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Gala concert in memory of Bulat Minzhilkiev,
People’s Artist of the USSR

Olga Borodina (mezzo-soprano)
Nikolai Gassiev (tenor)
Andrei Zorin (tenor)
Vladimir Zhivopistsev (tenor)
Nikolai Putilin (baritone)
Askar Abdrazakov (bass)
Sergei Aleksashkin (bass)
Ilya Bannik (bass)
Gennady Bezzubenkov (bass)
Vladimir Feliauer (bass)
Grigory Karasev (bass)
Mikhail Kit (bass)
Alexander Morozov (bass)
Mikhail Petrenko (bass)
Edward Tsanga (bass)
Yuri Vlasov (bass)
Vladimir Vaneyev (bass)

The Mariinsky Chorus and Orchestra
Principal Chorus Master: Andrei Petrenko
Conductor: Boris Gruzin

Stage Director: Irkin Gabitov
Lighting Designer: Sergei Lukin
Designer: Sergei Grachov
Concert Mistresses: Alla Brosterman, Marina Mishuk, Irina Soboleva

The programme includes:

Arias and scenes from Mikhail Glinka’s operas A Life for the Tsar and Ruslan and Lyudmila,
Modest Musorgaky’s Boris Godunov and Khovanshchina,
Alexander Borodin’s Prince Igor,
Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s Sadko,
Pyotr Tchaikovsky’s Mazepa and Iolanta,
Sergei Prokofiev’s War and Peace,
Giuseppe Verdi’s Don Carlo and Simon Boccanegra,
Charles Gounod’s Faust,
Arrigo Boito’s Mefistofele

Webcast schedule

17 April
Friday
19:00-22:00

Gala concert in memory of Bulat Minzhilkiev,
People’s Artist of the USSR

 

21 April
Tuesday
19:00-22:00

In memory of Vyacheslav Lupachov (repeating)

Thierry Escaich (organ)
Alexander Toradze (piano)

The Mariinsky Orchestra
Conductor – Valery Gergiev

The programme includes:

Thierry Escaich
Concerto No 1 for organ and orchestra

Claude Debussy
Prélude à l’Après-midi d’un faune, L 86

Igor Stravinsky
Concerto for Piano and Wind Instruments

2 May
Saturday
19:00-22:00

Marking 175 years since the birth of Pyotr Tchaikovsky

Tchaikovsky

Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda

PROGRAMME:

Pyotr Tchaikovsky
Serenade for Strings in C Major, Op. 48
Symphony No 4 in F Minor, Op. 36

14 May
Thursday
19:00-22:00

Varvara Nepomnyashchaya recital (piano)

Varvara Nepomnyashchaya (biography)

The programme includes:

George Frideric Handel
Suite in E Minor, HWV 432

Robert Schumann
Humoresque in B Flat Major, Op. 20

Nikolai Medtner
Four Tales, Op. 26
Sonata-reminiscenza, Op. 38 No 1

Igor StravinskyGuido Agosti
Suite from the ballet The Firebird

18 May
Monday
20:00-23:00

The close of the I Festival of St Petersburg Children’s and Youth Orchestras

Gala concert

Featuring Valery Gergiev

The Concert Chamber Orchestra of the Rimsky-Korsakov School of Music
Artistic Director and Director: Dmitry Ralko

The Concert Chamber Orchestra of the Mravinsky Children’s Arts School
Artistic Director and Conductor: Andrei Maznitsyn

The Young Symphonists of St Petersburg string orchestra of St Petersburg’s Children’s Arts School No 4
Artistic Director and Conductor: Dmitry Vorobiev

The Symphony Orchestra of the Musorgsky College of Music
Artistic Director and Conductor: Lev Dunaev