Thu 17 Sep 2020 20:15

Gergiev and the Leningrad Symphony

Valery Gergiev & Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest
17 Sep 2020
20:15
  • Thu 17 Sep 2020
    20:15
    De Doelen, Rotterdam
    Grote Zaal
  • Prices are exclusive service costs of € 2,75 per order. Click here for more information about service costs.

Program

conductor Valery Gergiev | soloists Mariinsky Theater | orchestra Rotterdams Philharmonisch Orkest

Momotenko Madame en Noir (wereldpremière) |  Sjostakovitsj Suite from ‘The Nose’ for tenor, baritone and orchestra | Sjostakovitsj Symfonie nr.7 Leningrad

It was undoubtedly the greatest crisis in the history of St Petersburg: the siege of Leningrad, which lasted almost two and a half years and claimed the lives of over a million citizens. With his Leningrad Symphony, Shostakovich erected a monument to his beloved and threatened city. That same city forms the ironic backdrop to Gogol’s short story The Nose, on which Shostakovich based his eponymous avant-garde opera.

Ticket sales
You can order this concert as part of a passe-partout or rover ticket of the Gergiev Festival. Single ticket sales start on Friday May 1  at 10.00 hrs.

Single ticket prices 
Top grade € 86 | Grade 1 € 68 | Grade 2 € 55 | Grade 3 € 33
Up to 26 years/CJP €10 (grade 2 and 3)

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