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THREE DAYS OF CELEBRATORY EVENTS WITH PERFORMANCES BY THE WORLD-RENOWNED MARIINSKY OPERA, BALLET, ORCHESTRA, CHORUS, SOLOISTS AND YOUTH ENSEMBLES
Opening Night Gala concert will feature Ildar Abdrazakov, Yuri Bashmet, Olga Borodina, Plácido Domingo, Ekaterina Gubanova, Leonidas Kavakos, Yekaterina Kondaurova, Ulyana Lopatkina, Alexei Markov, Denis Matsuev, Anna Netrebko, Yevgeny Nikitin, René Pape, Mikhail Petrenko, Ekaterina Semenchuk, Sergei Semishkur, Vladimir Shklyarov, Diana Vishneva, Mariinsky Academy of Young Singers, Children’s Chorus and Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre, and Vaganova Ballet Academy
Highlights of Opening Events include Tchaikovsky’s Iolanta featuring Anna Netrebko; Balanchine’s Jewels featuring Ekaterina Kondaurova, Vladimir Shklyarov, Uliana Lopatkina and Danila Korsuntsev; Verdi’s Nabucco featuring Plácido Domingo and Maria Guleghina; and a performance honoring Prima Ballerina Diana Vishneva
Highlights include a review of the Mariinsky Orchestra’s performances in Chapel Hill, NC (The Five Points Star), continued coverage on the impact of Hurricane Sandy on New York City performances (The Wall Street Journal), an article celebrating Valery Gergiev’s 25th anniversary as artistic director of the Mariinsky Theatre (CBC), coverage on Valery Gergiev being named Honorary Professor of the St Petersburg Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatory (Russiky Mir Foundation).Download PDF
Highlights include continued coverage on concert cancellations due to Hurricane Sandy (Los Angeles Times, New York Times) and an article on the Library of Congress gala in Washington D.C. (Roll Call).Download PDF
Highlights include coverage of unfortunate concert cancellations due to Hurricane Sandy (The Wall Street Journal, Classicalite, The Star Ledger), the Mariinsky Orchestra’s tour to Chapel Hill, NC (DailyTarheel.com), a radio broadcast of Valery Gergiev conducting the World Orchestra for Peace (Red River Radio), and a performance in Toronto by Valery Gergiev and the Stradivarius Ensemble (National Post).Download PDF
Highlights include coverage on 100th anniversary performances of the Rite of Spring by Valery Gergiev and the Mariinsky Orchestra (WQXR, New York Times, Reuters) and a review of Valery Gergiev and the Stradivarius Ensemble’s recent performance in Toronto (The Globe and Mail).Download PDF
Highlights include reviews of Valery Gergiev conducting the Stradivarius Ensemble in Toronto (TheStar.com and bachtrack), a review of Valery Gergiev and the Mariinsky Orchestra’s performance in Ann Arbor, MI (AnnArbor.com), and coverage of Valery Gergiev and the Mariinsky Orchestra’s upcoming performance in Chapel Hill, NC (New York Times, DailyTarheel.com).
Highlights include a video interview with Valery Gergiev (CharlieRose.com), coverage of Valery Gergiev’s conducting engagements with the World Orchestra for Peace (Chicago Tribune) and the London Symphony Orchestra (New York Times), Mariinsky Orchestra performance in Ann Arbor Michigan (AnnArbor.com and The Michigan Daily), and a video feature on Mariinsky Ballet’s Keenan Kampa (NBCNews.com).Download PDF
Highlights include articles on the Mariinsky Ballet’s US tour featured in The Huffington Post, The Washington Post, and several other periodicals.Download PDF