Sunday 25 October 2020 3:00PM
Andrei Kymach baritone; Semyon Skigin piano
Shostakovich, Borodin and Musorgsky
This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval
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- Andrei Kymach baritone
- Semyon Skigin piano
The Ukrainian baritone won First Prize at Cardiff and soon afterwards made an acclaimed London debut with Chelsea Opera Group in the title role of Rubinstein’s The Demon. He had already appeared at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow in Dargomïzhsky’s The Stone Guest, and more recently has been garnering plaudits in opera houses in Norway, Italy, Spain and France.
Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975)
- Preface to the Complete Edition of my Works and Thoughts about this Preface Op. 123
- Five Romances Op. 98 'Songs Of Our Days'
Aleksandr Porfir'yevich Borodin (c.1833-1887)
- The Pretty Girl no longer Loves me
- Listen to my Song, Little Friend
- At some Folks' Houses
- Petite suite
Modest Musorgsky (1839-1881)
Songs and Dances of Death
- The Field-Marshall
- Songs and Dances of Death