Bychkov, Semyon

March 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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ViennaParsifalNeue Produktion

Wagner: Parsifal
Semyon Bychkov; Alvis Hermanis; Vienna State Opera; Ieva Jurjane; Nina Stemme; Christopher Ventris; Gerald Finley

PraguePoulenc, Tchaikovsky

Poulenc, Tchaikovsky
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Semyon Bychkov; Katia Labèque; Marielle Labèque


Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Semyon Bychkov; Jean-Yves Thibaudet

LondonMahler's Fifth Symphony

Britten, Mahler
London Symphony Orchestra; Semyon Bychkov; Janine Jansen
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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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A blazing tour through Russian Romanticism

Semyon Bychkov brought out the best in the BBC Symphony Orchestra in the latest concert of his Tchaikovsky project.
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