First Performances

1971

Moscow (Soviet Union)

Vladislav Solotaryov: Sonata Nr 2 (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

1972

Moscow (Soviet Union)

Vladislav Solotaryov: Sonata Nr 3 (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

1975

Moscow (Soviet Union)

Alexander Shurbin: Fantasy and Fugue (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Alexander Shurbin: Toccata (new arrangement)

Vladislav Solotaryov: Five Compositions

Vladislav Solotaryov: Children’s Suite Nr 4

Vladislav Solotaryov: Children’s Suite Nr 6

1976

Moscow (Soviet Union)

Vladislav Solotaryov: Spanish Rhapsody “Ispaniada” (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Vladislav Solotaryov: Monatery of Ferapont

Vladislav Solotaryov: Children’s Suite Nr 5

1977

Moscow (Soviet Union)

Kirill Volkov: Sonata Nr 1 (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Vladislav Solotaryov: “Concert Symphonie Nr 1” for bayan and symphony orchestra                         (conductor: O. Agarkov)

1978

Moscow (Soviet Union)

Alexander Shurbin: Concert-Diptych (new arrangement)

Vladimir Podgorny: Prelude in memoriam Vl. Solotaryov

1979

Moscow (Soviet Union)

Nikita Bogoslovski: Three russian pieces: Myth, Round dance, Dance

1980

Moscow (Soviet Union)

Kirill Volkov: Sonata Nr 2

Sofia Gubaidulina: De profundis (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

1982

Moscow (Soviet Union)

Alexander Shurbin: Sonata Nr 2 “Nostalgia” (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Pjotr Londonov: Scherzo-Toccata

Sofia Gubaidulina: Partita “Seven Words” for bayan, violoncello and chamber orchestra              (dedicated to Friedrich Lips and Vladimir Toncha)

1984

Moscow (Soviet Union)

Alexander Shurbin: Sonata Nr 3 “Walk through the Neskutschni sad” (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Vladimir Podgorny: Fantasy on the Ukrainian folk song “Hey Thou Wind, blow up your country”       (2nd arrangement, dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

1986

Oslo (Norway)

Trygve Madsen: Partita in 4 movements for 2 bayans

1987

Moscow (Soviet Union)

Sofia Gubaidulina: Sonata “Et exspecto” in 5 movements (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Jevgeny Derbenko: Toccata (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Edison Denisov: Fantasy on Soviet songs from the 30ies “The steamer passes by the harbour”           for bayan, piano and percussion

1989

Karstula (Finnland)

Jevgeny Derbenko: Prelude and Toccata

1990

Sotshi (Soviet Union)

Vladimir Belyayev: Sonata Nr 1 (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

1991

Moscow (Soviet Union)

Sergey Berinsky: Il dolce dolore” for bayan and violoncello

Alexander Rosenblat: “Waltz and Blues for Two” for bayan and violoncello

Vladislav Solotaryov: “Concert Symphonie Nr 2” for bayan and symphony orchestra                        (conductor: Igor Gromov)

Kirill Volkov: “Stichera” for bayan and violoncello (dedicated to Friedrich Lips and Vladimir Toncha)

Brussels (Belgium)

Sergey Berinsky: Partita “Also sprach Zarathustra” (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

1992

Amsterdam (Netherlands)

Bogdan Precz: Praeambulum and Toccata (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Moscow (Russia) – Russian first performance

Sofia Gubaidulina: “Silenzio”, Five pieces for bayan, violin and violoncello

1993

Moscow (Russia)

Sergey Berinsky: Three pieces in “mauvais” Stil

1994

Moscow (Russia)

Gioacchino Rossini/Jevgeny Derbenko: Tarantella

Sergey Berinsky: “Miserere” for soprano, bayan and piano (dedicated to Friedrich and Svjatoslav Lips)

1995

Klingenthal (Germany)

Vladimir Kobekin: “Holiday for Two” for bayan and percussion

Amsterdam (Niederlande)

Boudewijn Tarenskeen: “Requiem” for bayan and violoncello

Alexander Larin: Three pieces for bayan

1996

Moscow (Russia)

Sergey Berinsky: Symphony Nr 3 “… and the sky is darkened” (Apocalypse, Chapter 6) for bayan and symphony orchestra (conductor: Dmitri Liss)

Alexander Vustin: “The disappearance” for bayan, violoncello and chamber orchestra (dedicated to Friedrich Lips und Vladimir Toncha, conductor: Dmitri Liss)

