Concerts

   
 
     
2021  
     
16-22 January 2021 UK, BBC Radio 3 Manchester Week Pre-recorded performance from the Stoller Hall by Manchester Camerata performing Tabakova Dawn as well as Copland’s Appalachian Spring,Nyman’s Where the Bee Dances (with Jess Gillam) and Daniel Kidane Be Still

20 January 2021 Latvia, Riga Latvian National Radio Orchestra perform Orpehus’ Comet at a special gala concert marking the 25th anniversary of Radio Latvia 3 Klasika

     
17 March 2021 Óbuda, Hungary  Maxim Rysanov and Danubia Orchestra perform Tabakova Suite in Old Style for viola , C.P.E. Bach Symphony in e minor Wq 178  , Missy Mazzoli Sinfonia , Prokofiev Suite from Romeo & Juliet Op. 64

     
11 April 2021 Finland, Turku, Betel Church Tabakova’s Insight performed by musicians of the Turku Philharmonic Orchestra

     
4 May 2021 France, Auvergne  Orchestre National d’Auvergne perform Tabakova Fantasy Homage to Schubert and Bacewicz

     
     
 
     
     
 
     
 
 
2020  
 

14 January 2020, 19.00 Sweden, Malmö, Live Konserthus  Kammarmusikserien includes D Tabakova  Insight, also in the programme works by Sibelius and Beethoven

17 January 2020, 19.00 France, Paris, Amphithéâtre - Cité de la musique
French Premiere
Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings (French Premiere), also in the programme works by Haydn and Mendelssohn

22 January 2020, 19.00 UK, London, Bulgarian Embassy  Presentation of the new CD album of D Tabakova at BCI London

24 January 2020, 19.30 Germany, Hamburg, Elbphilharmonie  Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings, also in the programme works by Haydn, Debussy and Mendelssohn

30 January 2020, 14.00 UK, London, Maida Vale Studios BBC Singers perform D Tabakova Alma Redemptoris Mater, also in the programme works by Hughes, Mcdowall, Alberga, Holten

4 February 2020, 19.30 UK, Birmingham, Symphony Hall
UK Premiere
Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings (UK Premiere), also in the programme works by Haydn, Debussy and Mendelssohn

8 February 2020, 17.00 Germany, Dormtund, Konzerthaus Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings, also in the programme works by Haydn and Mendelssohn

8 February 2020, 19.00 UK, London, King’s Place Aurora Orchestra (Conductor Nicholas Collon) perform: D Tabakova - Dawn (soloists Alexandra Wood and Sébastien van Kuijk); also in the programme works by Beethoven and Mozart (soloist Nicholas Angelich)

16 February 2020, 20.00 Portugal, Lisbon, Gulbenkian Foundation
Portuguese Premiere
Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings (Portuguese Premiere), also in the programme works by Haydn and Debussy

16 February 2020, 3pm USA, Missouri, Church in St. Louis   St Louis Chamber Choir perform D Tabakova Einstein Considered Light,    also in the programme works by Schumann and Randall Thompson and Ingvar Lidholm

22 February 2020, 7.30pm USA, Texas, San Antonio, Tobin Center for the Performing Arts Jorge Martinez-Rios, viola  and Alexandra Arrieche, conductor leading the Chamber Orchestra of the Classical Music Institute in San Antonio, Texas perform D Tabakova Suite in Old Style,  also in the programme works by A Clyne, R Villabona and R Strauss

23 February 2020, 3pm Australia, Queensland, Concert Hall  Southern Cross Soloists perform D Tabakova Frozen River Flows,  also in the programme works by Vivaldi, Latham, Rachmaniniv, Stravinsky, Mendez, guest soloist Miroslav Petkov (trumpet)

28 February 2020, 8pm USA, Saint Paul, Minnesota, Ordway Concert Hall Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra perform D Tabakova Such different paths,  also in the programme works by P Castrucci, A Vivaldi, O Messiaen, J Haydn

29 February 2020, 8pm USA, Saint Paul, Minnesota, Ordway Concert Hall Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra perform D Tabakova Such different paths,  also in the programme works by P Castrucci, A Vivaldi, O Messiaen, J Haydn

4 March 2020, 20.15 The Netherlands, Amsterdam, Concertgebouw
Netherlands Premiere
Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings (Netherlands Premiere), also in the programme works by Haydn, Mendelssohn and Shostakovich

14 March 2020, 16.00 Sweden, Stockholm, Konserthuset, The Grünewald Hall
Swedish Premiere
Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings (Swedish Premiere), also in the programme works by Haydn, Mendelssohn and Shostakovich

