- 7-day playbill
On 2 December at 22.00 at the Concert Hall of the Mariinsky Theatre the Mariinsky Orchestra under Valery Gergiev will present the world premiere of Igor Stravinsky's orchestral piece Funeral Song. This concert opens the Year of Igor Fyodorovich Stravinsky, the one hundred and thirty-fifth anniversary of whose birth will be celebrated next year. The concert will be broadcast live on the TV stations Mezzo and Mezzo live HD (available through Tricolor TV), as well as on the sites medici.tv and mariinsky.tv.
On 27 November for the first time at the Concert Hall soloists of the Mariinsky Academy of Young Opera Singers directed by Larisa Gergieva will present Mikhail Kollontai's opera The Captain's Daughter after the tale by Alexander Pushkin (concert performance)
Marking 90 years since the birth of Yuri Grigorovich
Host: Nastasia Khrushcheva