11, 12, 16-19 February 2005
7:30 p.m., 19th at 2:00 p.m. Capitol Theatre, Salt Lake City, UT
(www.balletwest.org)

Ballet West
Ben Stevenson, choreographer

Prokofiev: Cinderella

17, 18 February 2005
time and location tba
(www.knoxvillesymphony.com) (865.546.3766)

Knoxville Symphony; Knoxville, TN
Lucas Richman, conductor
Robert Thies, piano

Berlioz: Overture to Beatrice and Benedict
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto no.2
Prokofiev: selections from Romeo and Juliet

17, 18, 20 February 2005
8:00 p.m., 20th at 2:00. Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore, MD
(www.baltimoresymphony.org)
19 February 2005
8:00 p.m. Music Center at Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD
(www.bsoatstrathmore.org)

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Marin Alsop, conductor
Hilary Hahn, violin

Copland: Fanfare for the Common Man
Tower: Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto no.1
Brahms: Symphony no.3

18-27 February 2005
8:00 p.m., Sunday at 2:00 p.m.
Rose Blumkin Performing Arts Center, Omaha, NE

(www.otcyp.org/dance) (402.345.4849)

Omaha Theatre Ballet
Robin Welch, choreographer

Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet

19, 20 February 2005
19th at 8:00, 20th at 3:00 p.m. Century II Concert Hall, Wichita, KS
(www.wso.org) (316.267.7658)

Wichita Symphony
Andrew Sewell, conductor
Amy Goeser Kolb, oboe

Weber: Oberon Overture
Mozart: Oboe Concerto, K.314
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet Suites 1 and 2 (excerpts)

10 March 2005
8:00 p.m., Bergen PAC; Englewood, NJ
11 March 2005
8:00 p.m., Richardson Auditorium; Princeton, NJ
12 March 2005
8:00 p.m., Count Basie Theatre, Red Bank, NJ
13 March 2005
3:00 p.m., Community Theatre, Morristown, NJ
15 March 200
1:30 p.m., NJPAC-Prudential Hall; Newark, NJ
(www.njsymphony.org) (800.ALLEGRO)

New Jersey Symphony Orchestra
Keri-Lynn Wilson, conductor;
Gary Graffman, piano

Mendelssohn: The Herbrides Overture, "Fingal's Cave"
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto no.4 (for the left hand)
Brahms: Serenade no.1 in D

10, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20 March 2005
7:30 p.m., 13th, 19th, 20th at 2:00 p.m.
Wortham Theatre Center, Houston, TX

(www.houston ballet.org)

Houston Ballet
Ben Stevenson, choreographer

Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet

10-12 March 2005
10th at 7:30 p.m., 11th at 11:00 a.m., 12th at 8:00 p.m.
Music Hall, Cincinnati, OH

(www.cincinnatisymphony.org) (513.381.3300)

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
Paavo Jrvi, conductor
Baiba Skride, violin

Kevin Puts: Network
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2 in G Minor
Dvorak: Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, From the New World

11, 12 March 2005
7:30 p.m. Koger Center for the Arts, Columbia, SC
(www.columbiacityballet.com) (803.251.2222)

Columbia City Ballet

Prokofiev: Cinderella

13 March 2005
8:30 p.m. Weill Recital Hall, New York City, NY
(www.carnegiehall.org) (212.247.7800)

Levon Ambartsumian, violin
Anatoly Sheludyakov, piano

Bartk: Sonata for Violin and Piano (1903)
Prokofiev: Sonata for Violin and Piano no.2, op.94a
Debussy: La plus que lente, Valse, Claire de Lune
Copland: Nocturne, Ukelele Serenade
Shchedrin: In the Style of Albeniz, Humoresque
Piazzolla: Grand Tango

18 March 2005
8:00 p.m. Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, CA
(www.laphilharmonic.org) (323.850.2000)

Los Angeles Philharmonic
David Zinman, conductor
Truls Mrk, cello
John de Lancie, writer/director

