Past events in this series

Russian State Symphony Orchestra

Thursday 4 October 2018, 7.30pm

Russian State Symphony Orchestra

with Barry Douglas, piano

Vasily Petrenko conducts an all-Russian programme featuring Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No. 1 and Symphony No. 2. Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake Suite opens the concert.

Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra

Wednesday 31 October 2018, 7.30pm

Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra

with Angela Hewitt, piano

Yutaka Sado conducts Beethoven's Fifth Piano Concerto, the 'Emperor', alongside Sibelius' Fifth Symphony with its glorious finale, and Bernstein's Three Dance Episodes from On the...

Valery Gergiev & the Mariinsky Orchestra

Monday 5 November 2018, 7.30pm

Valery Gergiev & the Mariinsky Orchestra

Homage to Tchaikovsky and Petipa

The first of three concerts this season by Valery Gergiev and the Mariinsky Orchestra which features Tchaikovsky's Fifth Symphony and excerpts from The Sleeping Beauty.

Czech National Symphony Orchestra

Tuesday 4 December 2018, 7.30pm

Czech National Symphony Orchestra

with Jennifer Pike, violin

A programme of classical favourites including Vaughan Williams’ sublime The Lark Ascending, the Largo from Dvořák's 'New World' Symphony, and works by Debussy, Tchaikovsky, J....

Symphony Orchestra of India

Wednesday 20 February 2019, 7.30pm

Symphony Orchestra of India

with Zakir Hussain, tabla

The brilliant percussionist joins the orchestra to perform his Concerto for tabla & orchestra, followed by Rimsky-Korsakov's colourful Scheherazade. Berlioz's Roman Carnival...

Symphony Orchestra of India

Monday 25 February 2019, 7.30pm

Symphony Orchestra of India

with Marat Bisengaliev, violin

Martyn Brabbins conducts Rachmaninov's magnificent Second Symphony, preceded by Bruch's much-loved Violin Concerto, with soloist Marat Bisengaliev, the Orchestra's Musical...

Valery Gergiev & the Mariinsky Orchestra

Monday 4 March 2019, 7.30pm

Valery Gergiev & the Mariinsky Orchestra

Homage to Tchaikovsky and Petipa

In this second concert by the Mariinsky Orchestra with Valery Gergiev we hear Tchaikovsky's Fourth Symphony and excerpts from the ballet Swan Lake, continuing their cycle of late...

Valery Gergiev & the Mariinsky Orchestra

Tuesday 5 March 2019, 7.30pm

Valery Gergiev & the Mariinsky Orchestra

Homage to Tchaikovsky and Petipa

In its third concert this season, the Orchestra performs Tchaikovsky's Sixth Symphony, the 'Pathétique', and excerpts from the composer's last ballet, The Nutcracker, under the...

Flanders Symphony Orchestra

Friday 15 March 2019, 7.30pm

Flanders Symphony Orchestra

with Filippo Gorini, piano

Beethoven's dramatic Third Piano Concerto, with prize-winning pianist Filippo Goriniin, and Mendelssohn's Third Symphony, the 'Scottish'. Puccini's Chrysanthemums and Rossini's...

Russian National Philharmonic Orchestra

Friday 29 March 2019, 7.30pm

Russian National Philharmonic Orchestra

Shostakovich's witty and elusive Ninth Symphony and Tchaikovsky's dramatic Fifth Symphony frame Konstantin Boyarsky's Concerto for Cello, Soprano and Symphony Orchestra, with...

Japan Philharmonic Orchestra

Friday 12 April 2019, 7.30pm

Japan Philharmonic Orchestra

with Sheku Kanneh-Mason, cello

The award-winning young cellist joins the Orchestra to perform Elgar's elegiac Cello Concerto. Takemitsu's Requiem for strings, Sibelius' Second Symphony and Rautavaara's In the...

Canada's National Arts Centre Orchestra

Tuesday 14 May 2019, 7.30pm

Canada's National Arts Centre Orchestra

with Jan Lisiecki, piano & David DQ Lee, countertenor

Alexander Shelley conducts Ravel's Piano Concerto in G, with the brilliant Canadian pianist Jan Lisiecki, and Brahms' Second Symphony. Ana Sokolović's 2015 work 'Golden slumbers...

Russian Philharmonic of Novosibirsk

Thursday 16 May 2019, 7.30pm

Russian Philharmonic of Novosibirsk

with Alexander Sitkovetsky, violin

A thrilling all-Russian programme of Rimsky-Korsakov's Capriccio Espagnol, Tchaikovsky's Violin Concerto, and Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition, conducted by Thomas...

Zurich International Orchestra Series 2018-19

Welcome to Cadogan Hall’s 12th Zurich International Orchestra Series, in association with IMG Artists.

Our series is regarded as the largest and most comprehensive series of international orchestras in the country and this year we’re delighted to welcome ten of the world’s most distinguished orchestras, along with outstanding conductors and soloists.

New orchestras making their series debut this season are from all corners of the world: the Symphony Orchestra of India, gives two concerts in February, Japan Philharmonic Orchestra joins us in April and Canada’s National Arts Centre Orchestra is here in May. We are delighted to welcome for the first time an acclaimed Russian orchestra, from Siberia, for the final concert in the series.

Our soloists are again an exceptional list: pianists include Barry Douglas, Angela Hewitt and Jan Lisiecki, violinists include Jennifer Pike, Marat Bisengaliev and Alexander Sitkovetsky, along with young cello sensation Sheku Kanneh-Mason, who performs with the Japan Philharmonic Orchestra.

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