17 March 2020, 20.00 Spain, Barcelona, Palau de la Musica Catalana
Spanish Premiere
Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings (Spanish Premiere), also in the programme works by Haydn, Mendelssohn and Debussy

19 March 2020, 19.30 UK, London, Queen Elizabeth Hall
World Premiere
BBC Concert Orchestra and Bramwell Tovey premiere new work as part of Tabakova’s residency with the orchestra,  also in the programme works by Walton, Copland, Sloane Tan Dun

18 April 2020, 11.00 Portugal, Porto, Casa da Musica Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings, also in the programme works by Haydn and Shostakovich

6 May 2020 UK, BBC3 Radio
World Premiere
Premiere of D Tabakova Stella Coeli for vibraphone as part of BBC Postcard from composers project, performed by BBC Concert Orchestra principal percussionist Alasdair Malloy

10 May 2020, 16.00 Germany, Koln, Philharmonie Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings , also in the programme works by Haydn, Mendelssohn and Debussy

11 May 2020 (online) Bulgaria, Plovdiv, State Opera Plovdiv Interview with Lily Barzeva and performance of Firedancers as part of St Cyril and Methodius, Day of Slavonic Culture and Alphabet Celebrations

17 May 2020 (online) Germany, Idagio
CD launch (online)
Interview - CD launch of Goldmund Quartet ‘Travel Diaries’ album featuring D. Tabakova The smile of the Flamboyant wings

24 May 2020 Bulgaria, Plovdiv, Bulgarian National Television Performance of D Tabakova Firedancers as part of St Cyril and Methodius, Day of Slavonic Culture and Alphabet Celebrations

8 June 2020 (online) USA, Groupmuse 
Online
Virtual concert live from New York - Lora Tchekoratova- piano, Georgy Valtchev - violin, perform D Tabakova Rhodopa

20 June 2020 (online) UK, Facebook, Conductors in Isolation
World Premiere
D Tabakova  - Guest at the seminar for Conductors in Isolation, led by Toby Purser

22 June 2020 (online) Germany, BR Classic Radio
CD launch (radio)
Goldmund Quartet live concert launch of Travel Diaries CD album, D Tabakova The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings on the programme

13 July 2020, 20.00 Spain, Barcelona, Palau de la Musica Catalana
Goldmund Quartet perform D Tabakova The Smile of the Flamboyant wings, continuing their ECHO Rising Stars tour.

17 July 2020, 13.00 UK, London, St Luke’s LSO Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings , also in the programme works by Haydn and Mendelssohn

1 August 2020 (online) USA, Neo-Path Festival virtual concert  
Online
Lora Tchekoratova- piano, Mariana Karpatova- mezzo soprano, Zlatomir Fung- cello and musicians from the Neo-Path festival perform D  Tabakova Pirin, 2 songs and Dancing on Cobbled Streets

August 2020 Germany, Berlin, Meistersaal
CD recording
Recording works of D Tabakova for ECM Records with Maxim Rysanov and Dasol Kim 

16 August 2020 (online) USA, Bang on a Can Marathon 
World Premiere
Vicky Chow premieres D Tabakova ‘Simple Prayer for Complex Times’, commissioned by Bang on a Can for their 3rd Marathon in lockdown

19 August 2020 (online) Switzerland, The Exhale Inside the mind of three 21st century composers with Dobrinka Tabakova, Daniel Kidane, and Gary Carpenter

24 September 2020, 19.30 Germany, Magdeburg , Theater der Landeshauptstadt
German Premiere
German Premiere of D Tabakova Concerto for Strings and Two Pianos Together Remember to Dance with Arthur and Lucas Jussen, Magdeburg Philharmonie, conductor: Anna Skryleva

25 September 2020, 19.30 Germany, Magdeburg , Theater der Landeshauptstadt  - as 24 Sept 2020 - 

25 September 2020, 20.00 Bulgaria, Sofia, Zala Bulgaria
Bulgarian Premiere
Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, conductor Mark Kadin open season with Tabakova Timber & Steel (Bulgarian Premiere)

27 September 2020, 19.30 Germany, Magdeburg , Theater der Landeshauptstadt  - as 24 Sept 2020 - 

30 September 2020, 20.00 Bulgaria, Sofia, Zala Bulgaria
Sofia Soloists & Plamen Djouroff perform D Tabakov Organum Light at closing concert of Sofia Music Weeks

13 October 2020, 14.15 UK, London, Royal Academy of Music Erik Fauss viola and Nicolas Ventura piano perform D Tabakova  Suite in Jazz Style as part of RAM Beethoven 250+ live streamed event

12 October 2020, 19.30 UK, Liverpool Philharmonic Hall Liverpool Symphony Orchestra’s Ensemble 10/10 perform D Tabakova Fantasy Homage to Schubert

