Nikolai Lugansky tours US with St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
Nikolai Lugansky has embarked on a tour of the USA with the St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by Yuri Temirkanov this week. Lugansky performed Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No. 2 at Davies Hall in San Francisco on 28 March, in Ann Arbor on 2 April and goes on to New York's Carnegie Hall on 13 April, as well as programmes in Carmel and West Palm Beach. Whilst in the US, Lugansky also performed a recital programme featuring music by Chopin and Rachmaninov in Portland (26 March), Grass Valley (30) and in Coral Gables (5 April) and Savannah (9).