NPR subscription series at the Moscow Philharmonic Society

The Moscow Philharmonic Society has started ticket sales for the 2017/2018 Concert Season. The National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia participates annually in various projects of the Philharmonic Society and also carries out its own subscriptions series under the Society's auspices. In the new season the NPR will present two subscription series at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall (Nos. 16-17), the second of which includes matinee concerts for family visits with programmes addressed to the widest audience possible. In addition, the NPR annually takes part in the Philharmonic Society's assorted concert cycles at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, the Great Hall of the Moscow Conservatory and the Rachmaninoff Concert Hall in the "Philharmonia-2" Complex. They include popular subscriptions series devoted to masterpieces of the world musical art, such as «Romantic Сoncerti» (No. 33, No. 97), «Great Piano Concerts» (No. 6, No. 30), «Musical Peaks» (No. 59), and others. Among the participants of these series there are the NPR's Artistic Director and Principal Conductor Vladimir Spivakov, the "Novaya Opera" Chief Conductor Jan Latham-Koenig, Chinese maestro Li Biao, young conductors (including the NPR's trainee group members) rapidly gaining popularity and professional repute – Stanislaw Kochanovsky, Konstantin Khvatynets, Alexander Solovyev, Alexey Vereshchagin, Philipp Chizhevsky. Among the soloists there are world-famous pianists Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Boris Berezovsky, new stars of the Russian performing arts Ekaterina Mechetina, Nikita Borisoglebsky, Sergey Antonov (the partnership of these three musicians counts 10 years, and they will celebrate the anniversary by playing Beethoven's Triple Concerto), Alexander Buzlov, Alexander Ramm, Dmitry Shishkin, Philipp Kopachevsky, Aylen Pritchin, Lukas Geniušas, as well as the winners of the last season television project "Grand Opera" Ksenya Nesterenko and Tigran Ohanyan. Season tickets can be purchased at the box-offices of the Moscow Philharmonic Society and online. Read more...

The closing concert of the VII Moscow Christmas Festival of Sacred Music

January 24, 2017 | Svetlanov Hall of the MIPAC The VII Moscow Christmas Festival of Sacred Music Academical Great Choir «Masters of choral singing» Artistic Director – Lev Kontorovich Soloists: Anna Aglatova, soprano Svetlana Shilova, mezzo-soprano Alexey Nekludov, tenor Oleg Tsybulko, bass Conductor – Vladimir Spivakov  Saint-Saëns. Ave Maria  in G major (1865), arranged by Alexey Strelnikov  Saint-Saëns. Requiem for soloists, choir and orchestra  Saint-Saëns Ave Maria in F major, Op. 145 (1914), arranged by Alexey Strelnikov  Tchaikovsky. Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64 BUY TICKET Read more...

“Masterpieces for All Times” from Ken-David Masur

December 14,  2016 | Svetlanov Hall of the MIPAC "Masterpieces for All Times" Series  No.1 The Great Academic Choir “Masters of Choral Singing” Artistic Director – Lev Kontorovich Soloist– Аlexandra Stychkina, piano Conductor – Ken-David Masur Brahms. Variations on a Theme by Haydn, B-flat major, Op. 56a Brahms. «Nänie», Op. 82, set to F. Schiller's poem Haydn. Piano Concerto in D major  Reger. Variations and Fugue on a theme by Mozart, Op. 132 BUY TICKET Read more...

Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin will be recorded by Vladimir Spivakov and the NPR

On June 16, 2016, Vladimir Spivakov and the National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia start recording the opera "Eugene Onegin" by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. It will be recorded in the Svetlanov Hall of the Moscow International Performing Arts Center during 10 days. World famous singers, leading soloists of the best Russian and European theatres are invited to perform the main roles: Hibla Gerzmava (Tatiana), Vasily Ladyuk (Onegin), Dmitry Korchak (Lensky), Julia Mazurova (Olga), Ekaterina Morozova (Larina), Nikolai Didenko (Gremin), Valery Gilmanov (Zaretsky, Company Commander) etc. The Academic Grand Choir "Masters of Choral Singing" under the direction of People's Artist of Russia Lev Kontorovich are also taking part in the recording. One of the key figures in this series of recordings will be well-known German sound engineer and producer Philipp Nedel, a winner of the Grammy and the ECHO Awards, and a permanent partner of Decca, Deutsche Grammophon, EMI, Sony Music and Onyx. Nedel is known for his successful long-term cooperation with the New York Philharmonic and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra; he has repeatedly worked with Denis Matsuev. The NPR's previous recordings – the Edvard Grieg Album "A Wounded Heart" for Sony Music and album with masterpieces by Stravinsky, Taneyev and Tchaikovsky – were made with the participation of Nedel and his “b-sharp” studio.

“Gems of French music”

April 18, 2016 | The Tchaikovsky Concert Hall "Gems of French music" The National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia The Grand Choir "Masters of Choral Singing" Artistic Director - Lev Kontorovich Soloists: Anna Aglatova, soprano Svetlana Shilova, mezzo-soprano Alexey Neklyudov, tenor Evgeny Stavinsky, bass Anastasia Kobekina, cello Conductor - Vladimir Spivakov Massenet. Ballet Scenes from the opera "Cid" Saint-Saëns. Concerto No. 1 for cello and orchestra in A minor, Op. 33 Saint-Saëns. Requiem, Op. 54 BUY TICKET Read more...

The NPR’s concert will close the Christmas Festival at the Moscow International Performing Arts Center

Moscow International Performing Arts Center Svetlanov Hall | January, 23, 2016 The Closing concert of the VI Christmas Festival of Sacred Music Academic Grand Choir "Masters of Choral Singing" Art director and principal conductor – Lev Kontorovich National Philharmonic Orchestra of Russia Conductor – Vladimir Spivakov Nikolai Golovanov. Sacred choruses a cappella Pyotr Tchaikovsky. Symphony №6 in B minor («Pathetique») BUY TICKET Read more...

Гала-концерт XXVI Международного музыкального фестиваля в Кольмаре

14 июля 2014 Собор Св. Матфея Солисты: Академический большой хор «Мастера хорового пения» Анна Аглатова, сопрано Алексей Неклюдов, тенор Василий Ладюк, баритон

Памяти Кирилла Кондрашина (к 100-летию со дня рождения). Видеозапись концерта

1 марта 2014, концертный зал имени П. И. Чайковского Национальный филармонический оркестр России Дирижер - Владимир Спиваков Академический Большой хор «Мастера хорового пения» Российского государственного музыкального телерадиоцентра Константин Шамрай (фортепиано) В программе: Брамс. «Песнь судьбы» для хора и оркестра на стихи Ф.Гёльдерлина Стравинский. «Симфония псалмов» для хора и оркестра на латинские тексты Ветхого завета Бетховен. Концерт № 5 для фортепиано с оркестром Концерт памяти Кирилла КондрашинаКликните на фото для просмотра видео на сервисе YouTube