Russian Romances: Katherine Broderick & Sergey Rybin
27 October 2017, 13:10
Katherine Broderick and Sergey Rybin give a programme of passionate Russian song, including works by Mussorgsky, Glinka, Rimsky-Korsakov and others, as part of our day exploring the Russian Revolution of 1917.
This event is part of a day exploring Russian song in the centenary of the Russian Revolution. The schedule for the day is as follows:
11.30am - 12.15pm - Revolution In Russia: Russian Music in the Twilight of the Russian Empire (Rebecca Mitchell, speaker)
1.10pm - Russian Romances Lunchtime recital (Katherine Broderick & Sergey Rybin)
2.45pm - 3.30pm - Revolution In Russia: Russian Music in the Age of Revolution (Pauline Fairclough, speaker)
4pm - 4.45pm - Revolution In Russia: Russian Song in the Age of Tchaikovsky and Rachmaninov (Philip Ross Bullock, speaker)
5.30pm - 6.20pm - Rush-Hour Recital: 1917: The Last Flowering (Alexander Karpeyev)
7.30pm - 9.30pm - Evening Recital: Tchaikovsky (Andrei Bondarenko & Gary Matthewman)
10pm-11pm - Late-Night: Rachmaninov (Ilona Domnich & Sholto Kynoch)
Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka (1804 - 1857)I remember a wondrous moment
- How sweet is it to be with you
- Tell me, why?
Alexander Sergeyevich Dargomyzhsky (1813 - 1869)Tu et Vous
- Youth and a maiden
- I'm in love, beautiful maiden
- Night zephyr
Modest Mussorgsky (1839 - 1881)Where art thou, little star?
- Tell me, why, dear maiden
- Night (Romance - fantasia)
- Gathering mushrooms
Sergei Ivanovich Taneyev (1856 - 1915)Nocturne (Op.17 no.7)
- Stalactites (Op.26 no.6)
- Music (Op.26 no.4)
Modest Mussorgsky (1839 - 1881)
SopranoKatherine Broderick was winner of the 2007 Kathleen Ferrier Award. She trained with Susan McCulloch at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama (where she won the Gold Medal), the National Opera Studio and spent a year at the Mendelssohn Hochschule in Leipzig. For the 2017/18 season, she continues her successful involvement as part of the Ensemble of Badische Staatstheater, Karlsruhe. Her operas will include Adrienna LeCouvrer (title role), La Clemenza di Tito (Vitellia) and Die Walkeure (Sieglinde). Other engagements this season and be... Read Full Biography
PianistSergey Rybin was born in the city of Tomsk in Siberia (Russia). He began playing the piano aged seven, studying at the specialised music school for gifted children, attached to the Conservatory of Novosibirsk. Subsequently, he studied at the Moscow State University of Culture and Arts, where having gained a Ph.D., he became Professor of Piano and taught for four years. Since completing his studies the Royal Academy of Music in London under tutelage of Malcolm Martineau, Sergey has worked extensively for City of Birmingham Opera, English T... Read Full Biography
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