In November 2019, Sergej Bolkhovets jumped-in last moment for Martyn Brabbins at BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Sergej conducted Dvořák ́s Serenade for wind instruments, Op. 44 in a shared programme with conductor John Wilson.
„Bolkhovets exercised his filler task with effortless efficiency.“ (Published in The Scotsman, 26. November 2019)