"First Nights: Prokofiev"
Prokofiev: Sinfonia concertante

18-20 March 2005
18th at 7:00 p.m., 19th at 2:00 p.m., 20th at 3:00 p.m.
DECC Auditorium, Duluth, MN

(www.minnesotaballet.org) (218.529.3742)

Minnesota Ballet, Duluth, MN

Prokofiev: Cinderella

19-20 March 2005
19th at 8:00 p.m. 20th at 2:00 p.m.
Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, CA

(www.laphilharmonic.org) (323.850.2000)

Los Angeles Philharmonic

David Zinman, conductor
Truls Mrk, cello

Liadov: Kikimora
Prokofiev: Sinfonia concertante
Chaikovsky: Symphony No. 2, "Little Russian"

19, 20 March 2005

19th at 8:00 p.m., 20th at 3:00 p.m.
Arlington Theatre, Santa Barbara, CA

(www.thesymphony.org) (805.898.9626)

Santa Barbara Symphony
Daniel Hege, conductor
Andrew Radford, bassoon

Prokofiev: Symphony no.1, "Classical"
Mozart: Bassoon Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony no.3, "Eroica"

26 March 2005
8:00 p.m., Hayes Hall for the Arts; Naples, FL
(www.thephil.org) (239.597.1900)

The Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, conductor

Program not yet announced

28 March 2005
8:00 p.m., Broward Center for Performing Arts; Ft. Lauderdale, FL
(www.browardcenter.org) (800.279.4444)

The Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, conductor;
Daria Rabotkina, piano

Chaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto no.1
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio espagnol
Musorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition

29 March 2005
7:30 p.m. Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre, Orlando, FL
(www.orlandocentroplex.com) (800.279.4444)

The Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, conductor;
Leonidas Kavakos, violin

Musorgsky: Introduction to Kovanshchina
Prokofiev: Symphony no.2
Sibelius: Violin Concerto
Borodin: Symphony no.2

31 March , 1-3 April 2005
31st at 7:30 p.m., 1st and 2nd at 8:00 p.m., 3rd at 2:00 p.m.
Benaroya Hall, Seattle, WA

(www.seattlesymphony.org) (206.215.4747)

Seattle Symphony Orchestra
Matthias Bamert, conductor
Akiko Suwanai, violin

Glinka: Overture to Russlan and Lyudmila
Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto
Prokofiev: excerpts from Romeo and Juliet

1, 2 April 2005
8:00 p.m. William H. Mortenson Hall, Hartford, CT
(www.hartfordsymphony.org)

Hartford Symphony Orchestra
Edward Cumming, conductor; Ryo Yanagitani, piano

Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3
Nielsen: Symphony No. 4, "The Inextinguishable"

2 April 2005
8:00 p.m., George Mason University Center for the Arts; Fairfax, VA
(www.gmu.edu/cfa) (703.993.8888)

The Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, conductor;
Yefim Bronfman, piano

Chaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto no.1
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio espagnol
Musorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition

2 April 2005
8:00 p.m. Adler Theatre, Davenport, IA
3 April 2005
8:00 p.m. Centennial Hall, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL
(www.qcsymphony.com) (563.322.0931)

Quad City Symphony Orchestra
Donald Schleicher, conductor
Horacio Gutierrez, piano

McTee: Circuits
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto no.3
Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique

3 April 2005
2:00 P.M., Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts; Philadelphia, PA
(www.kimmelcenter.org) (215.893.1999)

The Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, conductor;
Leonidas Kavakos, violin

Musorgsky: Introduction to Kovanshchina
Prokofiev: Symphony no.2
Sibelius: Violin Concerto
Borodin: Symphony no.2

2 April 2005
7:30 p.m. Mahaffey Theatre, St. Petersburg, FL
3 April 2005
7:30 p.m. Ruth Eckrd Hall, Clearwater, FL
4 April 2005
7:30 p.m. Carol Morsani Hall, Tampa Bay, FL
(www.floridaorchestra.org) (813.286.2403)

