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Russian Classics – Rachmaninov, Mussorgsky and Tchaikovsky

May 4 - 19:30 - 21:00

Arshak Kuzikyan bass, Aleksei Demchenko piano

Rachmaninov – All the gipsy camp is sleeping from Aleko his first  opera. Danchenko’s libretto is an adaptation of The Gypsies by Alexander Pushkin and first performed in Moscow 1892. A story of love, hate revenge and abandonment.
Tchaikovsky – I bless you, Forests
Setting of a poem by Aleksey Konstantinovich Tolstoy
Rachmaninoff- Sing not to me, beautiful maiden
Poem by Pushkin
Mussorgsky – Song of the flea
Sviridov –  Weathercock from Peterburg, a Vocal poem
“Petersburg, a vocal poem” composed for a great singer Hvorostovsky by the distinguished Russian composer Georgi Sviridov (1915-1998), texts, by 20th century poet Alexandr Blok.
Songs by Babajanyan 
Rachmaninov – Preludes from op. 23 & 32
Considered to be among Rachmaninov’s best works for solo piano.
Monthly concert in partnership with the Anglo Russian Culture Club. Buy tickets here: £20 plus

Details

Date:
May 4
Time:
19:30 - 21:00
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.designmynight.com/london/whats-on/live-music/russian-concerts?t=tickets

Organiser

Larissa (ARCC)
Email:
larissa@anglorussian.co.uk
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/ARcultureclub/

Venue

Brunel Museum
Railway Avenue
London, SE16 4LF United Kingdom
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Phone:
020 7231 3840
Website:
http://www.brunel-museum.org.uk/