Previous Performances

 

 

2016  
 
 
8 Jan, 18.30 UK, London, National Portrait Gallery, Room 20 Joby Burgess- percussion & Janey Miller- oboe perform Eugene Birman- We Are Not Alone;
Chris Roe- Tidal Breath; Benjamin Tassie- Drop;
Lee Westwood- Freeze-Frame;
Dobrinka Tabakova- Frozen River Flows
Howard Skempton- Random Girl

30 Jan - 1 Feb 17.00 Switzerland, TOUR Gábor Takács-Nagy- conductor, Mischa Maisky- cello; Weinberger Kammerorchester

30 Jan, 17.00 Switzerland, Rieden/SG, Rainhalle Gábor Takács-Nagy- conductor, Mischa Maisky- cello; Weinberger Kammerorchester
Ludwig van Beethoven- Grosse Fuge;
Schubert- Sonate für Arpeggione, arr. D Tabakova; Abdullah Ibrahim / Daniel Schnyder
Blanton aus ‹African Symphony›; Mozart - Sinfonie Nr. 25; Jimi Hendrix / Daniel Schnyder- Purple Haze Variations 

31 Jan, 19.30 Switzerland, Zürich Tonhalle, Kleiner Saal  - as above - 

 1 Feb, 20.00 Switzerland, Genève, Conservatoire de Musique, Grand Salle  - as above - 

 17 Feb, 20.00 Germany, Holzminden Stadthalle Maxim Rysanov- vla; Detmold Chamber Orchestra
Tabakova- Suite in Old Style; Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata, arr D Tabakova

7 March, 18.40 UK, London, South Bank Centre NFT1 Screening of Jean-Luc Godard's Adieu au langage with music by  Bandelli, Beethoven, Kancheli, Tabakova, Tchaikovsky, Schoenberg, Sibelius and Silvestrov. Part of focus on Godard' work at BFI

14 March, 19.30 UK, London, Wigmore Hall
LONDON PREMIERE
Maxim Rysanov (viola) & Ashley Wass (piano)
BBC Radio 3 Lunchtime Concert
Schubert- Sonatina No.3 in G minor, (trans.)Tabakova- Suite in Jazz Style (LONDON PREMIERE)
Akhunov- Der Erlkonig for viola and piano
Desyatnikov: Wie der Alte Leiermann

16 March, 18.20 UK, London, South Bank Centre NFT1 Screening of Jean-Luc Godard's Adieu au langage with music by  Bandelli, Beethoven, Kancheli, Tabakova, Tchaikovsky, Schoenberg, Sibelius and Silvestrov. Part of focus on Godard' work at BFI

29 March, 19.00 USA, New York, National Sawdust Ensemble ACJW perform
A. Casarrubios- Speechless; J. Wadley- Varying Density; S.Henryson- Off Pist; M. Mazzoli- Still Life with Avalanche; J. CAGE- 4'33"; C. Baker- "R.S." from Three Phantasy Pieces; D. Tabakova- Insight

3 April, 18.00 Latvia, Riga, St John's Church Vasks. Tabakova. Part with Youth choir "Kamēr..." conductor Jānis Liepiņš . Latvian Premiere of Centuries of Meditations and 70th birthday celebration for Peteris Vasks.

14 April, 20.00 USA, New York, Fifth Avenue & 10th Street, Church of Ascension Voices of Ascension, conducted by Dennis Keene perform US Premiere of Tabakova St John of Rila Troparion and winning Sorel Medallion works

21 April, 19.30 UK, Stratford-upon-Avon,
Holy Trinity Church
WORLD PREMIERE
Shakespeare 400 Anniversary concert:
Orchestra of the Swan, David Curtis, Tamsin Waley-Cohen- violin, Orchestra of the Swan chorus
Vaughan Williams- Lark Ascending
Tabakova- 'Immortal Shakespeare' cantata WORLD PREMIERE
Vaughan Williams- Tallis Fantasia
Vaughan Williams- Towards the Unknown Region

24 April, 16.00 BBC Radio 3 Broadcast
WORLD PREMIERE
Broadcast of Immortal Shakespeare (see above)

7 May, 20.00 UK, Mairlot Hall, St Teresa's, Effingham Surry Hills Festival, Maxim Rysanov- conductor/vla; Nicola Benedetti; London Mozart Players
London Mozart Players (Surrey Hills Festival)
Tchaikovsky- Andante cantabile;
Mozart- Violin Concerto No.5 in A major
Tabakova: Suite in Old Style
Tchaikovsky- Serenade for String

20 May, 19.30 UK, London, Cadogan Hall Bulgarian Cultural Institute Gala concert with Le Mystère des Voix Bulgares & London Chamber Players, performing contemporary and traditional works.

24 May, 19.00 tba Belgium, Brussels, European Parliament D Tabakova profile concert, marking the Day of Bulgarian Culture and the Slavonic Alphabet: works include Insight, Rhodopa, Pirin and Moreni

16 June, 20.15 Ukraine, Kiev, ARTFORUM New Era Orchestra, Tatyana Kalinichenko- conductor w/Andrii Malakhov, perform Tabakova Suite in Old Style

25 June, 20.15 Switzerland, Künstlerhaus Boswil, Alte Kirche Boswiler Sommers Festival opening concert with
Claire Huangci- piano; Andrei Ioniță- Violoncello &
CHAARTS. Works by Chopin, Dvořák as well as D Tabakova - Concerto for Cello & Strings and Chopin- Concerto for Piano in F minor op. 21

2 July, 21.30 Switzerland, Künstlerhaus Boswil, Alte Kirche Boswiler Sommers Festival, Nocturne II concert performed by Claire Huangci including works by Chopin, Sriabin and Dobrinka Tabakova Nocturne and text by Marlene Dietrich and others

3 July, 11.30 Switzerland, Künstlerhaus Boswil, Alte Kirche Festival matinee concert including music by Mozart, Dohnányi, Tchaikovsky and D Tabakova Insight for string trio
 
2015
12 Jan, 4pm Bulgaria, Sofia University, Aula Magna  Premiere of 'Through the cold smoke' for violin and piano, as part of the 100 year celebrations since the birth of Petar Ouvaliev aka Pierre Rouve. Performed by Ivo and Lachezar Stankov 

12 Jan, 7pm Russia, Moscow Conservatory, Rachmaninov Hall The Roman Mints performs 'Spinning a Yarn' as part of closing concert of the Homecoming Festival

1 Feb, 8pm Iceland, Reykjavik, Northern Lights Hall The Reykjavik Chamber Orchestra, dir Bernharður Wilkinson solo: Sigurðar Bjarka Gunnarssonar perform works by Guðmundsson, Hillgrimsson and Tabakova Concerto for Cello & Strings as part of Dark Music Days Festival

8 Feb, 2pm Japan, Tokyo, Musashino Shimin Bunka Kaikan, Recital Hall Maxim Rysanov and Konstantin Lifschitz recital, including Tabakova Whispered Lullaby

19,20 Feb, 2pm Denmark, Louisiana Museum Boris Brovtsyn , Benjamin Gilmore, Philip Dukes, Maxim Rysanov and Kristina Blaumane perform
Tabakova: Organum Light and works by Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Brahms

26 Feb, 1pm UK, Leicester, New Walk Museum Maxim Rysanov and Ashley Wass recital, including Tabakova Whispered Lullaby

10 March, 12 noon BBC Radio 3 Dobrinka Tabakova on Composer of the Week with Donald Macleod. Available on iplayer for a week

18 March, 7.30pm UK, Cardiff, BBC Hoddinott Hall BBC NOW perform a programme ahead of the Vale of Glamorgan Festival including featured composers Arvo Part, Richard Ayres and Dobrinka Tabakova Fantasy homage to Schubert

16 April, 7.30pm Germany, Detmold, Konzerthaus der HfM Detmold Detmold Chamber Orchestra and Maxim Rysanov perform Strauss, Ireland, Tchaikovsky and Tabakova Suite in Old Style

22 April, 8pm USA, New York, The Church of the Ascension, Fifth Ave at Tenth Street The Voices of Ascension and director Dennis Keene celebrate 25 years of music making with music from Palestrina through Shoenberg and Ives to Tabakova and Chiayu.

