Karłowicz Violin Concerto
Seiji Ozawa Academy special concert
Mahler Piano Quartet in A minor
Bach solo violin Partita
Alena Baeva will be on tour with Sinfonieorchester Wuppertal and conductor Julia Jones, performing the mighty Brahms Double concerto with Anastasia Kobekina. The tour will begin in Wuppertal with performances on 13 & 14 May at the Stadtthalle, followed by Milan’s Sala Verdi on 16 May and the Stadthofsaal in Uster on 17 May. The programme will also include Mendelssohn’s ‘Scottish’ Symphony.
Alena Baeva has been re-invited by La Folle Journée de Nantes to take part in the festivals’ international series in Tokyo. Alena’s first appearance on 3 May will take place at the Metropolitan Theatre (in collaboration with Claire Désert), performing Prokofiev’s Violin Sonata No.2, Rachmaninov’s ‘Romance’ and Stravinsky’s Pas de Deux. On 4 May Alena will join the Transylvania State Philharmonic Orchestra and maestro Kasper Zehnder to perform Korngold’s Violin Concerto at the International Forum Hall.
Performing in no fewer than seven concerts over a two week period, Alena Baeva will begin her own ‘Tour de France’ with the Orchestre national des Pays de la Loire, performing Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No.1 in Nantes (3 & 4 April) and Angers (5 & 8 April) with Maestro Josep Pons. Her travels will then take her to Northern France where she will be performing Prokofiev’s Violin Concerto No.2 in Lille (12 & 13 April) and Gravelines (14 April) with the Orchestre national de Lille and Maestro Jean-Claude Casadesus.