19 January 2008, 8:00pm.

Alex Theater, Glendale, California

20 January 2008, 7:00pm.

Royce Hall, University of California, Los Angeles
(
www.laco.org)

Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra
Jeffrey Kahane, conductor
Chee-Yun , violin

Rautavaara: Divertimento for Strings
Shostakovich/Barshai: Chamber Symphony, Op. 83A
Enesco: Two Intermezzos for Strings
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2 in G minor

27 January 2008, 2:00pm.

Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall, New York
(
www.carnegiehall.org)

Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra
Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor
John Lithgow, narrator

Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf

5 February 2008, 8:00pm.

Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall, New York
(
www.carnegiehall.org)

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Mariss Jansons, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano

Otto Ketting: De aankomst ("The Arrival")
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

6 February 2008, 8:00pm.

Perelman Theater, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
(
www.kimmelcenter.org)

Philadelphia Chamber Music Society
Joan Kwuon, violin
André Previn, piano

Brahms: Violin Sonata in A Major, Op. 100
Prokofiev: Violin Sonata in D Major, Op. 94
Beethoven: Violin Sonata in G Major, Op. 96

7, 9 and 12 February 2008, 8:00pm
8 February 2008, 1:30pm

Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts
(
www.bso.org)

Boston Symphony Orchestra
Charles Dutoit, conductor
Viviane Hagner, violin
Ann Hobson Pilot, harp
Randall Hodgkinson, piano
Mark Kroll, harpsichord
James David Christie, organ

Martin: Petite symphonie concertante, for harp, piano, harpsichord, and double string orchestra
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 1
Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3, Organ

14 February 2008, 7:00pm
15 February 2008, 8:00p
16 February 2008, 2:00pm and 8:00pm
17 February 2008, 2:00 pm and 7:00pm
28 February 2008, 7:00pm
29 February 2008, 8:00pm
1 March 2008, 2:00pm and 8:00pm
2 March 2008, 2:00pm

Wang Theater, Boston, Massachusetts
(
www.bostonballet.org)

Boston Ballet
John Cranko, choreographer

Prokofiev: Romeo and Julie

15 and 16 February 2008, 8:00pm
16 and 17 February 2008, 2:00pm.

Aronoff Center for the Arts, Cincinnati, Ohio
(
www.cincinnatiarts.org)

Cincinnati Ballet

Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet

14 February 2008, 8:00pm.

Silva Concert Hall at the Hult Center for the Performing Arts, Eugene, Oregon
(
www.eugenesymphony.org)

Eugene Symphony
Giancarlo Guerrero, Conductor
Roberto Sierra, Composer-in-residence
James Carter, saxophone

Sierra: Fandangos
Sierra: Concerto for Saxophones
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet

February 21, 2008 at 12:00pm
February 22, 2008 at 10:00am and Noon.

Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio
(
www.clevelandorchestra.com)

Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Damon Gupton, narrator

Dvorák: Serenade for Strings in E major, Op.22, Movement 1
Ibert: Concerto for Flute, Movement 1
Carter: to be announced
Mozart: Sinfonia concertante, K. 297b, Movement 3
Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf

21 February 2008, 1:30pm
22 February 2008, 8:00pm
23 February 2008, 2:30pm

Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
(
www.pittsburghsymphony.org)

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Marin Alsop, conductor
Dame Evelyn Glennie, percussion

Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Overture-fantasy
Corigliano: Concerto for Percussion and Orchestra (World Premiere)
Prokofiev: Suite from Romeo and Juliet

22 February 2008: Brown University, Providence
29 February 2008: Bargemusic, New York
11 April 2008: Catholic University of America, Washington, DC
24 April 2008: Yale University, New Haven
27 April 2008: REDCAT, Los Angeles

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

23 February 2008, 11:00am and 1:30pm.

Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio
(
www.clevelandorchestra.com)

Cleveland Orchestra
Franz Welser-Möst, conductor
Damon Gupton, narrator

Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf

23 February 2008, 8:00pm.

Carnegie Hall, New York
(
www.juilliard.edu)

Juilliard Orchestra
James DePreist, conductor
Pianist TBA

Chen Yi: Ge Xu (antiphony) for orchestra (1994)
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C Major, Op. 26
Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14

29 February and 1 March 2008, 8:00pm
2 March 2008, 2:00pm.

Copley Symphony Hall, San Diego, California
(
www.sandiegosymphony.com)

San Diego Symphony
San Diego Master Chorale
Jahja Ling, conductor
Martin Chalifour, violin

Barber: Adagio for Strings
Corigliano: The Red Violin
Williams: Schindler's List
Prokofiev: Alexander Nevsky Cantata, Op. 78

1 March 2008, 8:00pm.

Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall, New York
(
www.carnegiehall.org)

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Valery Gergiev, Conductor
Yefim Bronfman, Piano

Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 2
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6, "Pathétique"

