08 July 2016, Friday, 13:42

Next Symphonic Night in Ufa was again visited by thousands of citizens


UFA, 8 July 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Gulfiya Akulova/. The Ufa Amphitheatre rallied fans of symphonic music. The next open- air concert of the "Symphonic Night" took place at numerous requests of residents of the republic.

The musical evening lasted three and a half hours. 80 musicians played for the audience accompanied by the National Symphony Orchestra of Bashkortostan under the baton of Raushan Yakupov and Kamil Abdullin.

The concert featured soloists — winners of prestigious international competitions and festivals, among them — the winner of the 11th International Television Competition for Young Musicians "The Nutcracker", winner of the Grand Prix at the Moscow festival-competition "Open Europe" Michael Dormidontov (Moscow).

The concert program consisted of classical compositions by Franz von Suppe, Johannes Brahms, Strauss brothers, Camille Saint-Saens, Georgy Sviridov. The repertoire of the orchestra also included soundtracks to the famous domestic and foreign films: "Two Captains", "12 chairs", "Elusive Avengers", "Breakfast at Tiffany's", "Scent of Women", "Pirates of the Caribbean", "Titanic."

The famous kurai player Robert Yuldashev and his "Kuraysy" band added folk flavour to the musical evening.

For the first time the National Symphony Orchestra accompanied the laureates of international and national competitions, "Premier" vocal band.

The Symphonic Night was closed with a laser show.

Recall, that the first of the summer open-air Symphonic Nights was held in Ufa on June 23. A photo report from the event is available here.