Saturday 22 September 2018 7:30PM

Olena Tokar soprano; Pavel Kolgatin tenor; Nikolay Didenko bass; Iain Burnside piano

Medtner, Glinka, Borodin and more

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Change of Programme
The programme for this concert has been amended from previously advertised and will now be as listed below:

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  • Olena Tokar soprano
  • Pavel Kolgatin tenor
  • Nikolay Didenko bass
  • Iain Burnside piano

The opening concert takes a wide overview of Russian song over the course of a century from Glinka to Shostakovich, and includes some important lesser-known figures among the more familiar names.

  • Nicolas Medtner (1880-1951)
        • The Singer Op. 29 No. 2
  • Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka (1804-1857)
        • I remember that wonderful moment
  • Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin (c.1833-1887)
        • For the shores of thy far native land
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
        • The Nightingale Op. 60 No. 4
  • Nikolay Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908)
        • A flock of passing clouds Op. 42 No. 3
  • César Cui (1835-1918)
        • The statue at Tsarskoye Selo Op. 57 No. 17
        • The Last Flowers Op. 19 No. 5
  • Alexander Glazunov (1865-1936)
        • Drinking Song Op. 60 No. 1
  • Nicolas Medtner
        • The Rose Op. 29 No. 6
        • The Flower Op. 36 No. 2
  • Vladimir Vlasov
        • The Fountain of Bakhchisaray
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
        • Zemfira's song
  • Alexander Sergeyevich Dargomïzhsky (1813-1869)
        • The night zephyr stirs the air
  • Alexander Glazunov
        • Dream Op. 60 No. 4
  • Nicolas Medtner
        • Incantation Op. 29 No. 7
  • Interval
  • Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
        • Jenny Op. 62 No. 4
  • Nikolay Myaskovsky
        • My heart's in the Highlands
  • Dmitry Shostakovich
        • O wert thou in the cauld blast Op. 62 No. 2
  • Nikolay Myaskovsky
        • Mary
  • Dmitry Shostakovich
        • Macpherson's Farewell Op. 62 No. 3
  • Sergey Rachmaninov (1873-1943)
        • Before my window Op. 26 No. 10
        • The muse Op. 34 No. 1
        • How painful for me Op. 21 No. 12
        • Fate Op. 21 No. 1
        • Night is mournful Op. 26 No. 12
        • They answered Op. 21 No. 4
        • Lilacs Op. 21 No. 5
        • Letter to K.S. Stanislavsky

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