April 21st, 2016
Denis Kozhukhin joins Valery Gergiev and the Mariinsky Orchestra on 23 April as part of a week-long celebration in St Petersburg and Moscow of 125 years since the birth of Prokofiev.
At 11.30am on Saturday 23 April, Kozhukhin performs Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 1 in the Moscow Tchaikovsky Concert Hall under Maestro Gergiev and the Mariinsky. Violinist Leonidas Kavakos will also perform Prokofiev Violin Concerto No. 1.
At 3pm, Kozhukhin then performs Prokofiev Piano Sonata No.5 as part of a full sonata cycle alongside pianists Daniil Trifonov, Katya Skanavi and Iliya Rashkovsky – more details.