18 November 2020 UK, Scottish Ensemble Musical Book Club online An interactive discussion of composer Dobrinka Tabakova’s musical works and influences, hosted by Scottish Ensemble

29 November 2020 UK, London Sound Gallery online Gesualdo Six  performs D Tabakova Einstein Considered Light,

19  December 2020 Portugal, Porto, Casa da Musica Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings , also in the programme works by Puccini and Schubert

     
     
2019  
     

18 January 2019 UK, London,
Westminster Abbey

WORLD Premiere
Celebration of the 400th Anniversary of Alleyn's School including a specially written World Premiere by D Tabakova (Alleyn's former student)

25 January 2019 Switzerland, Davos,
World Economic Forum
Closing Concert
Includes D Tabakova Alma Redemptoris Mater

15 February 2019, 19.30 UK, London,
King's Place, Hall One
Scottish Ensemble performs D Tabakova - Such Different Paths, also D Shostakovich - Chamber Symphony; P Glass - Echorus; Gabriela Montero - Babel; O Messiaen - Movement VIII from Quatuor pour la fin du temps;



22 and 24 February 2019, 19.30 Italy, Milano,
Auditorium di Milano Fondazione Cariplo
Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi< Conductor M Rysanov performs D Tabakova - Suite in Old Style, also Stravinsky Pulcinella and Prokofiev Symphony No.5

23 February 2019, 19.30 USA, Texas, San Antonio, Tobin Center for the Performing Arts CMI Chamber Orchestra (Conductor Gemma New) performs: D Tabakova - Cello Concerto (soloist Clare Bradford);  Aaron Jay Kernis – Musica Celestis; Edward Elgar – Serenade for Strings; Alyssa Weinberg – Parallels; Mozart – Serenade No. 13 “Eine Kleine Nachtmusik”.

24 February 2019, 14.00 USA, New York,
Carnegie Hall
A Celebration of Women in Music by Sorel Foundation, including D Tabakova "Suite in Jazz Style" and "Whispered Lullaby", also music by Fanny Mendelssohn, Lucia Caruso, Korine Fujiwara, Bora Yoon, Emily Bear.



6 March 2019, 19.00 USA, New York,
The National Opera Center America
Bulgarian Concert Evenings, programme includes D Tabakova - Fire Dancers, also F Poulenc - Trio for oboe, bassoon and piano; G Enescu - Cantabile e Presto; W Lutoslawski - Epitaph for oboe and piano; L Weiner - Peregi Verbunk; B Martinu - Sextet

7-19 March 2019,  19.30 Australia, Sydney,
Australian Premiere
Australian Chamber Orchestra (Director and Violin Lorenza Borrani) performs D Tabakova - Such Different Paths, also S Prokofiev (arr. Lorenza Borrani) Violin Sonata No.1; L Beethoven - (arr. strings) String Quartet in F major, Op.135

7 March 2019, 19.00 Bulgaria, Sofia,
Zala Bulgaria

Bulgarian premiere

Sofia Philharmonic with conductor Beatrice Venezi performs a concert of the cycle "Izvan Petolinieto", including D Tabakova The High Line (for violin, flugelhorn and orchestra), also works by P Kuneva and A Khachaturian

8 March 2019 Canada, Audiophile,
Record of the Day 
Mischa Maisky, cello and Weinberger Chamber Orchestra perform  Schubert – Arpeggione Sonata (arr. for cello and strings by Dobrinka Tabakova)

21 March 2019, 19.30 France, Chauny,
Centre Culturel Le Forum

French Premiere
Orchestre de Picardie (Conductor Arie van Beek) performs: D Tabakova - French premiere of D. Tabakova Double piano concerto (Soloists: Arthur and Lucas Jussen); also Mozart - Danses allemandes; Johannes Bernardus van Bree - Allegro pour quatuors à cordes; Mozart - Symphonie No.35

22 March 2019, 19.30 France, Compiègne,
Théâtre Impérial

- see 21 March -

23 March 2019, 19.30 France, Abbeville,
Théâtre Municipal

- see 21 March -

28 March 2019, 18.00 Spain, Madrid,
 Biblioteca Nacional de España
Festival “Ellas Crean”, Isabel Villanueva (viola) and María Parra (piano)concert, including D Tabakova Suite for viola Pirin, the programme also includes works by  Clara Schumann, Granados, María Parra and  Astor Piazzolla

28 March 2019, 18.00 UK, London
Recital Room at Blackheth Halls
Jonathan Dove Birthday Concert including works from Jonathan Dove, also by Charlotte Bray and D Tabakova Modetudes

4 April 2019, 15.00, 19.00 Finland, St Michel (Mikkeli),
Jousien Juhlaa
St Michel Strings and Dana Zemtsov, viola (Daniel Raiskin, conductor) perform D Tabakova Suite in Old Style, also works by Antonio Vivaldi, Grazyna Bacewicz, Leo Smit.



