concertgebouw

The Washington Performing Arts celebrates its 50th anniversary this year – cause for celebration indeed – and its opening concert showcased one of the world’s finest orchestras, the Royal Concertgebouw, under the baton of Semyon Bychkov.
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Beloved Friend: a provocative Pathétique

“Beloved Friend” is the term Tchaikovsky used to address Nadezhda in his letters, and it is the title Semyon Bychkov has given to his Tchaikovsky series, of which this concert with the BBCSO closed the Barbican leg.
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