2014 Andrei's highlights:

 

  • 78 concert appearances!
  • a new CD of music by Alexander Scriabin (complete Etudes and the Sonata no.7) recorded at the Bayerischer Rundfunk in Munich issued by Mirare in co-production with BR-Klassik (sound engineer Johannes Müller).
  • concert tours: with Yuri Temirkanov & Saint-Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra in France and Russia, within a trio and duos with Vadim Repin (violin) and Alexander Kniazev (cello) in Japan, with the Kremerata Baltica orchestra in Latvia and Lithuania, with my special solo recital project "Rachmaninov and Poe: The Bells" in Russia.
  • Amsterdam Concertgebouw debut with immediate standing ovation (performing Rachmaninov's Concerto no.2 with Alexander Vedernikov & Radio Filharmonisch Orkest).
  • fantastic chances to speak together in music with such amazing artists as conductors Yuri TemirkanovIván Fischer, Alexander Vedernikov, Vladimir Fedoseyev, Jean-Claude Casadesus, Eiji OuePinchas Steinberg, Michal Dworzynski, Roberto Forés Veses, Gianluigi Gelmetti, Christoph-Mathias Mueller, Saša Nikolovski-Gjumar, Valery Polyansky, Leoš Svárovský, violinists Vadim Repin, Dmitri Makhtin, Haik Kazazyan, cellist Alexander Kniazev, soprano Yana Ivanilova and others.
  • debuts in Canada, Latvia and Monaco.
  • concert appearances in Tokyo, Paris, Amsterdam, Montreal, Osaka, Bremen, Budapest, Lyon, Riga, Moscow, Saint-Petersburg...
  • moving to live in Saint-Petersburg (Tchaikovsky street...) and buying an amazing Bechstein of 1880s.
  • musical trip through Germany, France, Hungary, Russia, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Japan, Canada, Austria, Netherlands, Italy, Switzerland, Monaco.

 

January

BREMEN 15.01.2014

within the concert series "Auf schwarzen und weißen Tasten"

Sendesaal

Beethoven, Schubert, Rachmaninov, Shostakovich

*radio-recorded*

 

ANGERS 21.01.2014

in a duo with Dmitri Makhtin (violin)

Grand Théâtre

Schubert, Beethoven, Mozart, Prokofiev

 

BUDAPEST 28.01.2014

with Iván Fischer & Budapest Festival Orchestra

Béla Bartók National Concert Hall

Prokofiev - Concerto no.3 op.26

*radio-recorded*

 

NANTES 29-31.01.2014

within the festival "La Folle Journée"

4 concerts

solo and also in a duo with Pavel Baransky (bariton)

Cité Internationale des Congrès and its vicinity

Jarrett, Joplin; Schönberg, Krenek, Weill

*Jarrett & Joplin concert was recorded and issued as a CD*

February

NANTES 01-02.02.2014

within the festival "La Folle Journée"

3 concerts

Cité Internationale des Congrès and its vicinity

Jarrett, Joplin, Gershwin, Ives, Cage, Rachmaninov

 

ALMETYEVSK 07.02.2014

solo and also in a duo with Yana Ivanilova (soprano)

Yarullin College of Music

Beethoven, Rachmaninov; Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Tchaikovsky, Glinka, Taneyev, Medtner, Rachmaninov

 

TOULON 14.02.2014

with Julian Kuerti & Orchestre de l'Opéra de Toulon

Opéra

Rachmaninov - Concerto no.3 op.30

 

YAROSLAVL 21.02.2014

my special programme-project "The Greatest Farewell"

Philharmony

Beethoven - Sonata no.29, no.27, no.32

 

SAINT-PETERSBURG 22.02.2014

my special programme-project "Rachmaninov and Poe: The Bells"

Mariinsky Concert Hall

Rachmaninov; Poe, Balmont (reciting)

 

+ 1 lecture-concert at the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatoire dedicated to Beethoven's piano sonatas no.29 and no.32.

