17 January 2008, 7.30pm.

Royal Festival Hall, London
(
www.philharmonia.co.uk)

Philharmonia Orchestra / Vladimir Ashkenazy
Evgeny Kissin, piano

Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1, 'Classical
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 2
Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'u faune
Roussel : Bacchus et Ariane, Suite No. 2

20 January 2008, 11.30.

Wigmore Hall, London
(
www.wigmore-hall.org.uk)

Boris Giltburg, piano

J.S. Bach, arr. Busoni: Chaconne, Partita No. 2 in D minor
Schumann: Davidsbündlertanz
Prokofiev: Sonata No. 3

22 January 2008, 7.30pm.

Symphony Hall, Birmingham
(
www.philharmonia.co.uk)

Philharmonia Orchestra / Vladimir Ashkenazy
Evgeny Kissin, piano

Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'u faune
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3
Roussel : Bacchus et Ariane, Suite No. 2
Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition

24 January 2008, 7.30pm.

Royal Festival Hall, London
(
www.philharmonia.co.uk)

Philharmonia Orchestra / Vladimir Ashkenazy
Evgeny Kissin, piano

Roussel : Bacchus et Ariane, Suite No. 2
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3
Prokofiev : Symphony No. 6

24 January 2008, 7.30pm. Queen's Hall, Edinburgh
25 January 2008, 7.30pm. City Halls, Glasgow
26 January 2008, 7.30pm. Music Hall, Aberdeen
(
www.sco.org.uk)

Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Olli Mustonen, piano

Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1, 'Classical'
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3
Mozart: Symphony No. 39

30 January 2008, 7.30pm.

Royal Festival Hall, London
(
www.lpo.co.uk)

London Philharmonic Orchestra / Vladimir Jurowski
Benedetto Lupo, piano

Turnage: Evening Songs
Ravel: Piano Concerto in G
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5

17 February 2008, 7.30pm.

Theatre Royal, Bath
(01225 448844)

John Lill, piano
Mozart: Sonata No. 12 in F
Schumann: Faschingsschwank aus Wien
Prokofiev: Toccata Op. 11
Brahms: 3 Intermezzi Op. 117
Beethoven: Sonata No. 23, 'Appassionata'

21 February 2008, 7.30pm.

Symphony Hall, Birmingham
(
www.cbso.co.uk)

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Kazushi Ono
Christopher Yates, viola
Eduardo Vassallo, cello

Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 3
Strauss: Don Quixote

23 February 2008, 7.30pm.

Barbican Hall, London
(
www.barbican.org.uk)

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Valery Gergiev
Yefim Bronfman, piano

Verdi: Overture, La forza del destino
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 2
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 Pathetique

24 February 2008, 7.30pm.

Barbican Hall, London
(
www.lso.co.uk)

London Symphony Orchestra / Yuri Temirkanov
Syaka Shoji, violin
Sergey Leiferkus, bass
Gentlemen of the London Symphony Chorus

Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 1
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 13

2 March 2008, 7.30pm.

Barbican Hall, London
(
www.lso.co.uk)

London Symphony Orchestra / Xian Zhang
Anna Stéphany, mezzo-soprano
London Symphony Chorus

Alexander Nevsky
(Prokofiev's score for Alexander Nevsky performed live to the film)

4 March 2008, 7.30pm.

Wigmore Hall, London
(
www.wigmore-hall.org.uk)

Simon Trpceski, piano

Chopin: Sonata No. 2
Debussy: Children's Corner Suite
Prokofiev: Tales of an Old Grandmother
Prokofiev: Toccata Op. 11
Prokofiev: Sonata No. 7

4 March 2008, 7.45pm.

The Anvil, Basingstoke
(01256 844244)

Ralph Kirshbaum, cello
Peter Jablonski, piano

Debussy: Sonata for cello and piano in D minor
Prokofiev: Sonata for cello and piano in C major
Rakhmaninov, arr. Brandukov: Vocalise
Shostakovich: Sonata for cello and piano in D minor

30 March 2008, 7.30pm.

Barbican Hall, London
(
www.lso.co.uk)

London Symphony Orchestra / Daniel Harding
Viktoria Mullova, violin
Susan Gritton, soprano;
Sarah Connolly, alto;
Mark Padmore, tenor

London Symphony Chorus
Tiffin Boys' Choir

Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2
Britten: Spring Symphony

12 April 2008, 7.30pm.

Leeds Town Hall, Leeds
(0113 224 3801)

Orchestra of Opera North / Frédéric Chaslin
Evgenia Rubinova, piano

Shostakovich: Festive Overture
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 1
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5

24 April 2008, 7.30pm.

Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham
(
www.rpo.co.uk)

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / Leonard Slatkin
So-Ock Kim, violin
Ladies of Brighton Festival Chorus

Elgar: Cockaigne Overture
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2
Holst: The Planets

7 May 2008.

Royal Academy of Music, London
(
www.ram.ac.uk)

8 May 2008.

Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, Cardiff
(
www.rwcmd.ac.uk)

Boris Berman will present all-Prokofiev piano recitals in connection with the publication of his book 'Prokofiev's Piano Sonatas' (Yale University Press).

8 May 2008, 7.45pm.

The Anvil, Basingstoke
(01256 844244)

Russian State Symphony Orchestra / Mark Gorenstein
Dmitri Alexeev, piano

Prokofiev: Suite from Love for Three Oranges
Skriabin: Piano Concerto
Rakhmaninov: Symphony No. 2

10 May 2008, 7.30pm.

Leeds Town Hall, Leeds
(0113 224 3801)

Russian State Symphony Orchestra / Mark Gorenstein
Dmitri Alexeev, piano

Musorgsky: Night on the Bare Mountain
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 2
Tchaikovsky: The Seasons (excerpts)
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 9

10 May 2008.

Goldsmiths, University of London
(
www.sprkfv.net / www.rma.ac.uk)

Study day organised by the Serge Prokofiev Archive and the Royal Musical Association. Papers will be given by postgraduate students, and a guest lecture by Professor Simon Morrison, Princeton University. Full programme to follow.

17 May 2008, 7.30pm.

Leeds Town Hall, Leeds
(0113 224 3801)

BBC Philharmonic Orchestra / Simon Wright
Leeds Festival Chorus
Leeds Philharmonic Chorus
Sara Fulgoni, mezzo-soprano

Elgar: The Music Makers
Prokofiev: Alexander Nevsky

17 May 2008, 7.30pm.

Royal Festival Hall, London
(
www.philharmonia.co.uk)

Philharmonia Orchestra / Tugan Sokhiev
Emanuel Ax, piano

Debussy: Pelleas et Melisande, concert suite
Chopin : Piano Concerto No. 2
Prokofiev : Symphony No. 5

6 and 12 June 2008, 7.15pm.

Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff

19 June 2008, 7.15pm.

Birmingham Hippodrome.
(
www.wno.org.uk)

Welsh National Opera / Carlo Rizzi
Enkelejda Shkosa

Errollyn Wallen: Carbon 12 - A Choral Symphony (World première)
Prokofiev: Alexander Nevsky

13 June 2008, 7.30pm.

Royal Festival Hall, London
(
www.lpo.org.uk)

London Philharmonic Orchestra
Conductors from The International Conductors' Academy of the Allianz Cultural Foundation
Yossif Ivanov, violin

Ravel: Mother Goose
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 1
Stravinsky: Symphony in C

 

18 JANUARY 2008