From Karaganda, With Love”
2017/2018 Main Hall the 5th Season
27 May * Sunday * 6.00 pm
“From Karaganda, With Love”
(S. Rachmaninoff, I. Stravinsky, T. Kazhgaliyev)
The “From Karaganda, With Love” concert will feature bright symphonic masterpieces of 20th century composers performed by the Symphony Orchestra of the Karaganda Concert Association named after Kali Baizhanov. Soloist - laureate of international competitions Miroslav Kultyshev (piano).
Founded in 1983, the Orchestra is one of the most professional creative teams in Kazakhstan now. The Orchestra repertoire includes works by both classical and contemporary composers. Artistic Director and Chief Conductor - laureate of the All-Russian Competition Pyotr Gribanov.
Pyotr Gribanov graduated from the Leningrad and Novosibirsk Conservatoires. In different years, he was Artistic Director and Chief Conductor of the Krasnoyarsk and Rostov Academic Symphony Orchestras. He worked with the Symphony Orchestra of the St. Petersburg Philharmonic Society, and was the conductor of the Irkutsk Symphony Orchestra. Since 1989, he has been Artistic Director and Chief Conductor of the Karaganda Symphony Orchestra.
Miroslav Kultyshev is a Russian pianist and winner of numerous international competitions. He won a silver medal and second prize of the 13th P.Tchaikovsky International Competition. Miroslav Kultyshev regularly performs in the best concert halls of St. Petersburg and Moscow. He toured in Germany, Austria, France, Italy, Great Britain, the USA, Holland, Switzerland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Lithuania, Finland, Japan, Korea, Ukraine and other countries.
He cooperates with many conductors including V.Gergiev, V. Ashkenazy, Y.Bashmet, M.Gorenstein, C.Orbelian, V.Sinaisky and others.
ON THE PROGRAMME:
S. Rachmaninoff. Concerto No.3 for Piano and Orchestra
I. Stravinsky. Suite from the ballet The Firebird
T. Kazhgaliyev. Suite from the ballet The Steppe Legend
Soloist – laureate of international competitions Miroslav Kultyshev (piano)
Symphony Orchestra of the Karaganda Concert Association named after Kali Baizhanov
Artistic Director and Chief Conductor – Pyotr Gribanov
Presenter – Lyudmila Golskaya
Running time: 1 hour 30 minutes
Management reserves the right to substitute performers and works performed