UNKNOWN TO EACH
14,15 December, 20: 00, Saint-Petersburg Academic Philharmonic. D. D. Shostakovich, Small hall, Nevsky PR., 30
UNKNOWN TO EACH
A musical play on the works of Ivan Bunin
Kseniya Rappoport and Polina Osetinskaya
Director: Valery Galendeev
Lighting designer: Gleb Filshtinsky
Ireland. The ocean. The Edge Of Europe. The edge of an era: on the eve of the First world war. Letters to Russia, left many years ago. Letters to a stranger, the famous writer. It - "Unknown friend", the story Bunin. Though inspired by the story of Tchaikovsky and Von Meck - a sad correspondence without a single visit. "Sir", "I pray You", "what torture emails from You there:" right Now writing.
Letters to married women, mother of four children, living in a foreign country, invented by the beloved author of her favorite books, "the unknown friend" - that is the content a little-known masterpiece Bunin, written in the mid 20-ies in the Maritime Alps.
Bunin in the interpretation of Kseniya Rappoport. Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninoff, Debussy - interpretation Polina Osetinskaya. The text and the piano, return to the Belle époque.
Pyotr Tchaikovsky - "Disease doll" from the cycle "Children's album"
Sergei Rachmaninoff - Polka
Pyotr Tchaikovsky - "Sweet dreams" from the cycle "Children's album"
Maurice Ravel - "Alborada del gracioso" from "Reflections"
Claude Debussy - Prelude to "Gardens in the rain"
Sergei Rachmaninoff - Prelude in C minor, Op. 23 No. 7
Gabriel Fauré - "Awakening"
Anton Batagov - "Letter From Sergei Rachmaninoff Ludovico Einaudi"
Pavel Karmanov - "Past Perfect"
Details on the website: neizvestnykh.Russia