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Performances

 

The obscurity, length, large scoring and technical difficulty (not to mention the existence of only a few sets of parts worldwide) all conspire to make the performance of Glière 3 a rare event. The following is a list of known performances (excluding recordings).

Known performances

Date Venue Orchestra Conductor
2013 May 8 at 7.30 pm Carnegie Hall, New York, NY Buffalo Philharmonic JoAnn Falletta
2013 May 4 at 8.00 pm Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo, NY Buffalo Philharmonic JoAnn Falletta
2013 May 3 at 10.30 am Kleinhans Music Hall, Buffalo, NY Buffalo Philharmonic JoAnn Falletta
2011 May 19 Teatro Colon, Buenos Aires, Argentina Buenos Aires Philharmonic Orchestra Enrique Arturo Diemecke
2011 February 26 Universidad Nacional de Colombia Orquesta Filarmonica de Bogota, Colombia Enrique Arturo Diemecke
2011 February 25 Universidad Nacional de Colombia Orquesta Filarmonica de Bogota, Colombia Enrique Arturo Diemecke
2008 February 15 Cluj, Romania Cluj Philharmonic Orchestra Gottfried Rabl
2007 September 2 Radley College, Oxfordshire, England Purely for Pleasure
Orchestra
Mark Fitz-Gerald
2007 July 19 BBC Proms: Albert Hall, London [read reviews] [programme note] BBC Philharmonic Orchestra Vassily Sinaisky
2007 Feb 9 (arr Stokowski) INB Performing Arts Center, Spokane, WA, USA Spokane Symphony Eckart Preu
2006 Nov 19 (3rd mvmt) First United Church, Oak Park IL, USA The Symphony of Oak Park & River Forest Jay Friedman
2006 May 18 Symphony Hall, Madrid, Spain Orquesta Sinfónica de Madrid Jesús López Cobos
2005 March 12 Bridgewater Hall, Manchester BBC Philharmonic Orchestra Vassily Sinaisky
2003 July 18 Rudolf-Oetker-Halle, Bielefeld, Germany Bielefelder Philharmoniker Peter Kuhn
2002 April 4 Barbican Hall, London BBC Symphony Orchestra Martyn Brabbins
2002 February 13+15+16 Verizon Hall, Philadelphia Philadelphia Orchestra Neeme Järvi
2002 February 15+16 Music Hall, Cincinnati Cincinnati Symphony Jesús López-Cobos
2001 October 28 Carnegie Hall,
New York
Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal Charles Dutoit
2001 October 23+24 Place des Arts,
Montreal
Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal Charles Dutoit
2000 October 17 State College,
Pennsylvania
Nittany Valley Symphony Michael Jinbo
2000 April 16 Lincoln Center,
New York
American Symphony Orchestra Leon Botstein
1999 September 12 Reading, England Purely for Pleasure
Orchestra
Mark Fitz-Gerald
1999 April 24 Cologne, Germany Cologne Radio
Symphony Orchestra
Neeme Järvi
1981 January 7+8 Orchestra Hall, Chicago Chicago Symphony Eugene Ormandy
1971 May 13 Cleveland Cleveland Orchestra Leopold Stokowski
1962 October 4 Chicago Symphony Leopold Stokowski
1949 October 20, 21, 23, 29 New York New York Philharmonic Leopold Stokowski
1946 Cincinnati Symphony
1943 November 25, 26, 27, 28 New York New York Philharmonic Artur Rodzinski
1942 April Boston Symphony
1940 March 19 New York City Philadelphia Orchestra Leopold Stokovsky
1940 March 15, 16 Philadelphia Philadelphia Orchestra Leopold Stokovsky
1934 March 20 New York City Philadelphia Orchestra Leopold Stokovsky
1933 December 20 Baltimore Philadelphia Orchestra Leopold Stokovsky
1933 December 15, 16 Philadelphia Philadelphia Orchestra Leopold Stokovsky
1912 March 23 Moscow First performance

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Purely for Pleasure Orchestra performance of Gliere's Third Symphony, 12 April 1999
The victorious horn section after the Purely for Pleasure Orchestra performance on 12-9-99.
Photo by Alan Greeley (top left), with the author at bottom right.