SPRING TOUR 2008

Conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy

7-8 March
Residential rehearsal period in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

Wed 12 March, 15:30
March Hemicycle, European Parliament, Strasbourg, France
Paweł Kotla conductor
Performance to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the European Parliament. 

Wed 19 March, 19:30
Festaal Werdenfels, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

Ravel Mother Goose Suite
Tchaikovsky Serenade in C for strings Op. 48 
Prokofiev selection from Romeo and Juliet Ballet 

Thu 20 March, 19:30
Festaal Werdenfels, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

Grieg Peer Gynt Suite No.1 Op. 46
Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor Op. 4
soloist: Arabella Steinbacher 
Strauss Symphonia Domestica Op. 53

Sat 22 March, 11:00
Bulgaria Hall, Sofia, Bulgaria (televised by Bulgarian National Televsion) 

Vladigerov Bulgarian Rhapsody (Vardar) Op. 16
Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor Op. 47
Strauss Symphonia Domestica Op. 53 

Sun 23 March, 19:00
Romanian Atheneum, Bucharest, Romania (recorded by Romanian National Radio)

Enescu Rumanian Rhapsody No.1 in A Op. 11
Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor Op. 47
soloist: Arabella Steinbacher
Strauss Symphonia Domestica Op. 53

Tue 25 March, 18:00 
Philharmonic Hall, Bratislava, Slovakia

Suchon Sinfonietta Rustica
Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47
soloist: Arabella Steinbacher
Strauss Symphonia Domestica Op. 53

Wed 26 March, 19:30
Goldener Saal, Musikverein, Vienna, Austria

Grieg Peer Gynt Suite No.1 Op. 46
Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47
soloist: Arabella Steinbacher
Strauss Symphonia Domestica Op. 53

Fri 28 March, 21:00
Sala Verdi, Milan, Italy

Grieg Peer Gynt Suite No.1 Op. 46
Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47
soloist: Arabella Steinbacher
Strauss Symphonia Domestica Op. 53

Sun 30 March, 14:30
Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, UK 

Grieg Peer Gynt Suite No.1 Op. 46
Sibelius Violin Concerto in D minor, Op. 47
soloist: Arabella Steinbacher
Strauss Symphonia Domestica Op. 53