CONCERT | The "Silver Age" of Russian Poetry in Music
February 26, 2016 | 7:30pm
The Austrian Cultural Forum is pleased to announce the Russian Chamber Art Society's performance of the 'Silver Age of Russian Poetry in Music'. Enjoy the musical talents of Jasmina Halmic (Soprano), Timur Bekbosunov (Tenor), Kevin Wetzel (Baritone) and Vera Dachenko Stern (Piano).
The Russian Chamber Art Society strives to enhance the existence of Russian chamber vocal music in the United States. Their repertoire is unique and prolific, and their musical selection encompasses many artists from the 19th century to modern day. The music is highly expressive, lyrical and passionate, and offers a great variety of emotions appealing to all audiences.
Guests will also welcome to stay for the wine and dessert reception with the artists after their performance.
A tribute to many of Russia’s great poets, with verses by Anna Akhmatova, Alexander Blok, Boris Pasternak, Marina Tsvetaeva, and Sergey Yesenin - and by composers Georgy Sviridov, Sergei Slonimsky, and John Tavener.
When: February 26, 2016 | 7:30pm
Where: Austrian Cultural Forum, 3524 International Court, NW, Washington, DC 20008
Tickets: General Admission is $55 ($3.95 Fees) | Please register at: http://www.instantseats.com/index.cfm?fuseaction=home.event&eventID=C3B15EDD-C429-D110-A3AE4EF7257DC630