14,15 / 20-23 May UK, Vale of Glamorgan Festival  Vale of Glamorgan Festival features the music of Arvo Part and Dobrinka Tabakova

14 May, 1.15pm UK, Cardiff, Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama Nieuw Ensemble, dir. Ed Spanjaard perform  Mayke Nas, Rodolfo Valente, Joël Bons, Richard Ayres, Alexandre Lunsqui and Tabakova Frozen River Flows 

15 May, 7.30pm UK, St Nicholas, Dyffryn House Sara Trickey and Robin Green perform works by Arvo Pärt, David Matthews, John Metcalf and Tabakova Rhodopa and Spinning a Yarn

20 May, 6.45pm / 7.30pm UK, Llantwit Major, St Illtud’s Church Soloists from China’s National Centre for the Performing Arts Orchestra present works by Arvo Pärt, Peter Reynolds, Ye Yanchen and
Dobrinka Tabakova Insight and Such Different Paths (UK Premiere)
6.45pm (Pre-concert Talk: Steph Powers in conversation with composer Dobrinka Tabakova.), 7.30pm (Concert)

21 May, 7.30pm UK, Penarth, All Saints Church Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, Kaspars Putnins (conductor) perform works by Arvo Pärt, Helena Tulve, Veljo Tormis and Dobrinka Tabakova St. John of Rila Troparion and Of the Sun Born (UK Premiere)

22 May, 7.30pm UK, Cardiff Bay, Norwegian Church Soloists from China’s National Centre for the Performing Arts Orchestra present works by Peter Reynolds, Arvo Pärt, Xiao Ying and
Dobrinka Tabakova Such Different Paths and Organum Light

22 May, 8pm UK, Stratford-upon-Avon, Stratford Arts House Concert as part of residency with Orchestra of the Swan

23 May, 7.30pm UK, Cardiff, St David's Hall Tallinn Chamber Orchestra & Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir, with Kristjan Järvi,
Kristina Blaumane and Ceri Wynne Jones perform
Arvo Pärt- Adam's Lament, Stabat Mater ; Dobrinka Tabakova- Centuries of Meditations andConcerto for Violoncello and Strings UK Premiere

29 May, 8pm UK, Stratford-upon-Avon, Stratford Arts House Concert as part of residency with Orchestra of the Swan

29 June, 8pm Ireland, Bantry, St Brendan's Church Irish premiere of Suite in Old Style with Maxim Rysanov, David Adams, Chloë Hanslip and Festival Strings as part of West Cork Chamber Music Festival

30 June, 4pm Ireland, Bantry, St Brendan's Church Irish premiere of Such different paths with Alina Ibragimova, Liana Gourdjia, Brett Dean, Maxim Rysanov, David Cohen, Natalie Clein and
Niek de Groot. Part of West Cork Chamber Music Festival

10-14 Aug Bulgaria, Arbanassi Summer Music residency

10 Aug, 7.30pm Bulgaria, Arbanassi Church of St Gariel and Michael Edith Van Dyck, Dimitri Mestdag, Marija Pavlovic, Pieter Nuytten, Alexandre Collard perform Tabakova Three sketches alongside works by Bach and Janacek

12 Aug, 7.30pm Bulgaria, Arbanassi Church of St Gariel and Michael Vineta Sareika, Barbara Giepner, Diego Liberati and Julita Fasseva perform Tabakova Pirin, Insight and works by Martinu and Janacek

14 Aug, 7.30pm Bulgaria, Arbanassi Church of St Gariel and Michael Janacek- In the mists; Tabakova- On colour; Martinu- Nonet

   
26 Sept, 7.00pm Poland, Szczecin,
Philharmonic Hall
Baltic Neopolis Orchestra/Maxim Rysanov
Tabakova- Suite in Old Style
Tabakova- Such different Paths (orch.)
Shostakovich- Chamber Symphony for Strings

27 Sept, 11.00am Brazil, Jundiai,
Teatro Polytheama
Orquestra Municipal de Jundiai/ Claudia Feres- conductor, Vana Bock- cello
Tabakova- Concerto for Cello & Strings

6 Oct, 7.30pm USA, New York,
Carnegie Hall,
Weill Recital Hall
Bulgarian Concert Evenings in New York Opening Gala:
Mozart-Piano Quartet in E-flat Major
Tabakova- Whispered Lullaby
Schubert- "Trout" Quintet

14 Oct, 7.30pm UK, London,
The Forge
Darragh Morgan- violin; Mary Dullea- piano
Tabakova- Through the cold smoke

15 Oct, 7.45pm UK, University of Hull,
Lindsey Suite
Hull Chamber Music: Artea String Trio
T Gould; B Roskams, A Klouda
J S Bach- Goldberg Variations (arr. Sitkovetsky)
Tabakova- Insight
Mozart- Divertimento in E flat K563

16-24 Oct UK Tour with
Scottish Ensemble
In Schubert's Company with Maxim Rysanov
Akhunov- 6:36 in company with Schubert; Der Erlkonig
Schubert- Arpeggione Sonata (arr. Tabakova)
Tabakova- Fantasy Homage to Schubert

16 Oct, 7.30pm UK, Dundee,
Caird Hall
as above

20 Oct, 7.30pm UK, Inverness,
Eden Court
as above

21 Oct, 7.30pm UK, Edinburgh,
Assembly Rooms
as above

24 Oct, 7.30pm UK, London,
Wigmore Hall
as above

28 Oct, 7.00pm Russia, Moscow,
Tchaikovsky Hall
Russian National Orchestra/Maxim Rysanov:
Tabakova- Suite in Old Style
Brahms: Serenade No.1 in D major
Mozart: Symphony No. 29 in A major

13 Nov, tbc Spain, Madrid,
Teatro Monumental
RTVE Orchesta/ Maxim Rysanov
Mozart- Marriage of Figaro Overture
Tabakova- Suite in Old Style
Prokofiev- Symphony No.1, 'Classical'
Beethoven: Symphony No. 7

24 Nov, 7.30pm Spain, Bilbao,
Sociedad Filarmonica
A Sitkovetsky, B Brovtsyn, P Dukes, M Rysanov, K Blaumane
Mendelssohn- String Quintet no 2
Tabakova- Organum Light
Brahms- Clarinet Quintet, op 115 (arr vla)

2 Dec, 7.00pm USA, New York,
Bulgarian Consulate General,

121 East 62nd Street
Meeting Dobrinka Tabakova
Rhodopa for violin and piano
Pirin for solo cello
Modetudes for solo piano
Through the cold smoke for violin and piano
Insight for string trio
Suite in Jazz Style for viola and piano
with Georgy Valtchev- vln; Danny Kim-vla;
Amir Eldan- cello and Lora Tchekoratova- pno

 

 

2014
28 Jan, 7pm UK, London Shortwave Cinema, SE1 3UN PULSE, commission from Royal Philharmonic Society, collaboration between composer Dobrinka Tabakova & filmmaker Ruth Paxton. Private View. info here

13 Feb, 9pm UK, Glasgow, The Arches

Official premiere of music and film collaboration ‘Pulse’, together with additional music- Urban Folk, Midnight, Halo and Frozen River Flows by Tabakova with images by Ruth Paxton, performed by Rolf Hind, Richard Uttley, Richard Benjafield, George Barton, Robert Camption Isabelle Carre. info here

14 Feb, 11am UK, Glasgow, Centre for Contemporary Art Discussion with Dobrinka Tabakova and Ruth Paxton on the film collaboration ‘Pulse’, led by Frances Morgan, the Wire.

7 March, 8-10pm  France, Lyon, Musée des Beaux Arts Arranoa Quartet perform Tabakova 'On a Bench in the Shade', Schubert 'The death and the maiden' and Germaine Tailleferre's string quartet. Part of the Musée des Beaux Arts 'Nocturnes' series, where the programme will be played 3 times during the night. info here

16 March, 7.30pm USA, Portland, Oregon, Community Music Center The US Premiere of "Insight" performed by the Free Marz String Trio at the closing concert of March Music Moderne IV. info here 

29 March, 7.30pm Hungary, Budapest, Budai Vigadó Suite in Old Style with Maxim Rysanov performed at the Budapest Spring Festival info here

15 April, 7.30pm  Germany, Detmold Konzerhaus Detmolder Kammerorchester, dir. Maxim Rysanov perform Tabakova Fantasy Homage to Schubert and Arpeggione Sonata arrangement, as well as works by Mozart, S. Akhunov and L. Desyatnikov. info here

21 May, 5pm  France, Cannes Film Festival Premiere of Jean Luc Godard's 'Adieu au langage' with the music of Kancheli, Tabakova, Silvestrov, Tchaikovsky, Beethoven and Schoenberg  

6 June, 7pm Bulgaria, Sofia, NDK Hall 6 Yana Burova and Fiammetta Tarli perform Rhodopa by Tabakova as well as works by Beethoven, Brahms and Britten. Part of Sofia Music Weeks International Festival.

8 June, 11.30apm Bulgaria, Plovdiv, Zala Saedinenie, History Museum Presentation of her work by Dobrinka Tabakova, with live music by the Pilekadone wind quintet. Part of the Balabanov's House Music Days Festival. Tickets here

13 June, 7pm Norway, Oslo, The Munch Museum Tine @ Munch Music Festival. Amongst the repertoire are compositions by Dobrinka Tabakova, Jean Francaix and Johannes Brahms. With Andreas Ottensamer (clarinet), Eli Kristin Hanssveen (soprano), Maxim Rysanov (viola), Andreas Brantelid (cello), Julien Quentin (piano), Gunnar Flagstad (piano) and Tine Thing Helseth (trumpet). info here

13 June, from 4.30pm BBC Radio 3 broadcast Roman Mints performs Spinning a Yarn for violin and hurdy-gurdy on BBC Radio 3 In Tune. Listen online for 7 days after broadcast here

6 July, 4pm  UK, London, Queen Elizabeth Hall Screening of PULSE with the score performed live. Part of the 2014 PRS for Music Foundation's New Music Biennial. All 20 new commissioned can be heard on the day and ENTRY IS FREE. info here

7 July, 8pm UK, Cheltenham, The Exmouth, 167 Bath Rd, GL53 7LX Screening of Pulse, part of Cheltenham Music Festivalinfo here

8 July, 7.30pm UK, Gloucester Cathedral Merton College, dir. Benjamin Nicholas premiere Tabakova ‘ Alma Mater Redemptoris’ as well as new Marian antiphons by Judith Weir, Hannah Kendall and Kerry Andrew.

