On Sunday, August 2nd at 2 pm (ET) / 8 pm (Rome), soprano Natalia Pavlova and pianist Elena Burova would love to take you on a musical journey across many different times and places...
This diverse program will include rare treasures from the Baroque era, works from the romantic masters of Italian bel canto, art songs from Russia and England, and contemporary works by Ennio Morricone, Jocelyn Pook and more... including a world premier!
We hope you'll join us for this intimate virtual event, which will be broadcast from an Art Salon in Piazza Vittorio Emanuele, the art and historic district in the center of Rome, Italy.
Antonio Cesti (1632-1669)
"Intorno all'idol mio" from "Orontea"
Gioacchino Rossini (1792-1868)
"Una voce poco fa" from "Barbiere di Siviglia"
Fryderyk Chopin (1810-1849)
Nocturne In E flat major , op.9 N.2
"Casta diva" from "Norma"
Fryderyk Chopin Etude in C minor op.25 N.12
— Intermission —
Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
"Addio del passato" from "La Traviata"
Petr Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)
"May" from the Seasons
Sergey Rachmaninov (1873-1943)
"Don't sing the Beauty", op. 4 N. 4
(after Puskin's poem)
Benjamin Britten (1916 - 1976)
"Echo" (from "Poet's echo, six poems of Pushkin, op 76, N. 1)
Iraida Yusupova (b. 1962)
"I think he will arrive in winter time" (after poem of Vera Pavlova, translation in English by Steven Seymour)
Venus Rey Jr (b. 1969)
"Pavlova songs" num. 2 & 4 from the Pavlova songs after 7 poems of Vera Pavlova
Jocelyn Pook (b. 1960)
"How sweet the Moonlight"
(after Shakespeare's "Merchant of Venice",
from the film "Merchant of Venice")