2 March 2008, 1:00pm and 3:00pm.

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington D.C.
(
www.kennedy-center.org/nso/)

National Symphony Orchestra
Emil de Cou, conductor
Magic Circle Mime Compnay

Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67

4 March 2008 - 8:00pm.

Perelman Theater, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
(
www.kimmelcenter.org)

Philadelphia Chamber Music Society
Leila Josefowicz, violin
John Novacek, piano

Brahms: Scherzo in C minor, Sonatensatz
Prokofiev: Violin Sonata in F minor, Op. 80
Stravinsky: Duo Concertante
Tuur: Conversio (Philadelphia Premiere)
Schubert: Rondo Brilliant in B Minor, D. 895

13 March 2008, 7:00pm
14 and 15 March 2008, 8:00pm.

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington D.C.
(
www.kennedy-center.org/nso/)

National Symphony Orchestra
Hans Graf, conductor
Alban Gerhardt, cello

Rachmaninoff: Excerpts from Études-tableaux, (orchestrated by Respighi)
Prokofiev: Sinfonia concertante for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 125
Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 44

16 March 2008, 7:00pm.

The Grand 1894 Opera House, Galveston, Texas
(
www.galvestonsymphony.org)

Galveston Symphony
Richard W. Pickar, conductor
Ulli Budelmann, narrator

Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Overture, Op. 36
Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf
Schumann: Symphony No. 1 in B-flat (Spring), Op. 38

16 Mar 2008, 2:00pm.

Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, California
(
www.sfsymphony.org)

San Francisco Youth Orchestra
Benjamin Shwartz, conductor

Bartok: Dance Suite
Haydn: Symphony No. 88
Prokofiev: Music from Romeo and Juliet

24 March 2008 - 7:30pm.

Benaroya Hall, Seattle, Washington
(
www.seattlesymphony.org)

Camerata Ireland
Barry Douglas, conductor/piano

Stravinsky: Concerto in D, "Basel Concerto"
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 18 in B-flat major, K. 456, "Paradis"
Prokofiev: Andante for Strings
Haydn: Symphony No. 85 in B-flat major, "La reine

27 March 2008, 7:00pm
28 and 29 March 2008, 8:00pm.

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington D.C.
(
www.kennedy-center.org/nso/)

National Symphony Orchestra
Mark Elder, conductor
Louis Lortie, piano

Stravinsky: Danses concertantes, for chamber orchestra
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 1 in D-flat major, Op. 10
Poulenc: Aubade, concerto chorégraphique (for piano and 18 instruments)
Shostakovich:  Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 54

27 and 31 March 2008, 8:00pm
4 and 8 April 2008, 8:00pm
12 April 2008, 1:30pm.

Metropolitan Opera House, New York
(
www.metoperafamily.org)

Valery Gergiev, conductor

Olga Guryakova, Olga Savova, Larissa Diadkova, Vladimir Galouzine, Nikolai Gassiev, John Hancock, Sergei Aleksashkin

Prokofiev: The Gambler

28 and 29 March 2008, 8:00pm
30 March 30 2008, 2:00pm.

Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles, California
(
www.laphil.org)

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Simon Trpceski, piano

Salonen: Insomnia
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 1 
Berlioz:  Symphonie fantastique

6 April 2008, 2:00pm.

Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall, New York
(
www.carnegiehall.org)

Orchestra of St. Luke's
Bobby McFerrin, conductor
Dominique Labelle, soprano
Nathan Gunn, baritone
Morgan State University Choir
Eric Conway, director

Prokofiev: Symphony No. 1, "Classical"
Ravel: Le Tombeau de Couperin
Bobby McFerrin: A Cappella Improvisations
Fauré: Requiem

6 April 2008, 7:00pm.

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington D.C.
(
www.kennedy-center.org/nso/)

Garrick Ohlsson, piano

Prokofiev: Sonata for Piano No. 2 in D minor, Op. 14
Chopin:  Sonata No. 3 in B minor, Op. 58
Rachmaninoff: Variations on a Theme by Corelli, Op. 42
Scriabin: Etude in F-sharp minor, Op. 8, No. 2
Scriabin: Etude in B minor, Op. 8, No. 3
Scriabin: Poème in F-sharp major, Op. 32, No. 1
Scriabin: Sonata No. 5 in F-sharp major, Op. 53

8 April 2008, 7:30pm.

John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Washington D.C.
(
www.kennedy-center.org/nso/)

Young Concert Artists Series
Benjamin Moser, piano

Schumann: Kinderszenen, Op. 15
Ravel: Gaspard de la nuit for solo piano 
Rachmaninoff:  Three Preludes and an Étude-Tableau
Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No. 7 in B-flat major, Op. 83

12 April 2008, 11:00am.

Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore, Maryland
(
www.baltimoresymphony.org)

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Rheda Becker, narrator
Bob Brown Puppets, host and narrator