16 July, 7pm Bulgaria, Varna, City Art Gallery Burov and friends perform a programme featuring Tabakova 'On a bench in the shade' as well as wroks by Schubert, Brahms and Vladigerov. info here

24 July, 7.30pm USA, Duluth MN, Weber Music Hall, University of MN Duluth Lake Superior Chamber Orchestra and violist Jonas Benson perform Tabakova Suite in Old Style. In the programme also are works by Butterworth, Kilar, Morgan and  Canning. info here

9 Aug, 7.30pm Bulgaria, Sofia, Fabrica 126 Closing multimedia event of Festival 180degrees, featuring Tabakova Insight for string trio. info here

16 Aug, 10.15pm UK, London, Royal Albert Hall Aurora Orchestra Late Night Prom featuring Tabakova Spinning a Yarn for hurdy-gurdy and violin; Mozart Symphony No. 40 and Benedict Mason's Meld. info here

10 Sept, 7pm UK, London, Halls of Bulgarian Embassy, 186-188 Queens Gate Pilekadone woodwind quintet perform Farkas-
Ancient Hungarian Dances; Hindemith-
Kleine Kammermusik; Holcombe-
A Tale of Three Cities and Tabakova- Three sketches. info here

17 Sept, 5pm Georgia, Batumi, Divan Suites, Ballroom Screening of PULSE at the Batumi International Art-House Film Festival info here

19 Sept, c.6pm UK, Bristol, Encounters Film Festival, TBA Screening of PULSE at Encounters Film Festival info here

6 Oct, 8pm UK, London, Putney,
Dryburgh Hall
Dobrinka Tabakova discusses with Peter Avis her approach to writing music for a variety of high-profile performers, venues and film makers.

13 Oct, 6.30pm UK, London, IMAX Cinema UK Premiere of Jean-Luc Godard's 'Adieu au langage'- a 3D, typically complex and mischievous disquisition on words, images, politics and the world as seen by a dog named Roxy. With the music of Kancheli, Beethoven, Silvestrov, Sibeius and Tabakova- Suite in Old Style II and Concerto for Cello & String II.

20 Oct, 7.30pm UK, London, Cadogan Hall Opening concert of London Festival of Bulgarian Culture with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra,  Martin Panteleev and Theodosii Spassov, featuring UK Premiere of Tabakova- Fantasie Homage to Schubert 

20 Oct, 7.30pm Bulgaria, Sofia,
Bulgarian National Radio Studio 1
Quartet MuzikAnts perform music by Vasks, Schuman and Tabakova 'On a bench in the shade'

24 Oct, 7pm Poland, Czestochowa,
Kordecki Hall
Maxim Rysanov conducts the Czestochowa Chamber Orchestra in a programme of Ireland, Ivancic, Schostakovich and Tabakova 'Suite in Old Style' 

28 Oct, 8pm Germany, Rutesheim,
Halle Bühl II
The Cello Akademie Rutesheim presents a concert featuring the Südwestdeutsches Kammerorchester Pforsheim, dir. J. Klumpp, solo Jens Peter Maintz in a programme including Boccherini, Sallinen, Schneider, Bruch, Sollima and Tabakova Concerto for Cello & Strings

5 Nov, 7pm Bulgaria, Sofia, Music Theatre Contemporary ballet company 'Arabesque' choreography competition finale, featuring the music of Goleminov, Tabakova, Arnaudov, Dundakov, Lubenov

11 Nov, 7.30pm UK, Lechworth, Spirella Ballroom Rysanov & friends perform new Tabakova string quintet- 'Organum Light'

13 Nov, 1.45pm Ireland, Cork, Gate Cinema Irish screening premiere of Pulse at the Cork Film Festival

18 Nov, 1pm UK, Cardiff, St David's Hall Clare Hammond performs music by Part, Metcalf, Woolrich, Panufnik and Tabakova 'Halo'

21, 23 Nov; 2 Dec Holland, Utrecht / Amsterdam / Tilburg Concertgebouw Kamerorkest with Amihai Grosz tour progamme featuring works by Mendelssohn, Dvorak, Brahms and Schubert Arpeggione Sonata arr. Tabakova

24 Nov, 3pm UK, Huddersfield, Phipps Hall Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival presents Tabakova: Halo, Midnight, Frozen River Flows, traditional gamelan music and the screening of the PULSE performed live by Ian Buckle, Richard Uttley, Richard Benjafield, George Barton, Rob Campion, Isabelle Carré. FREE ENTRY

24 Nov, 9.45pm UK, Nottingham,
Royal Concert Hall
Nottingham Classics' After Hours series presents Tabakova: Halo, Midnight, Frozen River Flows, traditional gamelan music and the screening of the PULSE performed live by Ian Buckle, Richard Uttley, Richard Benjafield, George Barton, Rob Campion, Isabelle Carré.

 

 

   
2013

20 Jan, 3.00pm  Hong Kong, Jockey Club Amphitheatre, HK Academy for Performing Arts A special adaptation which takes Saint-Saëns' Carnival of the Animals, and reshapes it to celebrate Chinese New Year, with specially composed additions by Dobrinka Tabakova. Artists include Haylie Ecker, Colleen Lee, Mark Lung, Evelyn Chang and principal members of the Hong Kong Philharmonic. Part of The HK international Chamber Music Festival info here

26 Jan, 7.30pm  Holland, Kleine Zaal Muziekgebouw Eindhoven Storioni Trio, Elias Quartet, Maxim Rysanov, Torleif Thedeen, Zapp4 perform Schubert (arr. Tabakova)- Fantasie in F minor; Martinu- Sextet
Martin- Piano Trio on Irish Folk Songs
Chausson- Concerto for piano, violin and string quartet info here

9 Feb Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia National Music Centre Georgia Philharmonic and Maxim Rysanov perform Tabakova Suite in Old Style. Entrance free!

16 Feb, 10pm BBC Radio 3 Pre-Hear with music for wind ensemble performed by Northern Sinfonia Winds, includind Three sketches by Dobrinka Tabakova iplayer

13 Feb, 8.30pm  Italy, Ferrara, Sala Estense Kremerata Baltica and Gidon Kremer perform Tabakova Dusk from Sun Triptych; Glass- Four American seasons; Serksnyte- Midsummernight song; Desyatnikov- Russian Seasons (selection); Raskatov- The seasons digest (selection) and Piazzolla/Desyatnikov- 4 seasons of Buenos Aires info here

18 Feb, 8.30pm  Italy, Turin, Auditorium Giovanni Agnelli Gidon Kremer & Kremerata Baltica perform Glass- Four American seasons; Serksnyte- Midsummernight song; Desyatnikov- Russian Seasons (selection); Raskatov- The seasons digest (selection); Tabakova- Dusk from Sun Triptych and Piazzolla/Desyatnikov- 4 seasons of Buenos Aires info here

6 March, 7.30pm Lithuanian National Philharmonic Hall, Vilnius "Looking for Schubert" project with Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra directed by Maxim Rysanov performing Schubert- Leiermann for viola string (arr Tabakova); Desyatnikov- Wie der alte Leiermann; Tabakova- new work;  Ahkunov 6:36 in company with Schubert; Schubert- Symphony No.5

22 March, 8pm UK, Cambridge, Science Festival Opus Anglicanum present a programme about Light. Texts compiled by Prof John Allen info here

23 April, 1.00pm BBC Radio 3 Britten Sinfonia at Lunch from West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge, featuring works by Britten, Lutoslawski and new commission 'On Colours' by Dobrinka Tabakova, iplayer

29 April, 7.00pm Germany, Baden-Baden, Benazet Saal Gidon Kremer & Kremerata Baltica perform Glass- Four American seasons; Serksnyte- Midsummernight song; Desyatnikov- Russian Seasons (selection); Raskatov- The seasons digest (selection); Tabakova- Dusk from Sun Triptych and Piazzolla/Desyatnikov- 4 seasons of Buenos Aires info here

15 May Ukraine, Kyiv National Philharmonic Hall Kyiv Soloists, directed by Maxim Rysanov present "Looking for Schubert" see 6 March for programme

June Radio Monalisa Dobrinka Tabakova is composer of the month on the online radio station with presenter Patricia Werner Leanse listen here

18 June, 3pm USA, New England Radio Broadcast of pieces from the CD 'String Paths' with presenter John Montanari listen here

23 June, 3pm UK, Alwinton, Alwinton Church Royal Northern Sinfonia Ensemble perform Tabakova wind quintet pieces together with Britten, Martinu and Dvorak info here

