Rodion Shchedrin

Rodion Shchedrin

Born: December 16th, 1932
Country of origin: Russia


Russian Photographs
Conductor: Dmitry Sitkovetsky
September 10th, 2015 | Ateneul Român - București - Romania

Oboe Concerto
Conductor: Michal Nesterowicz
October 2nd, 2015 | Auditorio de Tenerife Adán Martín - Santa Cruz de Tenerife - Spain



Schott Music Mourns Death of Maya Plisetskaya

The prima ballerina assoluta and wife of our composer Rodion Shchedrin died in Munich on 2 May at the age of 89. She was one of the most important dancers of our time and had maintained friendly contacts with the Schott publishing house for many years. In 2000, she founded with her husband ...



schott aktuell - the journal 6/2014: INSPIRATION CHINA

Classical music holds real preeminence. At least in China. Hardly a week goes by without the opening of a new concert hall somewhere. A thorough musical education is as much a part of the normal upbringing of Chinese children as attending school. In China, whose own impressive musical tradition ...



Work of the Week - Rodion Shchedrin: Moscow - Petushki

Now in it’s 20th year, Verbier Festival has firmly established itself as one of the most important European classical music festivals hosting a programme that not only includes concerts but also master classes for talented young artists with internationally renowned performers such as Rolando ...



schott aktuell - the journal 4/2014: JOHANN STRAUSS

From 1 July 2014, Strauss Edition Vienna will be available exclusively from Schott Music, including works by Johann, Josef, Eduard and Johann Strauss the Elder Strauss Edition Vienna recently began work on the New Johann Strauss Collected Edition, a major editorial project that will ...



schott aktuell - the journal 6/2013 online

TRIBUTE TO... This issue of schott aktuell focuses on recent orchestral repertoire in the form of homages to other composers, with all the programme connections and interesting avenues down which to explore which such works clearly bring. Johann Sebastian Bach, Domenico ...



Work of the Week - Rodion Shchedrin: Levsha

The stage is the star: On 26 June 2013, Rodion Shchedrin’s opera Levsha will receive its world premiere in a concert performance at Mariinski II, the new grand stage at St. Petersburg Opera. Shchedrin composed Levsha specially for the opening of the recently inaugurated theatre . ...



schott aktuell - the journal 3/2013 online

ULTIMATE WAGNER 2013 marks the bicentenary of Richard Wagner’s birth, with performances of his music in virtually every opera house around the world. For over 150 years, Schott has been considered the leading publisher for Wagner editions; from 1859 onwards, the composer entrusted his stage ...



Rodion Shchedrin: 80th Birthday on 16. December

We offer sincere congratulations to our great Russian composer Rodion Shchedrin who will be celebrating his 80th birthday on 16 December, wishing him above all good health and great success in his upcoming projects! We have already enjoyed a special highlight during this celebratory year: the première ...



schott aktuell - the journal 6/2012 online

November and December are in some ways the orchestral months: rich and satisfying concerts designed to keep us cheerful and stimulated as the nights draw in, followed by the special holiday celebrations. The Deutsche Orchestertag weekend in Berlin (4./5.11) this time prompts us to look at orchestral ...



Work of the Week - Rodion Shchedrin: Cleopatra and the Snake

The focus of this year’s Salzburg Whitsun Festival is the last female pharaoh, Cleopatra, and as part of four days of performances Rodion Shchedrin has been commissioned to write a new monodrama for soprano and orchestra. Originally Anna Netrebko was set to join St Petersburg's orchestra ...


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