14 April 2019, 15.00 USA, St. Louis,
Church of St. Stanislaus Kostka

USA Premiere
The Saint Louis Chamber Chorus performs D. Tabakova - Alma Redemptoris Mater and Troparion for St John of Rila (both USA Premieres). Programme also includes works by: Roxanna Panufnik and Maximilian Steinberg

1 May 2019, 18.30 Switzerland, Oberhofen on Lake Thun, Klösterli, Schloss, House of Music GAIA2019 Music Festival Oberhofen on Lake Thun, Opening:  D.Tabakova (piano) and Gwendolyn Masin (Viola) perform: D.Tabakova: Nocturne and  Whispered Lullaby 

1 May 2019, 19.30 UK, London,
Saint John's Smith Square
Alleyn's School Orchestral and Choral Concert including the specially written by D Tabakova Alleyn's Anthem I will be with thee  

11 May 2019 Bulgaria, Plovdiv, Forum "Bulgarian Spirit over the Centuries" Includes D Tabakova Troparion for St John of Rila

18-26 May 2019 UK, Cardiff Vale of Glamorgan Festival’s 50th anniversary, featuring works by D Tabakova

18 May 2019,  19.30 UK, Cardiff, BBC Hoddinott Hall, Wales Millennium Centre   Vale of Glamorgan Festival,  Opening: BBC NOW, Conductor Ryan Bancroft, performs: D Tabakova Organum Light, programme also includes works by Vasks, Reich, Wallace, Roberts, Boden, Lang, Metcalf, Fitkin

22 May 2019,  19.30 UK, Cardiff,
Ewenny Priory
Vale of Glamorgan Festival, Armida Quartet performs D Tabakova On a bench in the shade, programme also includes works from Gubaidulina, Fokkens, Ali-Zadeh

7 June, 19.00  Canada, St. Michael’s Cathedral Basilica, Toronto William O’Meara, Organ and Etsuko Kimura – Violin, Concert "Music she wrote", including D. Tabakova Diptich and works by Sandresky, Bonis, Hong, Tailleferre, Larsen, Archer, Henderson, Higdon

2 July 2019, 20.00 Ireland, Bantry,
St Brendan's Church
 Irish Premiere
West Cork Music Festival, Irish Premiere of Concerto for Cello & Strings with Laura van der Heijden (Cello) Festival Strings and David Brophy (Conductor) Programme includes Weinberg Chamber Symphony N.4 and Shostakovich 7 Romances on poems by Alexander Blok.
     

13 July 2019, 11.00 UK, Cheltenham,
Pitville Pump Room
,
Cheltenham Music Festival, HeathQuartet performs D Tabakova New work (World premiere) and  On a bench in the shade, programme also includes works by Ravel (String Quartet in F) and Beethoven (String Quartet No.13)

21-23 July 2019 UK, Chester, Chester Music Festival: D Tabakova - featured composer

21 July 2019, 7pm UK, Chester,
Storyhouse Theatre
Dobrinka Tabakova in Conversation with Festival Director Clark Rundell, followed by concert of Ensemble Deva and Chester Festival Chorus

21 July 2019, 8pm UK, Chester,
Storyhouse Theatre
Concert of Ensemble Deva (led by Callum Smart) and Chester Festival Chorus, Conducted by Ellie Slorach, performing D Tabakova "Centuries of Meditations" , also in the programme works by H Gorecki and Arvo Pärt

22 July 2019, 8pm UK, Chester, Storyhouse Theatre Ian Buckle (piano) & Sophie Rosa violin) perform D Tabakova "Through the cold smoke" also in the programme works by A Corelli, B Furrer, H de Montgeroult, D Howard.

26 July 2019, 19.45 UK, Tewkesbury,
Tewkesbury Abbey,
Three Choirs Festival Concert "Seven Last Words From The Cross", of Choir of Merton College, Oxford, Bristol Ensemble with conductor Benjamin Nicholas, including  D Tabakova's Anthem  Alma Redemptoris Mater, programme also works by  Judith Weir, James MacMillan, Arvo Pärt, Gabriel Jackson    

27 July 2019, 2pm  Iceland, Skálholt Cathedral Skálholt Summer Concerts, Elja perform D Tabakova - Such Different Paths, also works by G Gunnarsson, T Kozlova-Johannes, B Gísladóttir, B Snæbjörnsdóttir

2-5 August 2019 Bulgaria, Kovatchevitsa
D. Tabakova - Composer in residence at the Unbeaten Path Festival, programme includes 5 chamber works by D Tabakova