24 July, 8.00pm Germany, Kiel, Schloss Gidon Kremer & Kremerata Baltica perform worlks by Barkauskas, Pelecis, Weinberg, Desyatnikov, Piazzolla and Tabakova- Dusk from Sun Triptych as part of Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival  info here 

25 July, 8.00pm Germany, Husum, Nordsee Congress Centrum Gidon Kremer and Kremerata Baltica at Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival info here

27 July, 7.00pm & 28 July, 5.30pm Poland, Warsaw, Park Łazienkowski  Gidon Kremer and Kremerata Baltica at Zone of Silence Royal Baths Music Festival info here

17 Aug, 7.00pm Hungary, Kaposvar D. Tabakova 'Suite in Old Style' performed at Kaposfest by M. Rysanov, A. Kuls, G. Homoki, P. Bársony, D. Kokas, K.E. Sundquist info here

12 Oct, 7.00pm Latvia, Riga Great Guild Hall 'Looking for Schubert' programme includes Der Leiermann arr. and Fantasy Homage by D. Tabakova, with Sinfonietta Riga and Maxim Rysanov info here

15 Nov Germany, Frankfurt am Main, Gesellschaftshaus Palmengarten Sinfonietta Riga/Normunds Šnē and Kristina Blaumane perform D. Tabakova- Concerto for Cello & Strings at the closing concert of the European Cultural Days info here

2012

21 Jan, c 6.30am Klara Radio Belgium Frank Deleu presents the Goldberg segment including Tabakova's Modetudes performed by Evelyn Chang link

21 Feb, 9.00pm Serbia, Belgrade, Cultural Center Parobrod Ensemble Metamorphosis, Saša Mirkovic- viola/dir. perform Schmelzer- Balletto a 4 “Fechtschule” in G; Tabakova- Suite in Old Style; Respighi- Ancient Airs and Dances, Suite 3; Milosavljevic- RED; Jovanovic- "Winter" form Four Seasons info here 

19 Apr, 8.00pm USA, New York, Church of the  Ascension, Fifth Avenue at Tenth Street US premiere of On the South Downs, performed by Voices and Orchestra or Ascension, dir. Dennis Keene. Programme also includes Bora Yoon- Semaphore Conductus; Holst- Choral Hymns from the Rig-Veda and Haydn- Theresa Mass info here

19 Apr, 8.00pm Serbia, Kragujevac Concert Hall  Ensemble Metamorphosis, Saša Mirkovic- viola/dir. perform Biber- Batallia a 10; Tabakova- Suite in Old Style; Milosavljevic- RED; Bregovic- War; Respighi- Ancient Airs and Dances Suite; 
Jovanovic- "Winter" form Four Seasons 

23 Apr, 7.30pm UK, London, Wigmore Hall Razumovsky ensemble perform Schubert Fantasie in F minor, arr. Tabakova for string nonet. (UK premiere) also Bach- Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 and Mozart- Sinfonia Concertante info here

3 May, 8.00pm Serbia, Belgrade City Concert Hall Saša Mirkovic- viola and Vladimir Gligoric- piano perform Jovanovic- Belkantino; Tabakova- Suite in Jazz Style; Ensecu- Concert Piece; Cvijovic- Somewhere in Between; Clarke - Sonata

5 May, 6.30pm Portugal, Lisbon, Sao Luiz Teatro Municipal Concerto Moderno Ensemble, dir.Cesar Viana; solo viola- Natalia Tchitch perform Tabakova- Suite in Old Style and music by Takemitsu and Viana. 

8 Jul, 5.40pm UK, London, Westminster Abbey William Saunders performs Chorale for solo organ

23 Jul, 2.30pm UK, Hereford Cathedral World Premiere of Centuries of Meditations, a new commission for the Three Choirs Festival, performed by the Festival Youth Choir and Orchestra of the Swan, dir. David Hill. Programme also includes Debussy- Danse sacrée et danse profane and Faure- Requiem. info here

25 Jul, 3.30pm UK, Hereford Cathedral Choral evensong with Three Cathedral Choirs, dir.-Geraint Bowen, featuring Tabakova- Praise. Part of the Three Choirs Festival, live broadcast on Radio 3 info here

28 Jul, 5.00pm UK, London, St. Paul's Cathedral 'Praise' sung at choral evensong by Prometheus Singers, dir. William Saunders. Free entry

10 Aug Lithuania, Kaunas Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra with Sergey Krylov and Maxim Rysanov perform Mozart, Schubert/Tabakova and Desyatnikov

11 Aug, 6.00pm Lithuania, Tauragės kultūros centre, Palanga Music Festival "

2 - 6 Oct UK, Oxford Composer-in-residence at Oxford Chamber Music Festival with artistic director Priya Mitchell, Vilde Frang, Ilya Gringolts, Maxim Rysanov, Vladimir Mendelssohn, Julian Arp, Bjorg Vaernes Lewis, Katya Apekisheva, Alasdair Beatson, Natacha Kudritskaya and Nicholas Daniel info here

2 Oct, 8.00pm UK, Oxford, Sheldonian Theatre- Part of Oxford Chamber Music Festival Oxford Chamber Music Festival musicians and Oxford Philomusica perform Telemann, Vivaldi, Atterberg, Mendelssohn and UK Premiere of 
Tabakova Suite in Old Style info here

3 Oct, 7.30pm UK, Oxford, Jacqueline du Pré  Music Building- part of OCMF Beethoven Magic Flute Variations; Tabakova Rhodopa; Janacek In the Mist; Szymanowski Mythes; Ravel Piano Trio info here

4 Oct, 7.30pm UK, Oxford, Holywell Music Room- part of OCMF Schubert Wanderer Fantasy; Prokovieff 5 Melodies; Schumann Marchenbilder; Tabakova Whispered Lullaby; Beethoven Ghost Trio info here

5 Oct, 1.00pm UK, Oxford, Holywell Music Room- part of OCMF Janacek Pohadka; Tabakova Halo; Tchaikovsky Nutcraker Suite info here

5 Oct, 7.30pm UK, Oxford, Holywell Music Room- part of OCMF Ravel Gaspard de La Nuit; Schubert Fantasy for violin & piano; Tabakova Midnight; Schoenberg Verklarte Nacht info here

6 Oct, 1.00pm UK, Oxford, Holywell Music Room- part of OCMF Medtner 2 Fairy Tales; Tabakova Moreni; Britten Phasntasy Quartet; Paganini Le Streghe info here

6 Oct, 7.30pm UK, Oxford, Holywell Music Room- part of OCMF Prokovieff Romeo & Juliett Suite; Mussorgsky Pictures at an exhibition; Schubert F Minor Fantasy Arr. Tabakova; Franck Piano Quintet in F Minor info here

12 Oct, 7.30pm UK, Little Missenden Festival Maxim Rysanov and  Ashley Wass perform 
Bach; Dubgnon, Martinu and Tabakova Whispered Lullaby info here

12 Oct, c.10pm UK, Nottingham, Royal Concert Hall Northern Sinfonia wind players perform Tabakova- Strandzha firedancers, Shibuya morning and Horniman sunset, together with Higgins- After Fallout and Ferneyhough- Prometheus. Recorded for later broadcast by BBC Radio 3. info here

19 Oct, 7.30pm UK, Shipston, Townsend Hall Orchestra of the Swan, dir. David Curtis perform Tabakova- Centuries of Meditations, Faure- Requiem and Puccini- Cresentemi. info here

6 Nov, 7.30pm  UK, London, King's Place, Hall One London Festival of Bulgarian Culture. Chilingirian Quartet and guests perform Tabakova Moreni; Schumann Piano Quartet Op. 47; Mendelssohn String Octet Op.20 info here

30 Nov, 1.00pm  UK, Norwich, Assembly House Britten Sinfonia premiere new work alongside Britten Phantasy Quartet; Lutoslawski Dance Preludes and Britten Sinfonietta info here

4 Dec, 1.00pm  UK, Cambridge, West Road Concert Hall  

5 Dec, 1.00pm  UK, London, Wigmore Hall  info here

2011

8 Jan, 4.45pm UK, London, St. Paul’s Cathedral William Saunders plays Diptych for solo organ at evensong.

12 Feb, 1.00pm Sweden, Skeer, Orsa Martin Frost's Vinterfest
Schubert arr. Tabakova- Arpeggione Sonata; Shostakovich- Sonata; Hindemith- Trauermusik; Maxim Rysanov- viola, Kathryn Stott - piano
DalaSinfonietta

13 Feb, 11.00am Germany, Berlin, Bode-Museum The Staatskapelle Berlin Brunch concert series including Tabakova- On a bench in the shade; Schulhoff- Five pieces for string quartet; Ravel- String quartet performed by Laura Volkwein, Barbara Weigle, Julia Deyneka, Nikolaus Hanjohr-Popa info here

25 Feb, 7.30pm Latvia, Riga Great Guild Hall Sinfonietta Rīga, Conductor: Normunds Šnē, Kristīne Blaumane, violoncello
Perform: Ilona Breģe- Chamber Symphony; Schoenberg- Chamber Symphony op. 9; Dobrinka Tabakova- Concerto for Cello & Strings; Tapio Tuomela- The Escape Ladder info here

