At all times, love has been the central theme in music.
At all times, love has been the central theme in music. The genre of chamber vocal lyrics attracted composers as the most responsive in conveying the subtlest movements of the human soul, emotional experiences, love passion and longing, exultation and anxiety. In operas, a hymn to love is played by duets that convey the pinnacle of feelings and emotions, connecting music and drama, the logic of melody and an explosion of feelings.
The concert features opera works and vocal lyrics by Russian and foreign composers.
The opera Little Red Riding Hood, dedicated to Tsarevich Alexei Romanov, was written in 1911.
A significant place in the repertoire of the St. Petersburg Opera is taken by the cycle called “Operetta in the Opera House”.
The performance by Yuri Alexandrov gives the audience a new look at the familiar plot of the most popular Russian opera.