The Florida Symphony
Jaja Ling, conductor
Arnaldo Cohen, piano

Mendelssohn: The Herbrides Overture (Fingal's Cave)
Grieg: Piano Concerto
Prokofiev: Symphony no.5

4 April 2005
8:00 p.m. Carnegie Hall, New York City, NY
(www.carnegiehall.org) (212.247.7800)

The Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano

Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto no.1
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio espagnole
Musorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition

5 April 2005
8:00 p.m. Carnegie Hall, New York City, NY
(www.carnegiehall.org) (212.247.7800)

The Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, conductor
Leonidas Kavaqkos, violin

Musorgsky: Prelude to Khovanshchina
Prokofiev: Symphony no.2
Sibelius: Violin Concerto no.2
Borodin: Symphony no.2

7-9 April 2005
Princeton University Department of Dance; Princeton, NJ
8:00 p.m., Berlind Theatre

(www.mccarter.org) (609.258.ARTS)

Prokofiev: Le Pas d'acier

(world premier of the original Yaklulov-Prokofiev version, reconstructed by Lesley-Ann Sayers and Millicent Hodgson)

8-10 April 2005
8:00 p.m., 10th at 2:30 p.m. Chrysler Hall, Norfolk, VA
(www.virginiasymphony.org) (757.892.6366)

Virginia Symphony
JoAnn Falletta, conductor
Horacio Gutierrez, piano

Tchaikovsky: Polonaise from Yevgeny Onegin
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto no.3
Rachmaninoff: Symphony no.3

9 April 2005
8:00 p.m., Zellerbach Hall; Berkeley, CA
(www.calperfs.berkeley.edu) (510.642.9988)

The Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, conductor;
Daria Rabotkina, piano

Borodin: In Central Asia
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto no.1
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio espagnol
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade

7, 9, 10 April 2005
8:00 p.m., Sunday at 3:00 p.m., Severance Hall; Cleveland, OH
(www.clevelandorch.com) (800.686.1141)

Cleveland Orchestra
Matthias Bamert, conductor;
Mary Kay Fink, piccolo

Prokofiev: Lt. Kij Suite
Broughton: Piccolo Concerto
Sibelius: Symphony no.2

11 April 2005
8:00 p.m., Jackson Hall, Mondavi Center; Davis, CA
(www.mondaviarts.org) (530.754.5000)

The Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, conductor;
Leonidas Kavakos, violin

Musorgsky: Prelude to Khovanshchina
Prokofiev: Symphony no.2
Sibelius: Violin Concerto no.2
Borodin: Symphony no.2

12 April 2005
8:00 p.m., Walt Disney Concert Hall; Los Angeles, CA
(www.laphil.com) (323.850.2000)

The Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, conductor;
Leonidas Kavakos, violin

Musorgsky: Prelude to Khovanshchina
Prokofiev: Symphony no.2
Sibelius: Violin Concerto no.2
Borodin: Symphony no.2

15 April 2005
8:00 p.m., McCallum Theatre; Palm Springs, CA
(www.psfp.org) (760.341.1013)

The Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, conductor;
Daria Rabotkina, piano

Chaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto no.1
Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio espagnol
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade

16 April 2005
8:00 p.m., Copley Symphony Hall; San Diego, CA
(www.sandiegosymphony.com)(619.235.0804)

The Kirov Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, conductor;
Leonidas Kavakos, violin

Musorgsky: Prelude to Khovanshchina
Prokofiev: Symphony no.2
Sibelius: Violin Concerto no.2
Borodin: Symphony no.2

13-17 April 2005
8:00 p.m., 16th also at 2:, 17th at 1:00 p.m.
JFK Center for Performing Arts, Washington D.C.

