Ildar Abdrazakov and Borislav Strulev will give master classes for students in Ufa
UFA, 13 April 2018. /Bashinform News Agency, Leila Aralbaeva/.
Famous musicians — opera singer Ildar Abdrazakov and cellist from the USA Borislav Strulev will give master classes for students in Ufa.
The master classes will be held on April 23. The Z. Ismagilov Ufa State Institute of Arts organizes a cello master class by Borislav Strulev at 11.30 a.m. The Bashkir State Opera and Ballet Theater holds a master class for vocalists by Ildar Abdrazakov at 1.30 p.m.
The First Ildar Abdrazakov International Music Festival timed to the 20th anniversary of the creative activity of the artist will be held in Ufa on April 24-27. The organizer of the event is the Ildar Abdrazakov Foundation for Support of Young Talent Artists.
The grand opening of the First Ildar Abdrazakov International Festival will take place on April 24 at the Bashkir State Theater of Opera and Ballet. Together with Ildar Abdrazakov, Borislav Strulev (cello) and Aidar Gaynullin, bayan player, vocalist, composer, academician of cinematographic arts will perform. The concert will be accompanied by the National Symphony Orchestra of the Republic of Bashkortostan, conducted by the orchestra art director Raushan Yakupov.
On April 25, within the framework of the festival, a charity concert will take place on the stage of the "Bashkortostan" State Concert Hall. Ildar Abdrazakov and the soloist of the Mariinsky Theater Sergey Skorokhodov, accompanied by the National Symphony Orchestra RB, will perform arias and duets from famous operas. All proceeds from the sale of tickets for the concert on April 25 will be donated to the Marhamat Charitable Educational Foundation.
The culmination of the festival will be a final gala concert on the stage of the Bashkir State Opera and Ballet Theater on April 27. This evening, the orchestra will be conducted by one of the most outstanding figures among the conductors of the 21st century Speranta Scappucci (currently the chief conductor of the Royal Opera House in Wallonia in Liege). In addition to the famous artists, Ildar Abdrazakov invited soloists of the Elena Obraztsova International Academy of Music to perform at the concert.