I – violin: waltzes
by Tchaikovsky, Kreisler, Doga, Strauss; ouvertures by Kalman and
Part II – bandoneon: tangos by Biaggi, Piazzolla, Sanders, Troilo, Petersburski.
The program was performed in Moscow, Saratov, Kaliningrad, Gomel and Makhachkala. A part of the program was included in the DVD To the Beats of Tango (2011) with the participation of the art project TenorS of the XXI Century.
Irina Apeksimova – voice over music/ narration
The project fuses literature and music and involves original documents, letters, reviews, paperwork by J.S. Bach with the narration from the point of view of Anna Magdalena Bach, the affectionate spouse. Music by J.S. Bach only.
The program was opened at the Moscow International House of Music on December 4, 2011; performed as part of Bach Festival (April, 2012) in Tver Philharmonia. In March, 2013, it was performed in Perm.
I – violin: Fauré, Poulenc, Debussy, Godard
Part II – bayan: Legrand, Piaf, Emorine, Tiersen
Masterpieces of French music created during the 20th century. The program has no limitations in terms of style. All transcriptions in the program were made exclusively for Pluri_Art Orchestra instrumentation. For most compositions it will be their first violin performance.
Piazzolla – bayan.
Yuri Medianik has performed this program both in Russia and in Europe since 2006. Other orchestras that featured in the program are: Moscovia (E. Grach), Chamber Orchestra of Sverdlovsk Philharmonia (Enche Baartazhavyn), Orchestra of Samara Philharmonia (M. Shcherbakov), Orchestra of Saratov Philharmonia (A. Feldman), Kaliningrad Symphony Orchestra (A. Feldman), Classica Chamber Orchestra (А. Abdurakhmanov).
A. Piazzolla’s 4 Seasons were recorded as part of the Recollections of Piazzolla CD that was included in TOP 100 best-selling albums on www.amazon.com