Artists

Olga Peretyatko

Soprano

Elena Baschkirowa-Barenboim

Piano

Jiyoon Lee

Violin

Alexander Kovalev

Violoncello

Program

Mikhail Glinka

Ja pomnju čudnoe mgnoven’e / I Remember a Marvelous Instant

Mikhail Glinka

Pesn’ Margarity / Marguerite's Song

Mikhail Glinka

Venecianskaja noč’ / Venetian Night

Mikhail Glinka

V krovi gorit ogon’ želan’ja / The Fire of Longing

Mikhail Glinka

Žavoronok / The Lark

Mikhail Glinka

Barkarola / Barcarolle

Mikhail Glinka

Ne govori, čto serdcu bol’no / Say Not That Your Heart is Pained

Sergej Prokofjew

Five Songs on Poems by Anna Akhmatova Op. 27

Sergej Rachmaninoff

Vocalise Op. 34/14

Sergej Rachmaninoff

Ne poj, krasavica / Oh, Never Sing to Me Again Op. 4/4

Sergej Rachmaninoff

Zdes’ horošo / How Fair is This Spot Op. 21/7

Sergej Rachmaninoff

Vesennije vody / Spring Waters Op. 14/11

Dmitri Shostakovich

Seven Romances on Poems by Alexander Blok for Soprano and Piano Trio Op. 127

Approximate running time: 1h 45m without intermission

In four programs this season, acclaimed Russian singers present rarely heard song repertoire from their native country. The series opens with soprano Olga Peretyatko and pianist Elena Bashkirova, who perform Prokofiev’s settings of texts by Russian poet Anna Akhmatova, Shostakovich’s Seven Romances, composed in 1967 for the unusual combination of soprano voice and piano trio, and songs by Mikhail Glinka and Sergej Rachmaninoff.

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