17 August 2019, 19.00 UK, St Hedda’s Church,
Egton Bridge, YO21 1UX
North York Moors Chamber Music Festival. Incl. Tabakova’s Fantasy Homage to Schubert. Programme also includes works by Schubert, Mozart and R Strauss

31 Аugust 2019, 19.30 UK, London, Royal Albert Hall
World Premiere
BBC Proms - A 150th-anniversary tribute to Henry Wood, founder-conductor of the Proms, BBC Concert Orchestra (Conductor Bramwell Tovey), includes D Tabakova - Timber and Steel (World Premiere), also works by Ravel, Ireland, Debussy, Granados, Wagner, Grainger

5 September 2019, 19.00 Bulgaria, Sozopol,
Archeological Museum
Apolonia Festival: Rumen Cvetkoc and Ludmil Angelov perform  D Tabakov Suite in Jazz Style, also works by J Brahms, C Schuman, S Prokofiev

3 October 2019, 19.30 UK, Worcester,
Worcester Cathedral
City of London Sinfonia and Sheffield Cathedral Choir - concert The Fruit of Silence, Cathedrals Tour - perform D Tabakova "Centuries of Meditations" and "Organum Light", also in the programme works by P Vasks and Arvo Pärt

4 October 2019, 19.30 UK, Exeter,
Exeter Cathedral
City of London Sinfonia and Sheffield Cathedral Choir - concert The Fruit of Silence, Cathedrals Tour - perform D Tabakova "Centuries of Meditations" and "Organum Light", also in the programme works by P Vasks and Arvo Pärt

 5 October 2019, 19.30 UK, Bristol,
Bristol Cathedral
City of London Sinfonia and Sheffield Cathedral Choir - concert The Fruit of Silence, Cathedrals Tour - perform D Tabakova "Centuries of Meditations" and "Organum Light", also in the programme works by P Vasks and Arvo Pärt

9 October 2019, 19.00 UK, Liverpool,
Liverpool Cathedral
City of London Sinfonia and Sheffield Cathedral Choir - concert The Fruit of Silence, Cathedrals Tour - perform D Tabakova "Centuries of Meditations" and "Organum Light", also in the programme works by P Vasks and Arvo Pärt

11 October 2019, 19.00 Latvia, Riga,
Great Guild Hall
Thomas Gould leads Riga Sinfonietta in a programme including D. Tabakova Fantasy Homage to Schubert, also in the programme Mozart and Schubert

11 October 2019, 19.30 UK, Sheffield,
Sheffield Cathedral
City of London Sinfonia and Sheffield Cathedral Choir - concert The Fruit of Silence, Cathedrals Tour - perform D Tabakova "Centuries of Meditations" and "Organum Light", also in the programme works by P Vasks and Arvo Pärt

12 October 2019, 19.00 UK, Bradford,
Bradford Cathedral
City of London Sinfonia and Bradford Cathedral Choir - concert The Fruit of Silence, Cathedrals Tour - perform D Tabakova "Centuries of Meditations" and "Organum Light", also in the programme works by P Vasks and Arvo Pärt

16 October 2019, 19.30 USA, New York,
Carnegie Hall,
Weill Recital Hall
Opening Night Gala of Bulgarian Concert Evenings includes D Tabakova - Such Different Paths, also works from Vladigerov, Chopin, Brahms, Schoenfield

17 October 2019, 19.30 UK, Truro,
Truro Cathedral
City of London Sinfonia and Truro Cathedral Choir - concert The Fruit of Silence, Cathedrals Tour - perform D Tabakova "Centuries of Meditations" and "Organum Light", also in the programme works by P Vasks and Arvo Pärt

18 October 2019, 19.00 UK, Llandaff,
Llandaff Cathedral
City of London Sinfonia and Llandaff Cathedral Choir - concert The Fruit of Silence, Cathedrals Tour - perform D Tabakova "Centuries of Meditations" and "Organum Light", also in the programme works by P Vasks and Arvo Pärt

19 October 2019, 17.00 UK, London,
St. Paul's Cathedral
Truro Cathedral Girl Choristers join St Pauls' Cathedral Choir, directed by Christopher Gray for Choral Evensong, performing D.Tabakova Praise

23 October 2019, 19.30 UK, Lichfield,
Lichfield Cathedral
City of London Sinfonia and Llandaff Cathedral Choir - concert The Fruit of Silence, Cathedrals Tour - perform D Tabakova "Centuries of Meditations" and "Organum Light", also in the programme works by P Vasks and Arvo Pärt

27 October 2019, 11.15 am Switzerland, Miller’s Theater, Tonhalle-Orchester, Zurich Tonhalle-Orchester Zurich, Season 2019-20, incl. Tabakova "Suite in Jazz Style" and "Pirin", also works by Gubaidulina and Ostwolskaja

6 November 2019, 19.30 Austria, Salzburg,
Great Hall  Mozarteum

Austrian Premiere
Austrian premiere of D Tabakova  Concerto for two pianos, percussion and strings with Ferhan and Ferzan Önder as soloists, Philharmonic Salzburg (Conductor  Elizabeth Fox), also F Schubert "Great Symphony" in C Major.

