Date
Monday 31 March 2014 - 00:00
Location
Sheremetev Palace, St.Petersburg

On Monday 31 March Mikhail and Elena Nemtsovi present a celebratory concert on behalf of the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) at Sheremetev Palace.

Cellist Mikhail and pianist Elena, known collectively as the Nemtsov Duo, will perform works by British composer Benjamin Britten and Russia’s Dmitry Shostakovich The special concert is offered as a gift from Manchester (home of the RNCM) to its twin city of St. Petersburg.

PROGRAMME

Mikhail Nemtsov (cello), Elena Nemtsova (piano)

Dmitry Shostakovich Sonata for cello and piano in D minor Op.40

Alexander Glazunov
Minstrel’s song Op. 71
Spanish Serenade Op. 20

Benjamin Britten Sonata for cello and piano Op. 65

Boguslav Martinu
Variations on a theme by Rossini