The winner of a Grammy and a Diapason d’Or award alongside innumerable honours and nominations of the highest rank, the Russian National Orchestra was celebrating its 30th anniversary on December 16, 2020. A specially designed for the occasion programme featured a celebrity line-up of some of the orchestra’s long-standing friends and soloists: Vadim Repin, Sergej Krylov, Alexander Rudin, Boris Berezovsky and the Orchestra’s Founder, Artistic Director and Chief Conductor Mikhail Pletnev. The concert was streamed on Russian TV, YouTube and several social media platforms attracting hundreds of thousands of views.
Sergej Krylov is a frequent guest of the Stradivari Festival set in Auditorium Giovanni Arvedi, Museo del Violino in Cremona. In the opening concert of the 2017 Festival accompanied by the Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra he presented “The Treasury of Treasures” programme in which he performed on eight magnificent violins by Amati, Stradivari and Guarneri.