6 November 2019, 19.30 UK, Liverpool
St George's Hall Concert Room
Ensemble 10/10: Clark Rundell perform D Tabakova Bell Tower in the Clouds, also works by T Ades, C Smickersgill, S Martland, T Davies 

8 November 2019, 17.30 Hungary, Budapest,
Classical Music Opera Theatre

World Premiere
Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings (World Premiere), also in the programme works by Haydn and Mendelssohn

11 November 2019, 19.30 Austria, Vienna, Konzerthaus: Schubert-Saal
Austrian Premiere
Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings (Austrian Premiere), also in the programme works by Haydn, Mendelssohn and Brahms

12 November 2019, 20.00 Luxembourg,
Salle de Musique de Chambre

Luxembourg Premiere
Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings (Luxembourg Premiere), also in the programme works by Haydn, Mendelssohn and Brahms

24 November 2019, 15.00 UK, Saffron Walden,
Saffron Hall
Britten Sinfonia perform D.Tabakova Fantasy Homage to Schubert and  Schubert Fantasy in F min (arr. for strings D Tabakova), also in the programme J S Bach, R Haigh and Mozart)

26  November 2019, 19.30 UK, London,
Milton Court
Britten Sinfonia perform D.Tabakova Fantasy Homage to Schubert and  Schubert Fantasy in F min (arr. for strings D Tabakova), also in the programme J S Bach, R Haigh and Mozart)

5 December 2019, 19.30 Canada, Salle Bourgie du Musée des Beaux-Arts de Montréal 1339, rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montréal I Musici de Montréal with M. Rysanov perform D.
Tabakova, Fantasy Homage to Schubert, also in the programme works by Britten, Akhunov, Schubert

8 December 2019, 17.00 Germany, Bamberg, Konzerthalle, Joseph-Keilberth-Saal, The Magic  of Advent concert
German Premiere
Symphonischer Chor Bamberg Chorus with Tarmo Vaask Conductor, perform
D Tabakova "Centuries of Meditations" also in the programme works by B Britten, J S Bach, G Weissel, P. Tschaikowski, B Gesius, J F Wade

8 December 2019, 11.00 AM Germany, Baden-Baden, Festspielhaus
German Premiere
Goldmund Quartet performs D Tabakova New work The Smile of the Flamboyant Wings (German Premiere), also in the programme works by Haydn and Shostakovich

     

 
 
2018  
 
17 Jan 2018, 20.00 Germany, Leipzig,
Schaubühne Lindenfels
Tabakova residency concert with MDR Sinfonieorchester, conductor Kristjan Jarvi. Music by Marie Samuelsson, Lepo Sumera, Niklas Sivelöv and Tabakova's Organum light and Such Different Paths, arr.

17 Jan 2018, 19.00 Brazil, Santa Catarina, Jaraguá do Sul, SCAR - Pequeno Teatro
Brazilian premiere of Tabakova 'Insight' for string trio, performed by  Emerson De Biaggi - viola; Vana Bock - cello; Juan Rossi - violin at Femusc International Music Festival,

26 Jan 2018, 15.45 Switzerland, Davos- Klosters,
Davos
World Economic Forum
Closing concert of World Economic Forum, performed by Davos Festival Kammerchor, including Tabakova Alma Redemptoris Mater.

16 Feb 2018, 20.00 USA, New York, tba
New York Classical Players, directed by Dongmin Kim perform the US premiere of Tabakova Fantasy Homage to Schubert

17 Feb 2018, 20.00 USA, New York, tba
see above

18 Feb 2018, 15.00 USA, New York, 2 East 90th Street
see above

17, 24, 27 Feb 2018, 19.30
Germany, Regensburg,
Theater am Bismarckplatz
Premiere of Klimt.Bacom dance production by Felix Landerer and Yuki Mori, featuring music of D. Tabakova

24 Feb 2018, 19.30 UK, Cheltenham,
Cheltenham College Chapel
The Choir or Merton College Oxford, Benjamin Nicholas conductor, Alexander Little & Thomas Fetherstonhaugh organ present a concert of English choral masterpieces, in aid of the Holst Birthplace Museum.

