2022 / 2023 Kulyash Baiseitova Chamber Hall the 10th Season
4 April * Tuesday * 7.00 pm
Chamber Music Evening as Part of the Festival
“A TRIBUTE TO RACHMANINOFF”
(to the 150th anniversary of the composer)
Running time: 1 hour 20 minutes
Management reserves the right to substitute performers and works performed
This year, the global music community is celebrating the 150th anniversary of the brilliant pianist and composer Sergei Rachmaninoff.
The series of concerts “A Tribute to Rachmaninoff”, dedicated to the anniversary of the Great Russian composer, pianist and conductor Sergei Rachmaninoff, opens with an evening of chamber vocal music featuring the Astana Opera soloists, orchestra performers and guest musicians.
The author of the project, conductor and artistic director of the festival: Honoured Worker of Kazakhstan Abzal Mukhitdin.
The programme includes chamber works and romances described as the composer’s ‘soulful confession’.
Zhamilya JARKIMBAYEVA, Honoured Worker of Kazakhstan (soprano)
Gulmira UMBETOVA (soprano)
Tatyana VITSINSKAYA (mezzo-soprano)
Artur GABDIYEV (tenor)
Azamat ZHELTYRGUZOV, Honoured Worker of Kazakhstan (baritone)
Makpal BEKMAGAMBETOVA, Honoured Artist of Kazakhstan (violin)
Askar MUKANOV, Honoured Worker of Kazakhstan (cello)
Anatoliy YAKUSHKIN (double bass)
Balzhan SAPAROVA (flute)
Altai KUSSAINOV, Honoured Artist of Kazakhstan (piano)
Raushan BESKEMBIROVA, Honoured Worker of Kazakhstan (piano)
Olga KAMINSKAYA (piano)
Sergei Rachmaninoff. Trio élégiaque No.1 in G minor for piano, violin and cello
Sonata for Cello and Piano in G minor, op.19
Romance for Violin and Piano in A minor
Elegie for Violin and Piano
Vocalise arranged for Double Bass
Danse Orientale for cello and piano, op.2, No. 2