Moscow Soloists and Yuri Bashmet
The highly-acclaimed Moscow Soloists under their charasmatic artistic director, Yuri Bashmet return to the Barbican as part of the UK-Russia Year of Culture.
This unique concert will be performed on the world's finest instruments - by Antonio Stradivari and other Italian masters - provided by the Russian State Collection and the Collection of the Royal Academy of Music. The orchestra plays an exciting Russian/British programme of works by Britten, Shostakovich and Tchaikovsky.
Programme to include:
Britten Two Portraits for Strings
Shubert Rondo for Violin & Orchestra D 438
Shostakovich Symphony for Viola and Strings (String Quartet No. 13 in B Flat Minor Op. 138 arranged by Alexander Tchaikovsky)
For more information visit The Barbican website