The annual concert at the Berlin Waldbühne – one of the most appealing outdoor amphitheaters - is a highlight of every concert season of the Berliner Philharmoniker. In 1993 Seiji Ozawa joined the Berliner Philharmoniker for the Russian Night which focused on well-loved music by Russian composers.
Alexander Borodin: Polovtsian Dance No. 17
Aram Khachaturian: Sabre Dance
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Russian Easter Overture, Op. 36
Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird: Infernal Dance of Kashchei – Lullaby – Finale
Pyotr Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker Suite (extracts) Overture “1812”, Op. 49 Serenade for Strings: Elegy