Saturday 22 September 2018 7:30PM

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

Medtner, Glinka, Borodin and more

Additional notes

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 (1879-1880)
        • 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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