1 March Spain, Menorca, Mahon Mahon Chamber Orchestra, M. Rysanov and A. Sitkovetsky perform Schubert/arr. Tabakova- Arpeggione Sonata; Phantasie in F moll, Tabakova- Suite in Old Style; Mozart- Sinfonia Concertante

2 April, 7.00pm Lithuania, Vilnius National Philharmonic Hall Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra, Kristīne  Blaumane, Roman Mints and Maxim Rysanov perform: Tabakova- Concerto for Cello & Strings; Suite in Old Style; Sun Triptych and Schnittke- Triple Concerto info here

2 April, 7.30pm USA, Milledgeville, GA 31061, First Baptist Church       Voices of Earth Dr. Jennifer Morgan Flory directs Georgia College Choral Ensembles, University Chorus, Women’s Ensemble, Max Noah Singers in programme including Tabakova Of the Sun Born

4 April, 10.00pm UK, London, Queen Elizabeth Hall foyer The Goldberg Project, members of Britten Sinfonia lead by Tom Gould premiere 13 new Goldberg variations info here

28 April UK, Colne, The Muni Theatre Manchester Camerata, conductor: Nicholas Collon, violin- Thomas Gould perform Stravinsky- Dumbarton Oaks; Schubert arr. Tabakova- Arpeggione Sonata; Adams- Shaker Loops; Copland- Appalachian Spring info here

29 April UK, Stafford, Gatehouse Theatre as above

1 May, 10.00am UK, London, St. Paul’s Cathedral Aurora Nova, dir Patrick Craig perform Jubilate at mattins

21 May, 7.30pm UK, Sheringham, St Peter’s Parish Church Orchestra of the Swan, dir. David Curtis perform
Mozart Divertimento in F, K138; Tabakova Belltower in the Clouds; Bartok Romanian Dances; Tchaikovsky Serenade in C info here

8 June, 8.00pm USA, New York, Church of the  Ascension Voices of Ascension, dir Dennis Keene, perform a concert to inaugurate the Manton Organ. Programme includes Kodály Missa Brevis, Chiayu Five Essences for solo organ, and winners of the 2011 Sorel Medallion Composition Competition- Dorothy Frisch, Marilyn Shrude, and Dobrinka Tabakova.info here

25 June, 11am Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria Concert Hall Sofia Soloists, dir Plamen Djouroff perform Richard Strauss Metamorphosen; Dmitri Shostakovich Concerto for Piano,Trumpet and Strings No. 1; Dobrinka Tabakova Sun Triptych, Benjamin Britten Simple Symphony in the closing concert of International Sofia Music Weeks. info here

26 June, 8.00pm Germany, Berlin, Philharmonie Kammermusiksaal Spectrum Concerts Berlin. Janine Jansen and friends perform Tabakova Such Different Paths, Korngold String sextet, Isang Yun Together and Mendelssohn String octet. info here

16 July, 6.00am &

21 July, 3.00pm

BBC Radio 4 Open Country programme: The South Downs- an inspirational landscape, featuring interview and extracts from On the South Downs. Available online here

8 Aug Australia, Port Macquarie, Glasshouse Australian Chamber Orchestra on tour with Tom Goul, performing Schubert Arpeggione arrangement. Details here

10 Aug Australia, Grafton, Clarence Valley Conservatorium as above

12 Aug Australia, Cleveland, Redland Performing Arts Centre    "

13 Aug Australia, Nambour, Nambour Civic Centre    "

14 Aug Australia, Gladstone, Gladstone Entertainment Centre    "

16 Aug Australia, Rockhampton, Pilbeam Theatre    "

18 Aug Australia, Mackay Entertainment Centre    "

19 Aug Australia, Cairns, Cairns Civic Centre    "

14 Sept USA, New York,
Symphony Space, 2537 Broadway at 95th Street
Elmira Darvarova and Tomoko Kanamaru perform Clara Schumann - 3 Romances for Violin and Piano; Rebecca Clarke- Midsummer
Moon; Sylvie Bodorova - Gypsy Ballad; Amy Beach - Romance; Lera Auerbach - Preludes for Violin & Piano; Dobrinka Tabakova - Whispered Lullaby and Dancing on Cobbled Streets and Lili Boulanger - Nocturne at the 2011 New York Chamber Music Festival info here

7 Oct Lithuania,
Radviliskis Culture Center
Mozart- Sinfonia Concertante, Schubert- Arpeggione arrangement and Tabakova- Suite in Old Style performed by Alexander Sitkovetsky, Maxim Rysanov and Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra

 7 Oct, 6pm Lithuania, Klaipėda Concert Hall Klaipėda Chamber Orchestra; Mindaugas Bačkus; Džeraldas Bidva; Cond. Gediminas Gelgotas perform Peter Hamel – The arrow of time; Gediminas Gelgotas – Echoes for a Thousand Years;  Dobrinka Tabakova – Sun Triptych; Michael Nyman – The Piano info here

12-13 Oct Australia, Melbourne Alexander Sitkovetsky, Maxim Rysanov and Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra tour Vivaldi, Mozart, Schubert, Kancheli, Woolrich, Tabakova at the Melbourne Festival info here

16-18 Nov Spain, Valladolid Orquesta Sinfonica de Castilla y Leon and Maxim Rysanov perform Telemann- Viola Concerto;
Schubert- Arpeggione arr.; Woolrich- Ulyses Awakes; Tabakova- Suite in Old Style;
Schubert/Tabakova- Fantasy in F minor
arr. for strings info here

 3 Dec, 7.30pm UK, Breinton, Heath House Road GU22 0RD Woking  Katya Apekisheva performs Schubert- Piano Sonata in A minor; Schumann- Kinderszenen; Tabakova- ‘Halo’; Mussorgsky- Pictures at an Exhibition info here

 18 Dec, 7pm UK, London, Cadogan Hall Stankov Ensemble; English Chamber Orchestra, cond. Yordan Kamdzhalov; London Bulgarian Choir perform Mozart- Symphony No. 29; Vladigerov- Second Suite for strings; Tabakova- Zvezdna nosht (WP) and Traditional Bulgarian Christmas blessings and Orthodox chants (arr. K. Todorov); info here

 22 Dec, 7.30pm UK, London, Wigmore Hall Katya Apekisheva performs Schubert- Piano Sonata in A minor; Schumann- Kinderszenen; Tabakova- ‘Halo’; Mussorgsky- Pictures at an Exhibition info here

 24 Dec, 10.30pm USA, Los Angeles, St. John's Cathedral  Edward Tipton and St. John's Cathedral Choir perform Syng, hevin imperiall at Choral Eucharist info here

2010

8 Jan, 7.30pm UK, London, Wigmore Hall Guitarist Milos Karadaglic performs: Sor- Variations on a Theme of Mozart; Bach- Prelude and Fugue from Lute Partita (suite) in C minor BWV997; Villa-Lobos- Prelude No. 1; Valsa – Chôro Étude No.11; Étude No. 12; Albéniz- Asturias; Gerhard- Fantasia; Dobrinka Tabakova- Compass suite for solo guitar (world première); Carlo Domeniconi- Koyunbaba- info here 

17 Jan, 3.30pm Austria, Vienna, Musikverein Janine Jansen (play/direct) with Academy of St. Martin in the Fields perform: Tabakova- "Such different paths" (WP of orch.); Mozart- Violin Concerto No.3 D-Dur KV 216; Mozart- Adagio in E-Dur KV 261 und Rondo in B-Dur KV 269 (KV 261a); Tchaikovsky- Serenade for sting orchestra C-Dur op. 48- info here 

18 Jan, 7.30pm Germany, Hamburg, Laeiszhalle As above  info here 

19 Jan, 8.00pm Germany Wuppertal, Stadthalle As above  info here 

20 Jan, 8.00pm Germany, Nürnberg, Meistersingerhalle As above  info here 

22 Jan, 8.00pm Germany, Munich, Prinzregententheater As above  info here 

23 Jan, 8.00pm Serbia, Belgrade, Kolarac Hall As above

24 Jan, 11.00am Germany, Schloss Elmau Gidon Kremer and Kremerata Baltica perform: Mozart- Concerto for Violin KV 211; Dobrinka Tabakova- "Sun Triptych"; Haydn- Concerto for piano and solo violin F-Dur Hob. XVIII:6; Mozart- Piano concerto KV 271 "Jeunehomme"-info here 

25 Jan, 7.30pm Austria, Klagenfurt, Konzerthaus As above  info here 

27 Jan, 11.00am Austria, Salzburg, Mozarteum Gidon Kremer and Kremerata Baltica perform: Dobrinka Tabakova- "Sun Triptych"; Mozart- Concerto for Violin KV 219; Schnittke- Suite im Alten Stil; Mozart- Piano concerto KV 271 "Jeunehomme"  info here 