Edison Denisov: “From dusk to light” for bayan

1997

Amsterdam (Netherlands)

Alfred Schnittke: “Two little pieces for organ” (Version for bayan)

Vladimir Rjabov: “The River of Love”, Capriccio for bayan (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Groningen (Netherlands)

Sergey Berinsky: “Light waves” (dedicated to Friedrich Lips and Miny Dekkers)

Portogruaro (Italy)

Sergey Berinsky: “Seaworld”, Poem for violin and bayan

Moscow (Russia)

Sergey Berinsky: “Cinema”

Michail Bronner: “Dreamgarden” for bayan and violoncello (dedicated to Friedrich Lips und Vladimir Toncha)

1998

Moscow (Russia)

Roman Ledenyov: “… Russian landscape in the back” (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Tatjana Sergeyeva: “Yasmine”, Tango for bayan and piano (dedicated to Friedrich und Svjatoslav Lips)

Portogruaro (Italy)

Michail Bronner: “Evenings near Moscow“ for bayan, clarinet, violin, violoncello and double bass

1999

Moscow (Russia)

Michail Bronner: “Judas-Passion” for bayan and chamber orchestra (dedicated to Friedrich Lips, conductor: V. Ponkin)

Alexander Kholminov: “Symphony” for bayan solo (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Efrem Podgaits: “Fantasy in memory of Alfred Schnittke” (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

2000

Kuhmo (Finland)

Merab Gagnidze: No comment for bayan

2001

Moscow (Russia)

Tatjana Sergeyeva: “Dark-red rose” Tango for Qintet “Piazzolla-Studio”

2002

Klingenthal (Germany)

Efrem Podgaits: “Lips Concert” for bayan and symphony orchestra

2003

Stockholm (Sweden)

Sofia Gubaidulina: “Under the Sign of Scorpio” (Variations on six hexachords) for bayan and symphony orchestra

Milwaukee (USA)

Efrem Podgaits: “Ex Animo” for bayan and string quartet (dedicated to Friedrich Lips and the Fine Arts Quartet)

2004

Moscow (Russia)

Michail Bronner: “Katuv” for bayan, piano and symphony orchestra (dedicated to Friedrich and Svjatoslav Lips)

2006

Moscow (Russia)

Roman Ledenyov: “Evening love ditties” for bayan (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Alexander Kholminow: “Autumn melody” for bayan (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Efrem Podgaits: Sonata in 3 movements (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Milwaukee (USA)

Yehuda Yanay:“Bayanayab” for 2 bayans

2008

Moscow (Russia)

Giya Kancheli: “KAPOTE” for bayan and chamber orchestra (Russian premiere)

Efrem Podgaits: “Viva voce” – Concert № 2 for chamber orchestra (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Michael Bronner: “Eclipse”  (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

Roman Ledenyov: “Ave Maria”  for violoncello and accordion

Efrem Podgaits: “Ave Maria”  for violoncello and accordion (dedicated to Vladimir Toncha and Friedrich Lips)

Efrem Podgaits: “Cocktail Rio Rita ” for accordion, violin, violoncello, piano and percussion  (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

2009

Moscow (Russia)

Tatjana Sergeyeva: „Amaryllis“ for accordion and piano (dedicated to Friedrich und Svjatoslav Lips)

2010

Moscow (Russia)

Alexander Kholminov: Concert for bayan and big symphony orchester (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

2011

Moscow (Russia)

Tatyana Sergeyeva: “Night Flowers” for accordion and piano (dedicated to Friedrich and Svjatoslav Lips)

Sofia Gubaidulina: “Tatarian Dance” for accordion and two double basses (Russian premiere)

Sofia Gubaidulina: “Fachwerk” for accordion and strings (Russian premiere)

2012

Moscow (Russia)

Michael Bronner: “Seven Jewish songs” for accordion and chamber orchestra

2013

Minsk (Belarus)

Konstantin Yaskov: “Hymn to Aphrodite” for accordion and chamber orchestra

Evora (Portugal)

Alexander Kholminov: Moment for bayan (dedicated to Friedrich Lips)

2017

Moscow (Russia)

Michael Bronner: “I’m floating on the waves of love”, Eight sonnets for bayan and chamber orchestra

2018

Moscow (Russia)

Efrem Podgaits: “Double mirror” for violoncello, bayan and symphony orchestra

Efrem Podgaits: “Odessa-Quodlibet” for violin, bayan, violoncello and piano