Beethoven Hall

12 October, 19:30
14 October, 19:00
Part I

“Watercolours”
Vocal cycle to poems by medieval Japanese poets

On the Way
Ways to the capital
Before the execution
In the morning mist
Dream


Lilit Davtyan (soprano)

“Would You do It?”
to lyrics by Vladimir Mayakovsky

Danil Knyazev (bass) – 12.10
Nikita Volkov (bass) – 14.10

“Cloudy Things”
to lyrics by Vladimir Mayakovsky

Nikita Volkov (bass) – 12.10
Alexei Kulagin (bass) – 14.10

“On the Far Side”
to lyrics by Avetik Isahakyan

Elizaveta Narsia (soprano) – 12.10
Albina Tonkikh (soprano) – 14.10

“Traces in the Sand”
to lyrics by Semyon Kirsanov

Ulyana Biryukova (mezzo-soprano)

“I am such a Tree”
to lyrics by Grigory Pozhenyan

David Posulikhin (tenor)

“Leaves”
to lyrics by Leonid Martynov

Elizaveta Narsia (soprano)

“Over the Fields the Twilight is Indistinct”
to lyrics by Andrei Voznesensky

Ulyana Biryukova (mezzo-soprano)
Anatoly Machulenko (guitar)

“Fifteen Boys”
to lyrics by Bella Akhmadulina

Elmira Karakhanova (soprano)

“I Thought You Were My Enemy”
to lyrics by Bella Akhmadulina

Zarina Bagaeva (soprano)

“Love is Blind”
Sonnet 137 by William Shakespeare in translation by S. Marshak

Bogdan Guenok (baritone) – 12.10
Nikolai Zemlyanskikh (baritone) – 14.10

“Jealousy Attempt”
to lyrics by Marina Tsvetaeva

Zarina Bagaeva (soprano) – 12.10
Albina Tonkikh – 14.10

“Where did that Tenderness Come From?”
to lyrics by Marina Tsvetaeva

Ulyana Biryukova (mezzo-soprano)

“O, How Thy Worth with Manners May I Sing”
Sonnet 39 by William Shakespeare in translation by S. Marshak

Bogdan Guenok (baritone) – 12.10
Nikolai Zemlyanskikh (baritone) – 14.10

Part II

“Music” from the film “To Love”
to lyrics by Viktor Orlov

Elizaveta Narsia (soprano)

Praskovia’s Recitative and Aria from the opera “Count Cagliostro”

Lilit Davtyan (soprano)

Cagliostro’s Scene from the opera “Count Cagliostro”

Bogdan Guenok (baritone)
Nikolai Zemlyanskikh (baritone)

“The Merry Minstrel’s Song” from the TV opera “The Healer’s Apprentice”
lyrics by Vadim Korostylev

Elmira Karakhanova (soprano)
David Posulikhin (tenor)

Arioso from the monoopera “Waiting”

Albina Tonkikh (soprano)

“Snow over Leningrad" from the film "The Irony of Fate”

Alexander Pokidchenko (piano)
Anatoly Machulenko (guitar)

“You’re Going Away Like a Train” from the film “To Love”
to lyrics by Evgeny Evtushenko

Elmira Karakhanova (soprano)

“Eyes of Love”
to lyrics by Evgeny Evtushenko
Arranged for vocal ensemble and piano by A. Pokidchenko

David Posulikhin (tenor)
Bogdan Guenok (baritone) – 12.10
Nikolai Zemlyanskikh (baritone) – 14.10
Nikita Volkov (bass) – 12.10
Alexei Kulagin (bass) – 14.10
Danil Knyazev (bass)

Blessing from the Shemoneh Esreh Prayer
Arrangement by M. Tariverdiev

Ulyana Biryukova (mezzo-soprano)
Anatoly Machulenko (guitar)

“Tbilisi” from the film “I Promised I’d Go Away”
Arranged for vocal ensemble and piano by A. Pokidchenko


Piano part: Alexander Pokidchenko, Sergei Konstantinov, Anna Denisova, Tovuz Abbasova

Guitar: Anatoly Machulenko

Opening address: Vera Tariverdieva