Concerts

   
 
 
2019  
 

18 January 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)

15 February, 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, 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, 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, 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 from Fanny Mendelssohn, Lucia Caruso, Korine Fujiwara, Bora Yoon, Emily Bear.



6 March, 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,  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, 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 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, 19.00 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, 19.00 France, Compiègne,
Théâtre Impérial

- see 21 March -

23 March, 19.00 France, Abbeville,
Théâtre Municipal

- see 21 March -

4 April, 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 from Antonio Vivaldi, Grazyna Bacewicz, Leo Smit.



14 April, 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 from: Roxanna Panufnik and Maximilian Steinberg

1 May, 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 

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

18 May,  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 from Vasks, Reich, Wallace, Roberts, Boden, Lang, Metcalf, Fitkin

22 May,  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

2 July, 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, 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 from Ravel (String Quartet in F) and Beethoven (String Quartet No.13)

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

2-5 August Bulgaria, Kovatchevitsa
D. Tabakova - Composer in residence at the Unbeaten Path Festival

     
     
     

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

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

17, 24, 27 Feb, 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, 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, 19.30 Germany, Regensburg,
Theater am Bismarckplatz
- as 17 Feb -

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

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

17 Apr, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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, 19.30 Germany, Regensburg,
Theater am Bismarckplatz
- as 17 Feb -

17 May, 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 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, 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, 19.30 Germany, Regensburg,
Theater am Bismarckplatz
- see 17 Feb -

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

28 July, 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 Switzerland, Davos D. Tabakova is composer in residence at 2018 Davos Festival - young artists in concert

 28 September, 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, 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, 19.30 Sweden,
Hullsta Gård Sollefteå
 - see 4 October -

10 October, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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, 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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