The X International Music Festival “Parade of Stars at the Opera” has started in Krasnoyarsk. This year 6 famous conductors of the country and the world will take part in the anniversary festival.
Valery Voronin, artistic director and principal conductor of the Astrakhan Opera and Ballet Theater will take part in the prestigious event for the first time.
Today he conducts the first rehearsal with the opera troupe and orchestra in the Krasnoyarsk Theater and on February 8 the maestro will stand up for the conductor in G. Verdi's “Troubadour”. leading soloists of the Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theater will perform the main parts: Mikhail Pirogov (Manrico), Ksenia Khovanova (Leonora), Alexey Bocharov (Count di Luna) and Olga Basova (Azucena) .
As the organizers promise - the Krasnoyarsk Opera and Ballet Theater is a real celebration for those who love Giuseppe Verdi: the most famous arias, duets, overtures of his operas were presented at the opening of the festival. The Krasnoyarsk festival will last until March 29. Leading masters of the opera scene from Russia and European countries will visit such event during this time. Such prominent names were announced in the poster of the show, as the national artist of the RSFSR Sergey Leiferkus (a well-known artist from the Soviet time now lives in Portugal and performs in the best theaters of the world), Oksana Shilova (Mariinsky Theater), conductors Vladimir Lande (Russia, Krasnoyarsk) , Dmitry Yurovsky (Germany), Alberto Veronese and and Alan Frailes (Italy), etc.
The 3rd concert of Rachmaninov and Strauss SINFONIA DOMESTICA were firstly performed in Astrakhan
The first program will be held on February 16th
Sophia Gulyak and the Symphony Orchestra of the Astrakhan Opera and Ballet Theater conducted by...