12 October 2016, Wednesday, 14:48

"Altyn Urda" symphony by Azamat Khasanshin will be performed at Hanoi International Festival

 

UFA, 12 October 2016. /Bashinform News Agency, Leila Aralbaeva/. A world premiere of the "Altyn Urda" symphony ("Golden Horde") by the famous Bashkir composer Azamat Khasanshin will take place in the capital of the Republic of Vietnam Hanoi.

The composition will be performed within the framework of the 34th Festival of Asian Composers' Guild and the 2nd International Music Festival "Asia — Europe". The festival takes place on October 12-18.

The Festival in Hanoi is the world's largest forum of composers from Asia, Europe and America. It will unite more than 200 artists from 30 countries, including Australia, Canada, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, the USA, Spain, Israel, Turkey, Poland, the United Kingdom. The program includes 11 symphonic concerts, chamber music concerts and premieres of musical theatre shows.

The "Altyn Urda" by Azamat Khasanshin was created in 2009-2013 and was dedicated to the bright and the tragic fate of the most powerful state of Eurasia 13-15th centuries.

The composition was first presented to the audience at the concert — opening of the Year of Culture in the Republic of Bashkortostan performed by the National Symphony Orchestra RB under the baton of Rustem Suleimanov in 2014. The Russian premiere took place in the Great Hall of Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory in 2015.