Pushkin, Gogol & Shakespeare 22/06/21

Alexander Golovin: Chaliapin as Farlaf, one of the knights in Ruslan & Ludmila

To listen simply press on the audio player below
(you can also download the file –
click on the three dots on the right):

Glinka‘s tempo mark is Presto, and Gergiev and the Mariinsky take it very seriously!

May Night, Rimsky-Korsakov. Definitely a successful hybrid:

A passionate and committed performance of Tchaikovsky‘s Hamlet Fantasy Overture – just what it needs?

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