29 Jan, 9.00pm Italy, Milan, Sala Verdi del Conservatorio - Teatro Dal Verme Gidon Kremer and Kremerata Baltica perform: Dobrinka Tabakova- "Sun Triptych"; Mozart- Concerto for violin KV 219; Kancheli- "Valse-Boston"; Haydn- Concerto for Piano and Orchestra D-Dur op. 21 Hob XVIII: 11

30 Jan, 5.30pm Italy, Rome, Aula Magna della Sapienza Universita' di Roma As above

4 Feb, 1.00pm UK, Leicester, New Walk Museum Maxim Rysanov and Katya Apekisheva perform: Bach- Da Gamba Sonata no 3; Tabakova- Suite in Jazz Style; Stravinsky- Pulcinella (arr for viola and piano) info here 

5 Feb, 6.00pm UK, London, Greenwich, St Alfege Church Yana Burova (violin) and Vesselina Koleva (piano) perform Beethoven- Sonata No.1 in D; Tabakova- Rhodopa; Janacek- Sonata for violin and piano in B; Bartok- Six Rumanian Dances info here 

5 Feb, 8.00pm Turkey, Istanbul, İş Sanat Gidon Kremer and Kremerata Baltica perform: Dobrinka Tabakova- "Sun Triptych"; Mozart- Concerto for Violin KV 219; Schnittke- Suite im Alten Stil; Haydn- Concerto for Piano and Orchestra D-Dur op. 21 Hob XVIII: 11  info here 

6 Feb, 8.00pm UK, Eastleigh, The Point Milos Karadglic performs Compass for solo guitar at the Southampton Classical Guitar Society concert series info here

7 Feb, 3.00pm UK, Vinehall Music Society Maxim Rysanov and Katya Apekisheva perform: Bach- Da Gamba Sonata no 3; Tabakova- Suite in a Jazz Style; Schubert- Arpeggione Sonata; Stravinsky- Pulcinella (arr for viola and piano) info here 

20 Feb, 7.30pm USA, First Lutheran Church, Galesburg, IL Laura Lane directs the Nova Singers in a programme entitled: Morning Light and Evening Rest (programme below)

21 Feb, 4.00pm USA, First Congregational Church, Moline Programme: William Byrd- Haec dies quam fecit, Dominus, Justorum animae; Johannes Brahms- Warum ist das Licht gegeben, Op. 74, No. 1; Gabriel Fauré- Cantique de Jean Racine; Indian Raga, arr. Ethan Sperry- Desh; Gyorgy Ligeti- Éjszaka (Night) and Reggel (Morning); Dobrinka Tabakova- Of the Sun Born; Morten Lauridsen- Soneto de la Noche, Sure on this Shining Night; Michael Dellaira- The Campers at Kitty Hawk; arr. Anders Paulsson- Deep River; arr. Jonathan Quick- Loch Lomond; Bradley Ellingboe- Be Music, Night; Jaakko Mäntyjärvi- Double Double, Toil and Trouble  info here 

19 Mar, 8.30pm  France, Amiens, Auditorium Henri Dutilleux Recital by Svetlin Roussev (violin) and Dimitar Bodurov (piano) including solo improvisation and new work by Bodurov and Tabakova Whispered Lullaby info here

22 Mar, 6.00pm UK, London St. Paul’s Cathedral Ipswich School Chapel Choir, dir. Andrew Leech, organ William Saunders perform Praise, Laudate Dominum, Chorale at Evensong

7 Apr, 8.00pm USA, Chicago, IL, Symphony Center Julian Rachlin and Academy of St. Martin in the Fields tour USA with: Grieg- Holberg Suite; Beethoven arr. Tognetti- Violin Sonata No.9 in A major “Kreutzer”; Schubert arr. Tabakova- Arpeggione Sonata for Viola and Strings; Piazzolla arr. Desyatnikov- Four Seasons of Buenos Aires  info here 

10 Apr Italy, Vercelli Maxim Rysanov and Vercelli Chamber orchestra perform:Tabakova- Suite in Old Style; Schubert- Arpeggione Sonata (arr. Tabakova); Mozart- Sinfonia Concertante at the Viotti Festival info here

10 Apr, 8.00pm USA, Indianapolis, IN, Clowes Memorial Hall See 7th April

11 Apr, 2.00pm UK, Flitwick Bell Tower in the Clouds performed by Orchestr of the Swan and Bedfordshire County Orchestra, cond. Jan Kaznowski

17 Apr, 8.00pm USA, Newport News, VA, Ferguson Center Concert Hall See 7th April

18 Apr, 4.00pm USA, Fairfax, VA, Concert Hall, George Mason University See 7th April

25 Apr, 12 noon UK, Cambridge, Kettle’s Yard Joby Burgess and musicians from the South Bank Gamelan Orchestra perform traditional pieces, Tabakova- The Welcoming of Spring for 3 gamelan players and percussion and works by Robert Campion and Daniel March.

28 Apr, 7.00pm Lithuania, Vilnius Maxim Rysanov and Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra perform: Schubert- Arpeggione Sonata (arr. Tabakova); Tabakova- Suite in Old Style; Mozart- Sinfonia Concertante info here

21 May, 1.00pm UK, Norwich, Assembly House Milos Karadalic performs Compass Suite for solo guitar

9 June, 8.30pm Italy, Florence Teatro Comunale di Firenze Gidon Kremer and Kremerata Baltica perform: Vivaldi- Four Seasons; Raminta Šerkšnytė- Midsummer Song;  Dobrinka Tabakova- Sun Triptych; Tchaikovsky arr. Raskatov- Seasons Digest; Piazzolla arr. Desyatnikov- The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires info here

6 July, 3.00pm UK, Quenington, St Swithin's Church Milos Karadaglic performs Compass for solo guitar at the Cheltenham International Music Festival info here

16 July, 5.00pm BBC Radio 3 Broadcast of Suite in Jazz Style (III): viola- Maxim Rysanov; piano- Katya Apekisheva, on In Tune Available 7 days online here http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/ 

21 July, 7.30pm UK, Folkstone, Holy Trinity Church William Saunders premieres Dyptich for solo organ

22 July, 1.05pm UK, London, St Mary-at-Hill Recitals by William Saunders, including Dyptich for solo organ, see www.william-saunders.net for details

1 Aug, 3.00pm UK, Wotton-under-Edge, St Mary the Virgin as above

3 Aug, 1.00pm UK, Tewkesbury Abbey "

7 Aug 12noon Germany, Hamburg, St Michaelis Haupkirche "

31 Aug, 1.10pm UK, Bath Abbey "

5 Sept, 5.45pm UK, London, Westminster Abbey "

7 Sept, 8.15pm The Netherlands, Amsterdam, Orgelpark Such Different Paths for string septet shortlisted for the Gaudeamus International Music Week. Programme to include works by Ann Cleare, Jacob Adler and Ji-sun Yang. Performed by Doelenkwartet info here

8 Oct, 8.00pm Hong Kong, Auditorium Kwai Tsing Theatre Premiere of concerto for piano 'The Quest', performed at musicarama festival. Soloist- Evelyn Chang and City Chamber Orchestra of Hong Kong

9 Oct, 7.30pm UK, Brentwood Cathedral Disk Launch- Animal Parade, performed by William Saunders

23 Nov, 8.30pm France, Clermont Ferrand, Maison de la Culture - Salle Jean Cocteau Maxim Rysanov, Orchestre d'Auvergne, cond. Christoph Poppen, perform Suite in Old Style and Schubert Arpeggione arr. info here

26 Nov, 7.30pm UK, London, St James's Piccadilly Ivo Stankov- violin, Kristine Blaumane- cello, with Sofia Soloists Ensemble, cond. Plamen Djouroff, perform Dawn and Day from Sun Triptych as part of the London Festival of Bulgarian Culture

27 Nov, 2.15pm France, Paris, Salle Gaveau Carolyn Stuart, Svetozar Ivanov perform Whispered Lullaby as part of Paris Bulgarian Culture Day. info here

14 Dec France, Marseille Suite in Jazz Style and works by Schubert, Faure and Shostakovich performed by Maxim Rysanov and  Eldar Nebolsin

19 Dec Spain, Valladolid Suite in Jazz Style and works by Schubert, Schumann, Faure, Ravel, Debussy, Dubugnon, Saint Saens performed by M. Rysanov, K. Blaumane and J. Katsnelson

24 Dec Ukraine, Kramatorsk as above

     
 

 

2009

10th Jan, 3.30pm UK, Peterborough Cathedral Ipswich School Choir premiere new anthem for the school

21st Jan, 6.30pm UK, Windsor Auditorium, Royal Holloway University new noise perform Frozen River Flows

28th Jan, 1.10pm UK, Manchester, Bridgewater Hall      Maxim Rysanov and Katya Apekisheva premiere Suite in Jazz Style - info here 

18th Feb, 2.15pm BBC Radio 3 Broadcast of Suite in Old Style: viola- Maxim Rysanov; BBC NOW, cond. Michel Dworzynski. Available 7 days online here http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/ 

25th Feb UK, Cardiff Maxim Rysanov and BBC NOW, conductor Nicholas Braithwaite record arrangement of Schubert’s Arpeggione sonata for future broadcast

