SOI Autumn 2022: Mendelssohn & Prokofiev

Jamshed Bhabha Theatre Ncpa Bulding, Opposite New Oberoi Hotel, NCPA Marg, Nariman Point, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Symphony Orchestra of India Alpesh Chauhan, Conductor Benjamin Grosvenor, Piano Programme: Humperdinck: Overture to Hansel and Gretel Mendelssohn: Piano Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 25 Prokofiev: Excerpts from Romeo and Juliet Conductor Alpesh Chauhan, Associate Conductor of the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and Music Director of Birmingham Opera Company, will open the SOI Autumn 2022 Season with the Symphony Orchestra of India sharing the stage with British piano virtuoso Benjamin Grosvenor, a pianist of widespread international acclaim. The […]

Recital: Benjamin Grosvenor

Experimental Theatre, NCPA National Centre for the Performing Arts, Nariman Point, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Benjamin Grosvenor, piano Programme: Bach/Busoni: Chaconne Liszt: Sonata in B minor Ravel: Le tombeau de Couperin Ravel: La valse British pianist Benjamin Grosvenor is internationally recognized for his sonorous lyricism and understated brilliance at the keyboard. His virtuosic interpretations are underpinned by a unique balance of technical mastery and intense musicality. Benjamin has been heralded one of the most important pianists to emerge from the UK in several decades. Grosvenor solo programme will open with Busoni’s 1893 piano transcription of […]

SOI Autumn 2022: Mozart, Strauss & Bernstein

Jamshed Bhabha Theatre Ncpa Bulding, Opposite New Oberoi Hotel, NCPA Marg, Nariman Point, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Symphony Orchestra of India Alpesh Chauhan, Conductor Ben Goldscheider, Horn Programme: Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 3 in E-flat major, K. 447 Strauss: Horn Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major, Op. 11 Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story Alpesh Chauhan will lead a concert featuring Barbican ECHO Rising Star Ben Goldscheider as the soloist on the French horn, performing concerti by both Mozart and Richard Strauss. Tchaikovsky’s Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture opens the programme, and […]

Recital: Ben Goldsheider & Richard Uttley

Experimental Theatre, NCPA National Centre for the Performing Arts, Nariman Point, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Ben Goldscheider, Horn Richard Uttley, Piano Programme: Beethoven: Horn Sonata in F major, Op. 17 Schubert: Klavierstücke No. 1 in E-flat minor, D.946 Schumann: Adagio and Allegro in A flat, Op. 70 Widmann: Air for Solo Horn Simpson: Nachtstuck for horn and piano (commissioned by the Barbican and ECHO 2021) Kirchner: Tre Poemi Bowen: Horn Sonata in E-flat, Op. 101 Nominated by the Barbican as an ECHO Rising Star, Ben Goldscheider comes together with pianist Richard Uttley to perform a […]

SOI Autumn 2022: Brahms & Beethoven

Jamshed Bhabha Theatre Ncpa Bulding, Opposite New Oberoi Hotel, NCPA Marg, Nariman Point, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Symphony Orchestra of India Jean-Frédéric Neuburger, Conductor/Piano Sayaka Shoji, Violin Henri Demarquette, Cello Programme: Mendelssohn: The Hebrides, Op. 26 Brahms: Concerto for Violin & Violoncello in A minor, Op. 102, “Double Concerto” Beethoven: Concerto for Violin, Violoncello & Piano in C major, Op. 56, “Triple Concerto” The third concert of the Autumn 2022 Season kicks off with Felix Mendelssohn’s concert overture The Hebrides, inspired by the composer’s travels to the Scottish islands. Brahms’ final work for orchestra, the Double Concerto […]

Trio: Shoji/Demarquette/Neuburger

Experimental Theatre, NCPA National Centre for the Performing Arts, Nariman Point, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Sayaka Shoji, Violin Henri Demarquette, Cello Jean-Frédéric Neuburger, Piano Programme: Schubert: Trio No. 1 in B-flat major for piano, violin and cello, D. 898 Brahms: Trio No. 3 in C minor for piano, violin and cello, Op. 101 Known for her unique artistic versatility and extensive repertoire, violinist Sayaka Shoji will share the stage with multi-faceted cellist Henri Demarquette and acclaimed pianist and composer Jean-Frédéric Neuburger in an intimate evening of chamber music. The programme features Schubert’s large-scale Trio No. […]

Recital: Pavel Kolesnikov

Experimental Theatre, NCPA National Centre for the Performing Arts, Nariman Point, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Pavel Kolesnikov, piano Programme: Schubert: Four Impromptus D. 899, Op. 90 Chopin: Fantaisie-Impromptu in C-sharp minor, Op. posth. 66 Chopin: Prelude, Op. 28, No. 15 “Raindrop” Chopin: Valse in E minor, B.56 Schumann: Kreisleriana, Op. 16 In 2012 pianist Pavel Kolesnikov became a sensation at the Honens International Piano Competition when he took home the world’s largest piano prize. Celebrated for his imaginative, thought-provoking programming which offers the listener a fresh, often unexpected perspective on familiar pieces, Pavel Kolesnikov has […]

SOI Autumn 2022: Rachmaninoff/Beethoven

Jamshed Bhabha Theatre Ncpa Bulding, Opposite New Oberoi Hotel, NCPA Marg, Nariman Point, Mumbai, Maharashtra

Symphony Orchestra of India Richard Farnes, Conductor Pavel Kolesnikov, Piano Programme: Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30 Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92 The last concert of Autumn 2022 Season conducted by English Gold Medalist at the Guildhall School of Music, Richard Farnes who will be joined by The engrossing, sophisticated and musical-storytelling pianist Pavel Kolesnikov joins the SOI to perform the mesmerising and technically-challenging Piano Concerto No. 3 by Rachmaninoff. The programme […]