4, 31 March 2018, 19.30 Germany, Regensburg,
Theater am Bismarckplatz
- as 17 Feb -

4 March 2018, 19.00 UK, Truro,
Royal Cornwall Museum
Truro Youth String Orchestra concert featuring works by Grieg; Sally Beamish, Dobrinka Tabakova and Diana Burrell

8 March 2018, 19.30 UK, London,
St James' Piccadilly
Aurora Nova; Nicholas Freestone, organ; Patrick Craig, director present One Equal Music to celebrate International Women's Day, Works by: Judith Bingham, Cecilia McDowall and Dobrinka Tabakova. This performance is in aid of Refuge.

8 March 2018, 19.30 Hungary, Budapest,
MOM Cultural Centre
Maxim Rysanov and Anima Musicae perform Bartók - Divertimento Sz. 113, BB. 118
Tabakova - Suite in Old Style and Vasks - Voices, Symphony No. 1

10 March 2018, 19.30 UK, Lancaster,
Lancaster University Great Hall
Hugo Ticciati & Alasdair Beatson perform works by Arvo Part, Beethoven, Spring Sonata, Andrea Torrodi, Franck, Schnelzer and Tabakova

5, 13, 15 Apr 2018,  19.30 Germany, Regensburg,
Theater am Bismarckplatz
- as 17 Feb -

13 Apr 2018, 19.30 UK, Hereford,
The Courtyard Theatre
Timothy Ridout- viola and London Mozart Players perform Tabakova Suite in Old Style

17 Apr 2018, 20.00 Germany, Leipzig,
UT Connewitz
Tabakova residency concert with MDR Sinfonieorchester. Chamber concert performed by Katharina Sprenger- Violin; Hans-Werner Mehling-| Violin / Viola; Jérémie Baduel-  Cello, performing Tabakova- Insight and J.S. Bach-  Goldberg-Variations arr.

18 Apr 2018, 20.00 Germany, Leipzig, Werk 2 - Kulturfabrik Leipzig Tabakova residency concert with MDR Sinfonieorchester and Rundfunkchor, conductor Kristjan Jarvi. Profile Concert of orchestral works by Tabakova.

20 Apr 2018, 13.10 UK, London, The Strand,
St Clement Danes
Southbank Sinfonia perform Bacewicz- Quartet for Four Violins; Gipps- Seascape; Maconchy- String Quartet No.13 and Tabakova On Colour

21 Apr 2018, 19.30 Germany, Leipzig,
Gewandhaus
Tabakova residency concert with MDR Sinfonieorchester and Rundfunkchor, conductor Kristjan Jarvi. The programme features: Tabakova- Of the Sun Born; Veljo Tormis- Estonian Ballads

28 Apr 2018, 20.00 Germany, Leipzig,
Peterskirche
Tabakova residency concert with MDR Sinfonieorchester and Rundfunkchor, conductor Kristjan Jarvi. The programme features: Tabakova- Suite in Old Style, Organum Light, Such different paths, Concerto for Cello & Strings; Nico Muhly- Looking Up

2 May 2018, 19.30 Germany, Regensburg,
Theater am Bismarckplatz
- as 17 Feb -

17 May 2018, 11.00 & 18.00 Canada, Montreal, Salle Bourgie du Musée des Beaux-Arts de Montréal Maxim Rysanov and I Musici perform Tchaïkovski -Andante cantabile; Tabakova - Suite in Old Style and Britten - Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge

23/24 May 2018 Latvia, Riga, City Exhibition Hall - Rīgas mākslas telpa Kalpotājs. Blumbergs. Kamēr... A concert exhibition with Youth choir Kamer, commemorating the work of artist Ilmārs Blumbergs

5 June 2018, 20.00 Turkey, Istanbul,
Hagia Eirene Church Museum
Turkish premiere of Together Remember to Dance- Concerto for 2 pianos, percussion and strings with Ferhan and Ferzan Önder as soloists. 7pm D Tabakova in conversation with Evrim Demirel.

20 June 2018, 19.30 Germany, Regensburg,
Theater am Bismarckplatz
- see 17 Feb -

8 July 2018, 19.30 Germany, Regensburg,
Theater am Bismarckplatz
 - see 17 Feb -

28 July 2018, 18.00 USA, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams, Massachusetts Bang-On-A-Can Summer Concert, with special guest Steve Reich, performs at the Marathon concert:  D Tabakova- Such Different Paths, also Andy Akiho- NO one To kNOW one; György Ligeti- Ramifications; Gregg August- Trio for violin, bass, piano; Missy Mazzoli- Vespers for a New Dark Age

4-18 Aug 2018 Switzerland, Davos D. Tabakova is composer in residence at 2018 Davos Festival - young artists in concert

