"Iolanta" is a lyric opera in one act by Pyotr Tchaikovsky
. It was the last opera he composed.
Mozart's haunting and profound Adagio and Fugue is followed by Arensky's most popular work - Variations on a theme of Tchaikovsky
- a tribute to the composer's mastery of music.
The Saint-Petersberg Tchaikovsky
Ballet Theatre will bring their version of 'The Nutcracker' at the Dubai Opera during the festive season, from December 4 to 7.
The three-act opera premiered in 1890 in St Petersburg, Russia after Tchaikovsky
completed the full score of the opera in just 44 days while in Florence.
This concert program will start with Aria of Lenski ("Kuda Kuda") from Tchaikovsky
's famous opera "Eugene Onegin." "This is the heart crushing aria that Lenski sings as he is about to duel with his best friend knowing that one of them is to die in the next few moments," noted Maestro Muspratt.
This autumn she plays the part of Tatyana, the heroine who falls for Eugene Onegin in Tchaikovsky
's Piano Concerto no 2 is not often performed in concert halls around the world, and so this performance by the orchestra and soloist John Lill was a rare treat.
The following day, at the same time and venue, Professor Briggs discusses Tchaikovsky
and Pushkin, Men of Russian Letters.
'Originally, we wanted as many ballets that were performed to Tchaikovsky
's music, but George Balanchine's very famous Tchaikovsky
Pas eluded us at that time.
The 30th Arthur C Clarke Award has been won by Adrian Tchaikovsky
for Children of Time, it was announced on the evening of 24 August 2016 at a special ceremony held at Foyles bookshop's flagship store on Charing Cross Road, London.
GET, SET: Dmitrij Kitajenko will conduct music from Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Fredrik Rydman's "Swan Lake Reloaded," a modern-day take on Tchaikovsky
's ballet classic, will hit Turkish stages next spring as part of the globe-trotting show's world tour.
Part of the "Maestro Classics" series of music CDs designed to introduce young listeners to the joy of classical music, The Nutcracker is an hour-long adaptation of Tchaikovsky
's beloved ballet.