March

RIGA 07.03.2014

with the "Kremerata Baltica" chamber orchestra

"Ziemelblazma" Culture Palace

Chopin - Concerto no.2 op.21

Weinberg - Piano Quintet op.18 (arr. for piano, string orchestra & timpani by A.Pushkarev)

 

MADONA 08.03.2014

with the "Kremerata Baltica" chamber orchestra

Kulturas nams

Chopin - Concerto no.2 op.21

Weinberg - Piano Quintet op.18 (arr. for piano, string orchestra & timpani by A.Pushkarev)

 

REZEKNE 09.03.2014

with the "Kremerata Baltica" chamber orchestra

Latgales vestnieciba GORS

Chopin - Concerto no.2 op.21

Weinberg - Piano Quintet op.18 (arr. for piano, string orchestra & timpani by A.Pushkarev)

*radio-recorded*

 

KAUNAS 11.03.2014

with the "Kremerata Baltica" chamber orchestra

VDU, Great Hall

Chopin - Concerto no.2 op.21

Weinberg - Piano Quintet op.18 (arr. for piano, string orchestra & timpani by A.Pushkarev)

 

VILNIUS 12.03.2014

with the "Kremerata Baltica" chamber orchestra

National Philharmony

Chopin - Concerto no.2 op.21

Weinberg - Piano Quintet op.18 (arr. for piano, string orchestra & timpani by A.Pushkarev)

 

SKOPJE 20.03.2014

with Saša Nikolovski-Gjumar & Macedonian Philharmonic Orchestra

Macedonian Opera and Ballet

Brahms - Concerto no.2 op.83

April

BERDSK 02.04.2014

within the I Trans-Siberian Art Festival

solo and in a quintet with Vadim Repin (violin) and members of the "Filarmonica" quartet

"Rodina" Palace of Culture

Beethoven, Prokofiev; Bartók

 

ISKITIM 04.04.2014

within the I Trans-Siberian Art Festival

in a duo with Vadim Repin (violin) and also with Vladislav Yankovsky & Novonikolayevsk / Novosibirsk College of Music Youth Symphony Orchestra

"Molodost" Palace of Culture

Grieg; Bach - Concerto BWV 1053

 

NOVONIKOLAYEVSK / NOVOSIBIRSK 05.04.2014

within the I Trans-Siberian Art Festival

with Vladislav Yankovsky & Novonikolayevsk / Novosibirsk College of Music Youth Symphony Orchestra

Arnold Kats State Concert Hall

Bach - Concerto BWV 1053

 

MOSCOW 11.04.2014

within the "Musical Kremlin" festival

in a duo with Alexander Kniazev (cello) and in a trio with Ivan Pochekin (violin) & Alexander Kniazev (cello)

Kremlin, Armoury Chamber

Rachmaninov, Shostakovich, Beethoven, Franck

 

+ 1 piano solo and Lieder "pleasure concert" with Yana Ivanilova (soprano) and 1 lecture-concert dedicated to Schubert's piano music at the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatoire

May

KLIN 07.05.2014

with Vladimir Fedoseyev & Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra

Tchaikovsky House-Museum

Tchaikovsky - Concerto no.1 op.23 (original version)

*radio-recorded*

 

OBNINSK 21.05.2014

House of Scientists

Schubert, Beethoven, Rachmaninov, Prokofiev

 

KAZAN 30.05.2014

within the I Russian festival "Music around us"

Saidashev Grand Concert Hall

Schubert, Prokofiev, Beethoven

 

+ 1 recital at the Institute of Mechanics of the Moscow State Lomonosov University - before the best Russian scientists and literally upon the best (in many parameters) aerodynamic tube in the world.