 28 September 2018, 19.30 Bulgaria, Sofia,
Zala Bulgaria

Bulgarian Premiere
Bulgarian premiere of Orpheus' Comet - Bulgarian Radio Orchestra (Conductor Mark Kadin) opens its 70th season with programme featuring: Tabakova - Orpheus' Comet; Chopin 2nd Piano Concerto (soloist Anna Cibuleva); Dvorak Symphony No.8

4 October 2018, 19.30 Sweden,
Sundsvall Tonhallen
Maxim Rysanov and  Nordiska Kammarorkestern perform: D. Tabakova: "Suite in Old Style";
Benjamin Britten - Lachrymae for viola and strings op. 48; W.A Mozart - Symphony No.39, KV 543

5 October 2018, 19.30 Sweden,
Hullsta Gård Sollefteå
 - see 4 October -

10 October 2018, 19.30 UK, London,  
Watford Colloseum
UK Premiere
BBC Concert Orchestra (Conductor Bramwell Tovey) performs the UK premiere of D. Tabakova Double piano concerto (Soloists: Arthur and Lucas Jussen); Bohuslav Martinu - Thunderbolt; Fazil Say - Night; Darius Milhaud Symphonies No. 5 and 6; Francis Poulenc - Sinfonietta

16 October 2018, 19.30 USA, New York, Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall Opening Night Gala of Bulgarian Concert Evenings, programme includes D Tabakova - Suite in Jazz Style (Dov Scheindlin and Lora Tchekoratova); S Barber - Waltz; M Goleminov - Fire Dance; C Saint-Saens - Fantasie;
Piazzolla - Grand Tango; M Tournier - Feerie    
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27 October 2018, 16.30 The Netherlands,
Amsterdam, Grotte Zaal
Cello Biennale: Amsterdam Sinfonietta performs D Tabakova - Cello Concerto (soloist: K Blaumane), programme also includes: K Moore - Arc-en-Ciel; L Andriessen - …miserere…; D Lang - Prayers for Night and Sleep

12 November 2018, 14.00 UK, BBC Radio 3
Afternoon Concert
First broadcast of the UK premiere of D. Tabakova Double piano concerto (Soloists: Arthur and Lucas Jussen) with BBC Concert Orchestra (Conductor Bramwell Tovey) also works from Poulenc and Say.
Same Afternoon Concert includes Tabakova's "On the South Downs" performed by Truro Cathedral Choir, BBC Concert Orchestra and Natalie Clein.


13 November 2018, 13.00 UK, Cardiff,
St David’s Hall
Vale of Glamorgan Festival 50th Anniversary launch concert, including a performance of D Tabakova Rhodopa,  performed by Odysseus Trio

13 November 2018, 14.00 UK, BBC Radio 3
Afternoon Concert
First broadcast of the World premiere of Dobrinka Tabakova's "Kynance Cove" with BBC Concert Orchestra and Truro Cathedral Choir together with children from Richard Lander School, Truro School, Truro High School for Girls and Cornwall Youth Chamber Choir, Conducts Christopher Gray

16 November 2018, 19.00 UK, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, The Bradshaw Hall Thallein Ensemble (Conductor Daniele Rosina) performs: D Tabakova - Fantasy homage to Schubert; Joe Cutler - Akhmatova Fragments;
Emily Abdy - new piece; Maarten Benschop - new piece

5 December 2018, 19.30 UK, London, Southbank Centre, Queen Elizabeth Hall,
WORLD Premiere
BBC Concert Orchestra performs the World  premiere of a new piece by D. Tabakova. The programme also includes: D Tabakova - Orpheus' Comet ; Anne Dudley - Northern Lights; Guy Barker - The Lanterne of Light.

8 December 2018, 19.30 UK, Oxford, 
St John the Evangelist
Commotrio Concert including  D. Tabakova - Alma Redemptoris Mater. The programme also includes choral works from: Arnold Bax; Herbert Howells; Cecilia McDowall; Per Norgård; Simon Preston; Peter Warlock; arr. by Mårten Jansson

16 December 2018, 14.00 USA, Florida, Miami Beach,
New World Center, 500 17th street
Musicians of the New World Symphony perform D. Tabakova - Such Different Paths, also Harbison; Schoenfeld; Mozart.

19 December 2018, 19.00 Russia, Moscow,
Bolshoi Zal
Svetlanov Symphony Orchestra (Director V Jurowski, Guest Conductor Maxim Rysanov) perform D. Tabakova - Suite in Old Style (viola M Rysanov), also  Stravinsky - Violin Concerto (violin B Brovtsin); B Britten - Variation on a theme of Franc Bridge; Stravinsky - Pulcinella

 
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