«Time of the Great»

Premiere of the cycle of programs «Time of the Great». Concert No. 1 «A consequence of one record», dedicated to the 120th anniversary of pianist Maria Yudina.

Leonid Kanevsky will help viewers plunge into the atmosphere of that difficult time, when sometimes only music and the fearlessness of prominent people helped to survive and gain moral guidelines.

Basinia Schulman and the symphony orchestra of the Novaya Opera Theater will perform Mozart’s famous Piano Concerto No. 23 - the one that is small
a brave woman played in Moscow back in 1944. Also, the concert will feature the music of two great composers - contemporaries of Yudina, who for many years determined the direction of Russian art. The vocal compositions of Dmitry Shostakovich, with whom Maria Veniaminovna was friendly, will be performed,
and fragments of theatrical works of Sergei Prokofiev. The concert is attended by the soloist of the Novaya Opera Theater Anastasia Bibicheva (mezzo-soprano) and the soloist of the Bolshoi Theater of Russia Maxim Pasteur (tenor).

At the conductor's desk of the Symphony Orchestra of the New Opera Theater is Yuri Medyanik.

  • DATE 04.12.2019
  • Country Russia
  • City Moscow
  • Place Great Hall of the New Opera Theater


Date Event Name
04.12.2019, 19:00 «Time of the Great»
Russia, Moscow, Great Hall of the New Opera Theater
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Басиния Шульман

Basinia Shulman

Is a bright example of the famous Russian piano school. Born in Moscow, she studied in the renowned Gnesin School and then in the Moscow State Conservatory named after Tchaikovsky (class of the outstanding pianist, professor Eliso Virsaladze), followed by postgraduate studies in the Brussels Conservatory under the direction of Eugeny Mogilevsky.
Basinia Shulman is a laureate of international competitions.
Леонид Каневский

Leonid Kanevsky

Soviet and Israeli theatre and cinema Wiktionary, actor and television presenter.