[Program OneFashioning the Russian Sound] "Easter Procession" by Illarion Pryanishnikov; Wikimedia Commons
"Easter Procession" by Illarion Pryanishnikov; Wikimedia Commons

Bard Music Festival Presents

Program One
Fashioning the Russian Sound

7:30pm Chamber and orchestral performances, with commentary by Leon Botstein 

Nikolay Rimsky-Korsakov (1844−1908), Russian Easter Festival, Overture, Op. 36 (1888); Overture to May Night (1878−79); Dubinushka, Op. 62 (n.d.); Le coq d’or Suite (c. 1908)
Mikhail Glinka (1804−57), Kamarinskaya (1848)
Alexander Borodin (1833−87), Romances  
César Cui (1835−1918), from Kaleidoscope, Op. 50, for violin and piano (1893)
Mily Balakirev (1837−1910), Islamey, Oriental Fantasy, Op. 18 (1869)
Modest Mussorgsky (1839−81), Songs and Dances of Death (1875−77)

Program subject to change.

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