Prokofiev: Cinderella

18 April 2008, 8:00pm
20 April 2008, 2:30pm.

Heinz Hall, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
(
www.pittsburghsymphony.org)

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Leonidas Kavakos, violin

Corigliano: Tournaments
Prokofiev: Concerto No. 2 in G minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 63
Elgar: Variations on an Original Theme, Opus 36 "Enigma Variations"

19 April 2008, 7:30pm.

RiverCenter for the Performing Arts, Columbus, Ohio
(
www.csoga.org)

Columbus Symphony Orchestra
George Del Gobbo, conductor
Antonio Pompa-Baldi, Piano

Boyce: Symphony No. 5
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 5 (Emperor)
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5

25 April 2008, 7:30pm
26 April 2008, 8:00pm
27 April 2008, 2:30pm.

Overture Hall, Madison, Wisconsin
(
www.madisonsymphony.org)

Madison Symphony Orchestra
Vladimir Spivakov, conductor
Yefim Bronfman, piano

Shostakovich: Festive Overture
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 3
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 "Pathétique"

25 and 26 April 2008, 8:00pm
27 April 2008, 3:00pm.

Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall, Baltimore, Maryland
(
www.baltimoresymphony.org)

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
Yan Pascal Tortelier, conductor
Yuja Wang, piano

Yardumian: Armenian Suite
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 1
Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique

17 April 2008, 7:30pm
18 April 2008, 8:00pm.

Powell Symphony Hall, Saint Louis, Missouri
(
www.slso.org)

Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar, conductor
Joseph Kalichstein, piano

Lutoslawski: Musique funèbre
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 2
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5

26 April 2008 and 3 May 2008, 11:00am.

Benaroya Hall, Seattle, Washington
(
www.seattlesymphony.org)

Seattle Symphony
Carolyn Kuan, conductor

Prokofiev: Peter and the Wolf

1, 2 and 3 May 2008, 8:00pm.

Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio
(
www.clevelandorchestra.com)

Cleveland Orchestra
Sir Andrew Davis, conductor
Janine Jansen, violin

Bach / Davis: Passacaglia and Fugue in C minor
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2
Franck: Symphony in D minor

2 May 2008, 7:30pm.

Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall, New York
(
www.carnegiehall.org)

Christian Svarfvar, Violin
Anders Kilström, Piano

Sjögren: Poème for Violin and Piano, Op. 40
R. Strauss: Sonata for Violin and Piano in E-flat Major, Op. 18
Sibelius: Humoresque in D Minor, Op. 87, No. 1
Sibelius: Humoresque in D Major, Op. 87, No. 2
Prokofiev: Sonata for Violin and Piano in D Major, Op. 94bis
Sinding: Suite "im alten Stil," Op. 10

2 May 2008, 8:00pm.

Perelman Theater, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
(
www.kimmelcenter.org)

Philadelphia Chamber Music Society
Garrick Ohlsson, piano

Prokofiev: Piano Sonata No. 2, Op. 14
Scriabin: Poem in F-sharp Major, Op. 32
Scriabin: Etude in D-flat Major, Op. 42 No. 1
Scriabin: Etude in F-sharp Minor, Op. 42, No. 2
Scriabin: Etude in C-sharp Minor, Op. 42, No. 5
Scriabin: Piano Sonata No. 10, Op. 65
Dello Joio: Piano Sonata
Rachmaninoff: Etude Tableau in E-flat Minor, Op. 39, No. 5
Rachmaninoff: Prelude in E Major, Op. 32, No. 4
Rachmaninoff: Prelude in D Major, Op. 23, No. 4
Rachmaninoff: Prelude in B-flat Major, Op. 23, No. 2

8, 10, and 13 May 2008, 8:00pm
9 May 2008, 2:00pm.

Verizon Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
(
www.kimmelcenter.org)

Philadelphia Orchestra
Christoph Eschenbach, conductor
Thierry Escaich, organ

Dalbavie: New Work
Escaich: Organ Concerto
Prokofiev: Symphony No. 5

23 May 2008, 10:45am and 8:00pm
24 May 2008, 8:30pm.

Max M. Fisher Music Center, Detroit, Michigan
(
www.detroitsymphony.com)

Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor
Lukas Vondracek, piano

Prokofiev:  Autumnal
Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2
Mussorgsky/Ashkenazy: Pictures at an Exhibition

5 June 2008, 2:00pm
6 June 2008, 6:30pm
7 June 2008, 8:00pm.

Davies Symphony Hall, San Francisco, California
(
www.sfsymphony.org)

San Francisco Symphony
James Gaffigan, Benjamin Shwartz, Ragnar Bohlin, conductors
Alexander Barantschik, violin
San Francisco Symphony Chorus

Mark-Anthony Turnage: Ceres, Juno The Torino Scale (U.S. Premiere)
Poulenc: Figure humaine
Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No.1
Bartok: The Miraculous Mandarin Suite

 

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