Tuesday, 19_12_2017 8 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 2. Abo f | EV
Wednesday, 20_12_2017 8 p.m. | Philharmonie im Gasteig | 2. Abo a | EV

Rodion Shchedrin

Rodion Shchedrin was born in 1932 in Moscow into a musical family: his father was a composer and a teacher of music theory. He studied at the Moscow Choral School and in 1955 he graduated from the Moscow Conservatory where he studied composition and...  more

"The Enchanted Wanderer"

 

Valery Gergiev, conductor

Born in Moscow, Valery Gergiev initially studied conducting under Ilya Musin at the Leningrad Conservatory. While still a student, he won the Herbert von Karajan conducting competition in Berlin. In 1978, aged 24, Valery Gergiev became assistant...  more

Ekaterina Sergeeva, mezzosoprano

Yekaterina Sergeyeva was born in St Petersburg. She graduated from the St Petersburg State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatoire in 2005 (сlass of Yevgenia Gorokhovskaya) and was soloist with the Mariinsky Academy of Young Singers since 2004. Ekaterina...  more

Andrei Popov, tenor

Andrei Popov was born in Leningrad. Graduated from the St Petersburg State Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatoire (class of Professor Lev Morozov). From 2000-2007 he was a soloist with the Mariinsky Academy of Young Singers (class of Grayr Khanedanian) and...  more

Sergei Aleksashkin, bass

Sergei Aleksashkin studied at the Saratov State Sobinov Conservatoire (1982). After graduating from the Conservatoire, he was engaged by the Saratov Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet. He also trained at La Scala, Milan, from 1983–1984. Sergei...  more

Philharmonischer Chor München, Musical production: Andreas Herrmann

The Philharmonic Chorus of Munich is one of the leading large scale concert choruses in Germany and partner chorus of the Munich Philharmonic. Its repertoire ranges throughout the choral music of every period, from early polyphonic works all the way...  more