June

SAINT-PETERSBURG 04.06.2014

within the festival "Stars of the White Nights"

in a duo with Alexander Kniazev (cello)

Mariinsky Concert Hall

Rachmaninov, Shostakovich, Franck

 

AUVERS-SUR-OISE 13.06.2014

within the 34th "Festival d'Auvers-sur-Oise"

in a duo with Laurent Korcia (violin)

Eglise Notre Dame

Debussy, Franck, Beethoven

 

LILLE 15.06.2014

within the "Lille piano(s) festival"

with Jean-Claude Casadesus & Orchestre National de Lille

Auditorium Nouveau Siècle

Rachmaninov - Concerto no.2 op.18

 

NIZHNIY NOVGOROD 17.06.2014

within the XIII Andrei Sakharov Festival of Arts

in a duo with Alexander Kniazev (cello)

Kremlin Concert Hall

Rachmaninov, Shostakovich, Franck

 

GÖTTINGEN 20.06.2014

with Christoph-Mathias Mueller & Göttinger Symphonie Orchester

Stadthalle

Mozart - Concerto KV 466

 

SAINT-PETERSBURG 24.06.2014

with Vladimir Fedoseyev & Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra

Philharmony, Great Hall

Scriabin - Concerto for piano and orchestra op.20

 

FUCHU 29.06.2014

with Ken Takaseki & Tokyo Symphony Orchestra

Art Theatre, "Dream Hall"

Rachmaninov - Concerto no.2 op.18

July

OSAKA 05.07.2014

with Michal Dworzynski & Japan Century Symphony Orchestra

Izumi Hall

Gershwin - Rhapsody in blue

 

TOKYO 10.07.2014

in a duo with Mami Miyake (piano)

Toppan Hall

Shostakovich

 

MAEBASHI 12.07.2014

with Eiji Oue & Gunma Symphony Orchestra

Bunka Kaikan

Rachmaninov - Concerto no.2 op.18

 

STUTTGART 14.07.2014

solo and in a duo with Tatjana Lehnhardt (soprano)

Liederhalle, Mozart-Saal

Tchaikovsky, Schubert, Musorgsky

 

SAINT-PETERSBURG 16.07.2014

within the festival "Stars of the White Nights"

Mariinsky Concert Hall

Schubert, Beethoven, Sibelius, Musorgsky

 

TIKHVIN 17.07.2014

within the "TEMoj" Esperanto convention

Palace of Culture

Schubert, Beethoven, Musorgsky

August

PARIS 02.08.2014

within the festival "Classique au vert"

Parc Floral

Bach, Jarrett, Beethoven, Joplin

*radio-recorded*

 

BRANDO 03.08.2014

within the festival "Les Nuits du piano d'Erbalunga"

Théâtre de Verdure

Bach, Beethoven, Chopin

 

MIMET 07.08.2014

within the 34th "Festival International de Piano de la Roque d'Anthéron"

Château-Bas

Jarrett, Joplin

 

MONTREAL 16.08.2014

within the "Virée Classique" festival

2 concerts

in a duo with Vadim Repin (violin) and in a quintet with Vadim Repin (violin), Andrew Wan (violin), Neal Gripp (viola), Matt Haimovitz (cello)

Théâtre Jean Duceppe & Cinquème Salle

Bartók, Debussy, Stravinsky

 

VILLACH 18.08.2014

within the festival "Carinthischer Sommer"

with Vladimir Fedoseyev & Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra

Congress Center

Scriabin - Concerto for piano and orchestra op.20

*radio-recorded*

 

AMSTERDAM 23.08.2014

within the "Robeco SummerNights" series

with Alexander Vedernikov & Radio Filharmonisch Orkest

Concertgebouw, Grote Zaal

Rachmaninov - Concerto no.2 op.18

*radio-recorded*

 

PIETRASANTA 24.08.2014

within the "Versilia Classica + Jazz" festival

in a duo with Alexander Kniazev (cello)

Spazio Caffè de La Versiliana

Rachmaninov, Franck

 

MURTEN 30.08.2014

within the "Murten Classics" festival

with Leoš Svárovský & Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra

Schlosshof

Rachmaninov - Concerto no.2 op.18

September

MOSCOW 19.09.2014

in a duo with Haik Kazazyan (violin)