(www.kennedy-center.org) (202.467.4600)

The Washington Ballet
Septime Webre, choreographer

Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet

21, 23 April 2005
21st at 7:30 p.m., 23rd at 8:00 p.m. Orpheum Theatre, New Orleans, LA
(www.lpomusic.com) (504.523.6530)

Louisiana Philharmonic
Edwin Outwater, conductor
Caitlin Tully, violin

Mozart: Overture to the Marriage of Fiagro
Brahms: Violin Concerto
Prokofiev: Symphony no.5

27-30 April 2005
27th and 28th at 7:30 p.m., 29th and 30th at 8:00 p.m.
Avery Fischer Hall

(www.newyorkphilharmonic.org) (212.875.5656)

New York Philharmonic Orchestra
Mstislav Rostropovich, conductor
Martha Argerich, piano

Shostakovich: Festive Overture
Shostakovich: Piano Concerto no.1
Prokofiev: Piano Concert no.1
Prokofiev: Symphony no.7

29, 30 April 2005
8:00 p.m. Jackson Hall, Nashville, TN
(www.nashvillesymphony.org) (615.783.1212)

Nashville Symphony Orchestra
Giancarlo Guerrero, conductor
Olga Kern, piano

Jennifer Higdon: Machine
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto no.2
Prokofiev: Symphony no.5

30 April-8 May 2005
30th, 3rd, 5th, 6th, 7th at 8:00 p.m., 1st, 8th at 2:00 p.m.,
4th at 7:30 p.m., 7th also at 1:00 p.m.
War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco, CA

(www.sfballet.org) (415.865.2000)

San Francisco Ballet
Helgi Tomasson, choreographer

Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet

6-7 May 2005
8:00 p.m, 7th also at 2:00 p.m.
E.J. Thomas Performing Arts Hall, Akron, OH

14 May 2005
1:30 and 7:30 p.m. Edward W. Powers Auditorium, Youngstown, OH
20,21 May 2005
8:00 p.m. & 21st also at 2:00 p.m. Playhouse Square Theatre, Cleveland, OH
(www.ohioballet.org) (330.972.7900)

Ohio Ballet
Victoria Morgan, choreographer

Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf
(with: Hi Jinks, Le Grand Pas Classique, and The Mazurkas)

7-9 May 2005
7th and 9th at 8:00 p.m., 8th at 2:30 p.m. Jones Hall, Houston, TX
(www.houstonsymphony.org) (713.224.7575)

Houston Symphony Orchestra and Chorus; mezzosoprano tba
Hans Graf, conductor

Prokofiev: Alexander Nevsky with Eisenstein's film

20-22 May 2005
time tba, Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre, Orlando, FL
(www.orlandoballet.org) (407.426.1739)

Orlando Ballet
Peter Stark, choreographer

Prokofiev: Cinderella

20, 21 May 2005
8:00 p.m., Orpheum Theater; Omaha, NE
(www.omahasymphony.org) (402.444.4750)

Omaha Symphony Orchestra
Victor Yampolsky, conductor;
Alexander Korsantia, piano

Shostakovich: Festival Orchestra
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto no.3
Rachmaninoff: Symphony no.2

21 May 2005
time and location tba
(www.lakeerieballet.com) (814.871.4356)

Lake Erie Ballet

Prokofiev: Cinderella

2, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11, 12 June 2005
2, 4, 9, 10, 11 at 8:00 p.m., 4th also at 12:00 p.m.,
5th, 11th and 12th at 2:00 p.m.
Academy of Music, Philadelphia, PA

(www.paballet.org) (215.893.1999)

Pennsylvania Ballet
John Cranko, choreographer

Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet

9 June 2005
8:00 p.m. Music Center at Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD
(www.bsoatstrathmore.org)

10-12 June 2005
10 and 11 at 8:00 p.m., 12th at 3:00 p.m. Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall
(www.baltimoresymphony.org)

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Yuri Temirkanov, conductor

Haydn: Symphony No. 100, "Military"
Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Overture
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 7