4th March, 1.00pm BBC Radio 3 Broadcast of Suite in Jazz Style: viola- Maxim Rysanov; piano- Katya Apekisheva. Available 7 days online here http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/ 

4-7th March      USA, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Iowa State University Choir, dir. Dr. James Rodde, perform Of the Sun Born at the American Choral Directors Association National Convention

5th March, 6.30pm      Sweden, Falun, Kristinehallen Kristine Blaumane and Dala Sinfonietten, dir. M Rysanov, perform Concerto for Cello and Strings

7th March, 5.00pm

Sweden, Ludvika, Aveny Folkets Hus

Kristine Blaumane and Dala Sinfonietten, dir. M Rysanov, perform Concerto for Cello and Strings

3rd April 8pm UK, Bromsgrove, Artrix    new noise perform Frozen River Flows - info here 

23th May, 7.30pm UK, London ,Cadogan Hall

Julian Rachlin and Academy of St. Martin in the Fields perform arrangement of Schubert’s Arpeggione for solo viola and strings- info: www.asmf.org/html/concerts/23-may-09.html 


20th June, 8pm Latvia, “Ave Sol " concert hall, Riga Youth choir Kamer... perform World Sun Songs

21st June, 7.30pm Taiwan, Taipei National Recital Hall Evelyn Chang solo piano recital to include Modetudes and Nocturne

2nd July, 8.30pm Germany, Stimmen- Festival Lörrach Youth choir Kamer... perform World Sun Songs

3rd July, 7.30pm UK, Chichester, St Paul's Church Premiere of On the South Downs with Natalie Clein- cello, Chichester Pro Camerata and local schools choirs

3rd July, 8pm Hong Kong, City Hall Concert Hall Evelyn Chang solo album launch recital to include Modetudes and Nocturne, info here

7th July, 11am UK, Cheltenham Suite in Jazz Style, Maxim Rysanov- viola; Ashely Wass- piano, info here

7th July, 8pm Slovenia, Ljubljana Youth choir Kamer... perform World Sun Songs, info here

17th July UK, Blackthorpe Barn Suite in Jazz Style. Viola- Maxim Rysanov; piano- Yevgeni Samoyloff

17th July, 1pm UK, St Edmundsbury Cathedral William Saunders premieres Chorale for organ and tours around the UK and Germany, details here

24th July, 12.30pm UK, St Stephen Walbrook, London                            "

28th July, 1.10pm UK, St Mary-le-Tower, Ipswich                            "

6th Aug, 8pm      Germany, NikolaiKirche, Plon                            "

9th Aug, 6pm Germany, Peter-Paul-Kirche, Bad Oldesloe                            "

10th Aug Germany, Niendorf                            "

19th Sept, 7pm Russia, Small Hall of Moscow Conservatory Maxima-Fest Suite in Jazz Style performed by Maxim Rysanov and Jakov Katsnelson

20th Sept Russia, Ples                            "

20th Oct, 8pm Germany, Chamber Music Hall, Berlin Philharmonie Suite in Jazz Style performed by Maxim Rysanov and Jakov Katsnelson at Spectrum concerts

4th Nov Spain, Bilbao Suite in Jazz Style performed by Maxim Rysanov and  Eldar Nebolsin

8th Nov, 1.30pm UK, Surrey, Yehudi Menuhin School Launch of ABRSM Spectrum for Violin series with Alexandra Wood and Thalia Myers

12th Nov, 7pm Russia, Small Hall of Moscow Conservatory Maxima-Fest Such different paths performed by Brovtsyn, Sitkovetsky, Deineka, Rysanov, Blaumane, Andrianov

27th Dec, 2.00pm The Netherlands, Utrecht, Vredenburg Leidsche Rijn Opening concert of Utrecht International Chamber Music Concert: Tabakova- Such Different Paths (Netherlands premiere); Mendelssohn- Concert for Violin in d; Vivaldi- Concert for four violins in b, op.3 nr.10; Elgar- Serenade for strings in e, op. 20; Janine Jansen, Eva van Haaften, Rosanne Philippens, Amarins Wierdsma,Julia-Maria Kretz; Benjamin Marquise Gilmore, Amihai Grosz; Boris Andrianov, Maarten Jansen, Jens Peter Maintz; Stacey Watton; Jan Jansen and Nederlands Jeugd Strijkorkest- info here 
 
2008

4th Jan, 6.00pm Broadcast on BBC Radio 3 Pirin for solo viola performed by Maxim Rysanov

22nd Jan, 7.30pm Germany, Berlin Philharmonie   Such different Paths for string septet premiered by Janine Jansen and friends at Spectrum Concerts - info here 

15th Feb, 7.00pm Sweden, Vinterfest Maxim Rysanov and DalaSinfoniettan perform Suite in Old Style ‘The Court Jester Amareu’ at Martin Frost’s Vinterfest, Sweden - info here 

13 April, 2.30pm UK, Christ Church Highbury, London N5 1SA Alenka Ponjavic sings Songs for all Seasons

2nd June Spain, Malaga, Museo Picasso Pirin, Maxim Rysanov

29th June Latvia, Sigulda Festival Kremerata Baltica and Maxim Rysanov perform Suite in Old Style

3rd and 4th July      Latvia, Riga University “Riga Youth choir Kamer…” premiere Of the Sun Born as part of the World Sun Songs project

11-13th July     Austria, Lockenhaus Festival Kremerata Baltica and Maxim Rysanov perform Suite in Old Style

22nd July, 10pm UK, Doncaster, CoMA Festival Summer School new noise perform Frozen River Flows

24th – 26th July Denmark, Copenhagen, World Choral Symposium “Riga Youth choir Kamer…” perform Of the Sun Born

15th August The Netherlands, Amsterdam Concertgebouw Julian Rachlin and Amsterdam Sinfonietta perform arrangement of Schubert’s Arpeggione for solo viola and strings

23rd Sept UK, Cardiff, BBC Broadcasting House  BBC NOW Strings, Michel Dworzynski and Maxim Rysanov record Suite in Old Style

20th October The Netherlands,Amsterdam Muziekgebouw Kristine Blaumane and Amsterdam Sinfonietta premiere Concerto for Cello and Strings at the Amsterdam Cello Biennale - info here 

25-28th October Poland Tour Ipswich School Choir Poland tour, programme includes Praise for choir & organ

25th Oct, 6pm  Poland, Church of St Bernard’s, Kraków

26th Oct, 6.30pm Poland, St Joseph’s Church in Podgorze/ Kraków

27th Oct, 6.45pm Poland, St Anna’s Church, Zabrze

28th Oct, 7pm  Poland, St Margaret and St Katherine Parish Church, Kety

30th October Finland, Joensuu Ivan Moody conducts Joenssu University Orthodox Choir in premiere of Troparion for Ivan Rilski

30th Oct-1st Nov USA, Cincinatti, Ohio Iowa State University Choir, dir. Dr. James Rodde, perform Of the Sun Born at the National Collegiate Choral Organization National Convention

1st Nov, 8pm UK, Hinxworth, Hertfordshire Orchestra of the Swan perform Bell Tower in the Clouds - info here 

12th Nov,1.15pm UK, Bristol, Victoria Rooms new noise perform Frozen River Flows - info here 

13th Nov,1.10pm UK, Manchester, The Cosmo Rodewald Concert Hall new noise perform Frozen River Flows - info here

 

2007

21st January- 7.30pm, Moscow Conservatoire, Rachmaninov Hall, Maxim Rysanov & friends premiere Suite in Old Style 'The Court Jester Amareu' 


13th February, 7.30pm - New Noise perform Frozen River Flows at Frith Hall, University of Sheffield


25th February, 6.00pm - Gidon Kremer, Kristina Blaumane and Kremerata Baltica premiere Dawn in Kronberg, Germany


 

18th April, 12.00noon - Ossian Ensemble with Clemens Koelbl perform Morning Song at the Austrian Cultural Forum as part of Soundings III, 28 Rutland Gate, London


 

19th April, 18.45 - Ossian Ensemble perform Frozen River Flows (arr. for flute, clarinet, violin and cello) at the Austrian Cultural Forum as part of Soundings III, 28 Rutland Gate, London


 

20th April, - Max Rysanov and Evelyn Chang perform Whispered Lullaby at Hinchingbrooke House [http://www.hhpac.co.uk/artscentre.htm]


 

5th May, 7.30pm - New Noise perform Frozen River Flows at the York Spring Festival, University of York


 

12th May, 5pm - Choir of Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge, perform Et nobis puer natus est at St Pancras Contemporary Church Music Festival, St. Pancras, Euston, London


 

28th May, 7.30pm - Max Rysanov and Evelyn Chang perform Whispered Lullaby at Wigmore Hall, London


 

24th July, 9.30pm - Max Rysanov and Evelyn Chang perform Whispered Lullaby in Ancona, Italy, details here (http://www.musicamuseo.it/musicamuseo/0703rysanov.htm)


 

28th July to 13th August - Ricciotti Ensemble premiere Three Comic Sketches on tour in Holland, Romania and Bulgaria - www.ricciotti.nl