The Gnessins Russian Academy of Music, Concert Hall

Beethoven

 

BUDAPEST 22.09.2014

with Pinchas Steinberg & Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra

National Opera

Rachmaninov - Concerto no.2 op.18

*radio-recorded*

 

ORENBURG 25.09.2014

with Oleg Burakov & Orenburg Philharmonic Chamber Orchestra

Philharmony

Grieg - Concerto for piano and orchestra op.16

October

CLERMONT-FERRAND 02-03.10.2014

2 concerts

with Roberto Forés Veses & Orchestre d'Auvergne

Opéra-Théâtre

Hindemith - Theme and 4 Variations "The Four Temperaments" (1940)

 

SAINT-PETERSBURG 26.10.2014

with Nikolay Alekseyev & Saint-Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra

Philharmony, Great Hall

Rachmaninov - Rhapsody on a theme by Paganini op.43

 

+ a concert performance and a master-class within Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatoire's artistic mission in Izhevsk, Russia.

November

UFA 03.11.2014

my special programme-project "Rachmaninov and Poe: The Bells"

piano solo recital with participation of actress Aliya Khisamutdinova

Philharmony, Small Hall

Rachmaninov, Poe (reciting)

 

YEKATERINBURG 06.11.2014

with Dmitri Liss & Ural Philharmonic Orchestra

Philharmony

Tchaikovsky - Concerto no.1 op.23

*radio- and video-recorded*

 

YEKATERINBURG 07.11.2014

in a duo with Dmitri Makhtin (violin)

Philharmony

Schubert, Beethoven, Mozart, Prokofiev

 

PERM 08.11.2014

my special programme-project "Rachmaninov and Poe: The Bells"

piano solo recital with participation of actress Aliya Khisamutdinova

Diaghilev House

Rachmaninov, Poe (reciting)

 

METZ 11.11.2014

with Yuri Temirkanov & Saint-Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra

Arsenal

Tchaikovsky - Concerto no.1 op.23

 

LYON 15.11.2014

with Yuri Temirkanov & Saint-Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra

Auditorium

Rachmaninov - Rhapsody on a theme by Paganini op.43

 

MOSCOW 22.11.2014

Scriabin House

Scriabin

 

TOKYO 27.11.2014

in a trio and duos with Vadim Repin (violin) and Alexander Kniazev (cello)

Sumida Triphony Hall

Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky, Debussy, Ravel

*TV-recorded*

 

+ a concert performance in Dolgoprudny, Russia - at one of music schools where I was studying in childhood.

December

OSAKA 01.12.2014

in a trio and duos with Vadim Repin (violin) and Alexander Kniazev (cello)

Symphony Hall

Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky, Debussy, Ravel

 

SAPPORO 02.12.2014

in a trio and duos with Vadim Repin (violin) and Alexander Kniazev (cello)

"Kitara" Concert Hall

Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky, Debussy, Ravel

 

MONTE CARLO 07.12.2014

with Gianluigi Gelmetti & Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo

Auditorium Rainier III

Tchaikovsky - Concerto no.1 op.23

 

MOSCOW 19.12.2014

with Valery Polyansky & State Symphony Capella of Russia

Conservatoire, Great Hall

Rachmaninov - Concerto no.4 op.40 (final version)

 

SAROV 23.12.2014

my special programme-project "Rachmaninov and Poe: The Bells"

House of Scientists

Rachmaninov; Poe, Balmont (reciting)

 

MUROM 25.12.2014

in a duo with Alexander Kniazev (cello)

Pedagogical College (former Female Gymnasium), Concert Hall

Brahms

 

SAINT-PETERSBURG 28.12.2014

in a duo with Alexander Kniazev (cello)

Philharmony, Small Hall

Brahms

 

+ a concert performance of the Beethoven's Concerto no.4 op.58 with Ilya Gaisin conducting at the "Arbat, 48" Concert Centre in Moscow with its symphony orchestra and a recital at the Musorgsky College of Music in Saint-Petersburg.