Interview with Galina Vishnevskaya

1302 2018

Artistic workshop by M˚ Fabrizio Cassi

Fabrizio Cassi, an Italian conductor, gave a series of vocal masterclasses at the Galina Vishnevskaya Opera Centre during February 9 - 13. Maestro Cassi has graduated from the Giuseppe Nicolini Conservatory of Piacenza in organ

1112 2017

V International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival Orenburg

From December 9th to 11th Orenburg hosted the V International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival, dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the great musician. The Opera Centre brought to the Festival Rachmaninoff’s Aleko and Eugene Onegin by

2710 2017

II International Vishnevskaya Opera Festival in Sochi

On October the 27th  the II International Vishnevskaya Opera Festival in Sochi, dedicated to the 90th  anniversary of Mstislav Rostropovich, was over. During the Festival five concerts were held, the guests got the opportunity to

710 2017

On stage of the Nizhny Novgorod State Rostropovich Philharmonic was held the final concert of the Volga tour 2017

On October the 7th on stage of the Nizhny Novgorod State Rostropovich Philharmonic was held the final concert of the Volga tour 2017. For the guests of the evening was played music by Rachmaninov: in

2306 2017

Opera Centre’s new production of “Aleko” by Sergei Rachmaninoff (concert version)

Opera Centre’s new production of Aleko by Sergei Rachmaninoff (concert version) received it’s premiere on June 21 and 23. This is one of the early music pieces created by the great composer, however, it

1605 2017

A concert-lecture “A Journey through musical epochs”

On May 16, Galina Vishnevskaya Opera Centre hosted a concert-lecture "A Journey Through Musical Epochs» featuring the scholars of the Mstislav Rostropovich Foundation and soloists of the Opera Centre. Young musicians performed music works by 

704 2017

THE WASHINGTON POST Postcard from Russia: An operatic legacy

By Anne Midgette   At a press conference before the National Symphony Orchestra’s Moscow concerts in March, Olga Rostropovich, who founded the Rostropovich Festival in the name of her famous father, listens to Kennedy Center

212 2016

IV International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival in Orenburg

IV International Mstislav Rostropovich Festival took place in Orenburg during November 30 - December 2nd. According to Pavel Samsonov, Vice-Governorof Orenburg Region, it has been the most important cultural event of the year. Verdi’s opera

811 2016

The Bolshoi Theatre’s Historic stage hosted the central event of Galina Vishnevskaya’s, the founder of the Opera Centre and People’s Artist of the USSR, 90th birthday anniversary celebrations on November 8th

The Bolshoi Theatre's Historic stage hosted the central event of Galina Vishnevskaya’s, the founder of the Opera Centre and People’s Artist of the USSR, 90th birthday anniversary celebrations on November 8th. The Gala concert featured

2909 2016

The Central House of Architects – an open competition to create a monument to Galina Vishnevskaya completed

September 29, the Central House of Architects - an open competition to create a monument to Galina Vishnevskaya completed. It has been held on the initiative of the Opera Centre by the Moscow Union of