 

4th to 6th September - Nicholas Daniel premieres and tours new commission Moraines for oboe, piano and string quartet in Boyana Residence, Sofia and State Theatre, Haskovo, Bulgaria


 

9th September, 11am - Maxim Rysanov, Janine Jansen, Julian Rachlin play Suite in Old Style 'The Court Jester Amareu' at the Julian Rachlin and Friends festival in Dubrovnik, Croatia (http://www.julianrachlin.com/index.php?cccpage=jrf_concerts&set_z_jrf_concerts=43 )


 

16th September, 7.30pm - Nicholas Daniel performs new piece Moraines for oboe, piano and string quartet at the Leicester International Music Festival, UK  (http://www.alertyou.net/demolmf/index)


 

23rd September, 6.30pm -  Angel Valchinov (violin) gives US Premieres of Rhodopa and Dancing on Cobbles Streets (violin & piano) at the Boston University of Fine Arts Concert Hall, USA


 

3rd October, 7.00pm - ASCH Trio perform Insight at the Rudens Chamber Music Festival, Riga, Latvia


 

30th October, 7.30pm - Maxim Rysanov performs Pirin suite for solo viola at Aula Magna dell'Università la Sapienza, Rome, Italy


 

11th November, 8.15pm - Max Rysanov and Evelyn Chang perform Whispered Lullaby in Auditorio Eduardo del Pueyo, Zaragosa, Spain


 

5th December, 5.30pm - Chapel Choir of Ipswich School perform Praise at Ely Cathedral, UK


 

27th December, 8.30pm - Kammerorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks and Maxim Rysanov, perform Suite in Old Style 'The Court Jester Amareu'  at International Chamber Music Festival, Utrecht , Netherlands, http://www.kamermuziekfestival.nl 


 

2006

12th January- 7.30pm, Moscow Conservatoire, Rakhmaninov Hall, Homecoming Festival. Insight, performed by the ASCH Trio



24th January- 8.00pm, Arts Hall, University of Wales, Lampeter. newnoise perform Frozen River Flows



26th February- 4.00pm, Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue, New York. Praise performed by the St. Thomas Church Choir at Evensong



7th April- 7.30pm, Kingsley College, Redditch, UK. World premiere of settings to Shakespearean Sonnets to Sundry Notes of Music performed by the Orchestra of the Swan, cond. David Curtis, soprano- Claire Booth



22nd June- 10pm, Corsham Festival, newnoise perform Frozen River Flows



25th December- 6.00pm, Gallery of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts, Belgrade. Mina Miletic performs Halo


 

2005

26th January- 8pm, Westminster Theatre, Chancellor's Building, Keele University- ASCH Trio perform 'Insight' - Keele Concerts Booking Office Tel. 01782 584169



31st January- 7.30pm, Civic Hall, Stratford-upon-Avon- Orchestra of the Swan, conducted by Nicholas Cleobury perform première of string orchestra commission ‘Bell Tower in the Clouds’ as part of the Tippett Centenary celebrations -Booking/ticket information: 01789 207 100/ www.civichall.co.uk 14 Rother Street, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire



1st February- 7.30pm, Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham- Orchestra of the Swan perform ‘Bell Tower in the Clouds’ - 01242 227 979/ boxoffice@cheltenham.gov.uk



4th February- 1.15pm, Bishopsgate Hall, Bishopsgate, London EC2- Bronte String Quartet perform ‘On a bench in the shade’ in the launch concert for the Sounds Underground music festival



18th February- 6.30pm, National Portrait Gallery, London- New Noise perform new piece ‘Frozen River Flows’ for oboe and tuned percussion. Admission Free.



26th February- 7.30pm, Moscow Conservatoire, Rakhmaninov Hall, Roman Mints ensemble perform ‘Frozen River Flows’ arrangement for accordion, violin & double bass



2nd March- 7.30pm, Keele Concerts Society Orchestra of the Swan perform ‘Bell Tower in the Clouds’ - Keele Concerts Booking Office Tel. 01782 584169



4th March- 1.10pm, Aula Maxima, Department of Music UCC, Ireland- Duncan Honeybourne performs ‘Halo’ for solo piano. Admission Free.



18th March- 1.00pm, Classicalive exhibition at Olympia, London, Maxim Rysanov performs solo viola suite ‘Pirin’



27th March- 5pm, Bulgarian National Radio, Sofia, Studio 1, Vassilena Krastanova performs ‘Midnight’ and ‘Halo’ for solo piano



22nd April- 7.30pm, Bedworth Civic Hall, Orchestra of the Swan perform ‘Bell Tower in the Clouds’



13th May- 7pm, Music Hall, Guildhall School of Music & Drama, London, GSMD String Ensemble perform ‘Bell Tower in the Clouds’



4th June- 7.30pm, St George's Church, Brailes, Orchestra of the Swan perform ‘Bell Tower in the Clouds’



21st June- 6pm, Royal Festival Hall, London, Philharmonia players perform ‘The Nightingale’ as part of the Music of Today Hans Christian Andersen centenary celebration



July- 7.30pm, Lockenhaus Festival, Austria. ASCH Trio perform ’Insight’ at Gidon Kremer’s Summer Festival.



14th July- 7.30pm, Pittville Pump Room, Cheltenham, The Festival Players perform new commission ‘Golden Singers’ as part of the Cheltenham Festival of Music  



26th July- 7.30pm, Petworth Festival, Leconfield Hall, Petworth. new noise perform ‘Frozen River Flows’



24th November- 7.30pm, The Warehouse, 13 Theed Street, London SE1, new noise perform ‘Frozen River Flows’ at The Bmic’s Cutting Edge series



27th November- 5.30pm, Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford. Stephen Darlington & the Christ Church Cathedral choir perform premiere of ‘Et nobis puer natus est’ at Advent Carol Service



18th December - 10pm, CBC 2, Canada, 'Concerto for Viola & Strings' broadcast on the Two New Hours programme. Details here  




2004

7th January- 7.30pm Park Lane Group, Purcell Room, South Bank
Evelyn Chang performs ‘Midnight’ for solo piano in this series showcasing talented young performers        Box office no: 44 020 7960 4242



5th February- 1.00pm Poole Arts Centre, Poole, Richard Benjafield and Stephen Gutman perform ‘What strikes the clocke…?’



7th February- 11.00am, St. Paul’s Cathedral - London, ‘Jubilate’, sung by Aurora Nova



16th February- 7.30pm St. John’s Smith Square, London
World Premiere of the Concerto for Viola and Strings ‘The Song of the Enchanting Viola’. Performed by Maxim Rysanov and the Russian Chamber Orchestra of London
Box Office no: 020 7222 1061



23rd February- 1.00pm Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Silk Street, London EC2
Performance of ‘The Song of the Enchanting Viola’ by the Guildhall Chamber Orchestra



24th February- 1.00pm Bishopsgate Hall, Bishopsgate, London EC2
Performance of ‘The Song of the Enchanting Viola’ by the Guildhall Chamber Orchestra



6th July- 3pm, St. Peter's Church, Winchcombe Cheltenham International Festival of Music, premiere of the commission 'On a bench in the shade' performed by the Bronte Quartet



15th September- 1pm, Weymouth College, Weymouth, Halo for solo piano performed by Duncan Honeybourne



31st October- from 10am, South Bank Centre, London Richard Benjafield and Stephen Gutman present the complete 'What strikes the Clocke…?' project including Dobrinka's piece of the same name, as part of the Birtwistle weekend



3rd November- 7pm, Zala Bulgaria, Sofia, Bulgaria Concerto for Viola & Strings performed by Maxim Rysanov and the Classic FM orchestra

2003

5th January- 11.00am, St. Paul’s Cathedral - London, ‘Jubilate’, sung by Aurora Nova



12th January- 7.30pm, Moscow Conservatoire, Rakhmaninov Hall, Homecoming Festival,
‘Dancing on Cobbled Streets’, Homecoming Ensemble



25th March- 7.30pm, St. James’s, Piccadilly-London, ‘Moving’ performed by Corinthian Orchestra



13th June- 11.00am, Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Music Hall,  ‘Rhodopa’ for Violin and Piano



19th June- 7.00pm, Baker’s Hall, London EC3, ‘Insight’ for string trio, ASCH Trio
Presented by the Royal Philharmonic Society



26th June- 1.00pm, St. John’s Smith Square- London, ‘Insight’ for string trio, ASCH Trio



29th June- 8.00pm, St Luke’s, London, ‘Geography of echoes’ for string trio and visuals
Collaboration with Prof. Dan Fern, Royal College of Art



7th December-  5pm, Profile Intermedia Conference, Bremen, Germany
A multimedia conference in which artist and designer Ellen Jacoby and Dobrinka Tabakova present ‘The Custard Tart Opera’     www.profile-intermedia.de



11th December- 7.30pm, Bmic’s The Cutting Edge at the Warehouse, Waterloo, London
Richard Benjafield and Stephen Gutman perform the world premiere of Dobrinka’s ‘What strikes the clocke…?’ Box office no: 020 7499 8567


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