Bozar Music
KCB

‘Kremerata Baltica’

27 Apr.'15
- 00:00

The cellist Mischa Maisky was a childhood friend of Gidon Kremer, who, like him, was born in Riga in Latvia. Their musical rapport is profound, as has been demonstrated in numerous concerts and recordings. In Brussels, however, we have rarely had an opportunity to see them perform together. So don't miss this opportunity, as they play a Russian programme that combines the "classical" Tchaikovsky with the "modern" Raskatov. For the work programmed, Raskatov was inspired by Tchaikovsky's Les Saisons, composed for the piano. Which brings us full circle…
Gidon Kremer

violin

Mischa Maisky

cello

Kremerata Baltica
Aleksandr Raskatov

The Seasons digest (after Tchaikovsky)

Pyotr Tchaikovsky

Variations on a rococo-theme, op. 33 (arr. Ann Kuppens)

Pyotr Tchaikovsky

Variations on a Rococo Theme, for Cello and Orchestra, op. 33

Pyotr Tchaikovsky

Souvenir de Florence, op. 70

Kremerata Baltica
Aleksandr Raskatov

The Seasons digest (after Tchaikovsky)

Pyotr Tchaikovsky

Variations on a rococo-theme, op. 33 (arr. Ann Kuppens)

Pyotr Tchaikovsky

Souvenir de Florence, op. 70

Kremerata Baltica
Pyotr Tchaikovsky

Souvenir de Florence, op. 70

Kremerata Baltica

Practical information

Co-production

In the framework of

  • Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union Culture Programme
  • the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union