Winter Promenade at Odessa Opera House
The author of the project is the chief conductor of the theater Vyacheslav Chernukho-Volich.
From January 30 to February 28 at the Odessa National Academic Opera and Ballet Theater, the Winter Promenade festival will be held for the second time. This project combines opera and symphonic music conceived by the chief conductor Vyacheslav Chernukho-Volich.
Vyacheslav Chernukho-Volich graduated from the Department of Opera and Symphony Conducting of the Belarusian Academy of Music in 1994 in the class of Professor G.P. Provatorov and his master's degree in 1996 in the class of Professor A.M. Anisimov. He began his conducting career in 1992 with the Minsk Wind Orchestra "Nemiga". In 1993 he became the conductor of the Belarusian State Theater of Musical Comedy, from 1995 to 2019 he was the conductor of the National Academic Bolshoi Theater of Belarus.
The maestro's repertoire includes over 50 operas and ballets of world and national Belarusian classics. Staged about 20 opera and ballet performances in theaters in Belarus, Russia and Turkey. Collaborates with theaters and symphony orchestras of Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Turkey, Cyprus and China. Participated in numerous opera and ballet festivals in Belarus and other countries.
A programme of winter and holiday music for you this season!
30 JANUARY, SATURDAY | 18:30
Opera performed with two intervals.
Libretto by Francesco Piave based on Alexandre Dumas fils novel « La Dame aux Camélias».
The premiere took place on November 9-10, 2019.
31 JANUARY, SUNDAY | 18:30
Ballet extravaganza in 2 acts with a prologue.
Libretto by Marius Petipa revised by People`s Artist of Ukraine Sergey.Bondur based on the fairy tale by Ernst Hoffmann "The Nutcracker and the Mouse King".
05 FEBRUARY, FRIDAY | 18:30
Ballet is performed with one interval.
Libretto by G. Sevoyan, L.Vilvovskaya, M. Dolgopolova, N. Ryzhenko, V. Smirnova-Golovanova based on a drama with the same name by M. Lermontov.
Musical composition and editing by E. Hovhannisyan.
06 FEBRUARY, SATURDAY | 18:30
V.A. Mozart – “Coronation Mass”.
G. Bizet – Toreador’s verses from the opera “Carmen”.
Performed by Vitaliy Biliy, Viktor Shevchenko.
G. Bizet – “Habanera” from the opera “Carmen”.
Performed by Kateryna Tsymbalyuk, Anastasia Martyniuk.
G. Verdi – Stretta Manrico from the opera “Troubadour”.
Performed by Eduard Martyniuk, Oleg Zlakoman.
G Verdi – Azuchena’s song from the opera “Troubadour”.
Performed by Honored Artist of Ukraine Tetyana Spaska, Maryna Godulyan.
P. Mascagni – Santuzzi’s Prayer from the opera “Village Honor”.
Performed by Anna Litvinova, Anna Bondarenko, choir.
G. Verdi – Scene in the square from the opera “Aida”.
Romeo and Juliet. Eternal love story
14 FEBRUARY, SUNDAY | 18:30
S. Prokofiev – Suite from the ballet “Romeo and Juliet”.
Sh. Gounod – Juliet’s Waltz from the opera “Romeo and Juliet”.
Performed by Alina Vorokh, Anastasia Golub.
Sh. Gounod – Duet of Romeo and Juliet from the opera “Romeo and Juliet”.
Performed by Marina Naimitenko, Pavlo Smirnov.
P. Tchaikovsky – fantasy overture “Romeo and Juliet”.
28 FEBRUARY, SUNDAY | 18:30
The opera is performed with one intermission.
Libretto by Eugene Cormon and Michel Carré.