Researchers of Fyodor Chaliapin's creativity will arrive in Ufa in March. Members of the interregional Chaliapin Center, Professor of the Moscow Conservatory Nikolai Kuznetsov, and director Amina Zhaman will visit the capital of Bashkiria, representatives of the Chaliapin Museum in Ufa project told the Bashinform News Agency.
During the visit to Ufa, Nikolai Kuznetsov and Amina Zhaman will participate in several cultural events. Amina Zhaman, on March 23 at the Bashkir State Opera and Ballet Theater, will hand over copies of foreign posters of Rudolf Nureyev to the theater museum. Fans of great ballet dancers' talent can participate in this significant event.
Guests of honor will speak at the international conference “Great friendship of great people. To the 150th anniversary of F.I. Chaliapin and S.V. Rachmaninov” on March 24. It is organized by the Ufa State Institute of Arts, the Ministry of Culture of Bashkiria, and the Ufa branch of the interregional Chaliapin Center.
Nikolai Kuznetsov will hold a master class for vocalists and teachers dedicated to the acting skills of an opera artist in the small hall of the Ufa State Institute of Arts on March 25. On the same day at the Republican National Museum, as part of the exhibition “Chaliapin in Ufa. The history of a great debut,” a creative meeting with Amina Zhaman will occur. The evening guests will learn about the foreign period of Fyodor Chaliapin's work and his friendship with outstanding artists, directors, and impresarios. Admirers of the talent of the great bass will plunge into the atmosphere of Broadway in the first third of the 20th century, and they will see video clips of the comedy-opera performance Chaliapin/O'Neill with the participation of leading artists of Moscow theaters.
The Fyodor Chaliapin Museum in Ufa may be opened next spring, the Bashinform News Agency reported. The Head of Bashkiria, Radiy Khabirov, said that the building for the future museum had already been chosen.
Author: Eduard Kuskarbekov