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7 December 2021, 13:34

Bashkortostan State Orchestra will give historical concert in St. Petersburg

On December 7, at 8.00 pm, the National Symphony Orchestra of the Republic of Bashkortostan will perform for the first time in the Great Hall of the St. Petersburg Philharmonic Society.

The concert will be held with the participation of star soloists: laureate of the 1st prize of the Queen Elizabeth Competition in Brussels Andrei Baranov (violin), winner of the Grand Prix at the Glazunov International Competition in Paris and the V International Cello Competition in Berlin Arseny Chubachin (cello) and Honored Artist of Russia Alexander Gindin (piano). Conductor - Honored Artist of Bashkortostan Dmitry Kryukov.

The concert program will include the masterpieces of classicism and late romanticism: the Egmont Overture, the Triple Concerto for Violin, Cello and Piano, and Orchestra by Ludwig van Beethoven and the Symphonic Poem “That’s What Zarathustra Said” by Richard Strauss.

The National Symphony Orchestra of the Republic of Bashkortostan is a showpiece of the academic musical culture of the republic: the team has made a name for themselves in the Russian music arena with a successful performance on the stage of the Concert Hall. P.I. Tchaikovsky, in the S. Saydashev Great Concert Hall and at the VI Symphony Forum of Russia.

Author: Leila Aralbaeva

Translated by:Tatyana Aksyutina
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