Violаs

Evgeny Shchegolev

In the orchestra since 2022

Evgeny Shchegolev graduated from the Academic Music College at the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory (E. U. Markova’s class, 2014) and Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory including an internship (Prof. U. A. Bashmet’s class, 2019, 2021).

In 2017, he interned at the Mendelssohn University of Music and Theatre in Leipzig (Prof. T. V. Mazurenko’s class). He has been working in the musicAeterna orchestra since 2022.

Evgeny Shchegolev has been the laureate of All-Russian and international competitions: The Night in Madrid (Spain, 2016), “Merzlyakovka Welcomes Friends” (2017), the All-Russian Competition for Symphonic Orchestra Musicians (Moscow, 2018) – I prize winner, Nedbal Viola Competition (Czech Republic, 2019) – III prize winner.

He took part in a number of festivals in Germany, Italy, Switzerland, and Austria. From 2018 to 2022 he worked as the first concertmaster of the viola group of the Russian National Youth Symphony Orchestra.

musicAeterna orchestra events

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Alexey Retinsky (b. 1986)
“Ty — likami tsvetov” [You Are in the Faces of the Flowers]
Mystery for Choir and Orchestra (2023, world premiere)

Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873 – 1943)
Vespers for viola, tenor and mixed choir, Op. 37 (1915)

The musicAeterna Choir
Conductor – Teodor Currentzis

 

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Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840–1893)

Francesca da Rimini,
Symphonic Fantasy after Dante, Op. 32 (1876)

Capriccio Italien
on folk tunes for orchestra, Op. 45 (1880)

Romeo and Juliet,
Overture-Fantasy after Shakespeare, TH 42 (1869–1880)

musicAeterna Orchestra
Conductor — Teodor Currentzis

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Richard Wagner (1813 – 1883)

Overture to the opera Parsifal (1882)
Overture to the opera Tannhäuser (1843 – 1845)
Vorspiel und Liebestod from the opera Tristan und Isolde (1857 – 1859)
Overture to the opera Lohengrin (1845 – 1848)
Overture to the opera Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (1868)

soprano Elena Popovskaya
musicAeterna Orchestra
Conductor Teodor Currentzis

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Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840–1893)

Francesca da Rimini,
Symphonic Fantasy after Dante, Op. 32 (1876)

Capriccio Italien
on folk tunes for orchestra, Op. 45 (1880)

Romeo and Juliet,
Overture-Fantasy after Shakespeare, TH 42 (1869–1880)

musicAeterna Orchestra
Conductor — Teodor Currentzis

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Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840–1893)
String sextet “Souvenir de Florence”, D minor, Op. 70 (1890, 1892)

Arvo Pärt (b. 1935)
Fratres (1977)

solo violin – Olga Volkova

Dmitri Shostakovich (1906–1975)
Chamber Symphony (String Quartet No. 8 in C minor, arranged for chamber orchestra by Rudolf Barshai, Op. 110a, 1967)

Gia Kancheli (1935 – 2019)
“A Little Daneliad” for violin, piano, percussion (ad libitum), and string orchestra (2000)