Ksenija Sidorova, described by critics as "superbly subtle and virtuosic" and "an amasingly accomplished artist," will perform as a soloist with the Macedonian Philharmonic at the concert "Alchemy" on December 1st at the Army Hall at 8 pm. "The Accordion Princess" Ksenija Sidorova (1988, Latvia) is considered leading ambassador for the accordion and one of the most attractive young musicians today.
For the first time in Macedonia, she will perform the bandeon concerto "Aconcagua" of the father of the new tango, Argentine composer Astor Piacola. Under the baton of maestro Daniel Raiskin from Russia, the tone poem "On the banks of the river St. Maurice" by contemporary Canadian composer Jacques Hetu will be performed, as well as the exotic symphonic suite "Scheherazade" by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov.
The Macedonian Philharmonic Orchestra on Saturday, November 26th at noon, due to great interest at the audience, once again will perform the symphony concert for children titled "Superheros", which had its premiere last month.
The Macedonian Philharmonic Orchestra under the batton of maestro Borjan Canev will perform themes from famous adventure and science fiction films. Children will have the opportunity to listen to popular music pieces from the international blockbusters "Superman," "Spiderman", "Pirates of the Caribbean," "Indiana Jones," "Star Wars", "James Bond", "Harry Potter" and "ET". The stories about the superheroes, in an authentic way will be portrayed by children’s favorite actor Martin Jordanovski.
"Spring in November" is the title of a concert of the Macedonian Philharmonic, this Thursday from 20 am in the Army as a soloist who will perform American pianist George Li, who last year won the second prize at the prestigious International Competition "Tchaikovsky." He is the winner of the 14th International Competition "Animato" in Paris and won the third prize at "Chopin."
"George Lee is considered one of the most talented and creative young pianists in the world. Along with the Macedonian Philharmonic Orchestra he will perform the Concerto for Piano and Orchestra no. 1 in C-Major by Ludwig van Beethoven, who is considered one of the favorite works of this musical genius with contractors, "said Macedonian Philharmonic.
The concert will guide American conductor Case Scaglione which, as pointed criticism constantly impress orchestras around the world with "sensitive and careful performance of musical works."
The program of the concert "Spring in November" will be performed Symphony no. 1 in Baie-major called "Spring" by German composer Robert Schumann.
"Impressions" is the title of the symphonic concert of the Macedonian Philharmonic Orchestra which will be held on November 3rd in the Army Hall at 8 pm. As a soloist will perform Mojca Zlobko Vajgl from Slovenia, one of the most respected harpists not only in her country and within the regions of the former Yugoslavia, but with a rich international career as a soloist and as vigorous chamber musician. Mojca Zlobko Vajgl will carry out the impressive sacred and profane dances of Claude Debussy, and Introduction and allegro of Maurice Ravel.
Under the baton of maestro Borjan Canev, this evening will also be performed two dances from the ballet "Estancia" op.8 of Argentinean composer Alberto Ginastera, as well as the Carmen suite of Rodion Shchedrin.
Macedonian Philharmonic with the performance of a piece of Ginastera is joining the anniversary - 100 years of the birth of one of the most important Argentinian composers and Latin American musicians of the 20th century.
Due to illness, pianist Lukas Vondrachek canceled his visit in Skopje so the symphonic concert of the Macedonian Philharmonic Orchestra, which will be held on October 27th in the Army at 8 pm, entitled "Rhapsody", will be performed by the ultimate piano player from Serbia with an enviable international career, Tamara Stefanovich.
Pianist Tamara Stefanovich who is performing in all reknown concert halls in the world, working closely with top conductors such as Esa-Pekka Salonen and Vladimir Ashkenazy, will play the attractive Piano Concerto no. 21 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Macedonian Philharmonic Orchestra will perform under the baton of impressive maestro Jeruham Sharovski of Israel, and the program includes the attractive Overture from the opera "Ruslan and Ludmilla" by Mikhail Glinka, and the First Symphony by Dmitri Shostakovich, a work that made the Russian music composer popular beyond his country.