13 November 2012, Tuesday, 11:30

Ildar Abdrazakov will give a Christmas charitable concert in Ufa

author: Olga Murtazina

Well-known opera singer Ildar Abdrazakov will act at his native land with a charitable concert which will take place at the Opera and Ballet Theatre on December 27. Till December 25, the soloist of Mariinsky Theatre according to the contract acts in Metropolitan-Opera.

The Christmas concert will be organized by the charitable fund "Markhamat". As organizers of the project inform, pass-checks will not be given for the concert, cost of tickets will make from 2 to 10 thousand roubles. All gain from the concert is intended for small care recipients of the fund.

The performance program is now under approval, the curator of the project Zarema Mirsayapova informs. In the first part the singer plans to execute romances, in the second — arias from operas of the Italian composers accompanied by the National Symphonic Orchestra of Bashkortostan.

The basso Ildar Abrazakov is the native of Ufa and the graduate of the Ufa State Institute of Arts (nowadays Z.Ismagilov's UGAI). He is the owner of the "Grammy" award for the album "Requiem" in 2011. In 2012 for execution of the main part in the opera of J. Verdi "Attila" he was recognised the best basso of the world following the results of the International Competition «Oscar Della Lirica».