The Roman Catholic Church of St. Stanislaus invites all connoisseurs of organ classics to organ concerts in Staraya Kolomna. Laureates of international competitions, young talents and honored artists of Russia play the strongest organ works for you great composers past and present.
Johann Sebastian Bach, Felix Mendelssohn, Edvard Grieg, Marcel Dupre, Olivier Messiaen – works by these and other composers for organ – both as the main instrument and as an accompaniment in vocal and vocal-orchestral musical themes – will be performed under the dome of the Catholic Church. Concert tickets are available at spb.kassir.ru and at Kassir.ru city ticket offices.
Roman Catholic Church of St. Stanislaus
Union Printers Street 22
V Organ Festival “Christmas Wreath: Organ over the City”
Organ concert “Journey of a Crystal Drop”
A fairy tale for children and adults to the music of Antonio Vivaldi
From December 23, 2022 to January 8, 2023, St. Petersburg, filled with amazing energy of the winter holidays, will perform concerts of the 5th Organ Festival “Christmas Wreath”. Fireworks of styles, a kaleidoscope of eras and inspiration from the best musicians from Russia and abroad – all this will leave a long aftertaste of an organ festival.
“Journey of a Crystal Drop” is an amazing fairy tale for children and adults to the music of Vivaldi, composed for you by the amazing organist Ekaterina Marishkina. It will be told by the violin, the organ and the Storyteller, and the most popular work in the world of classical music will be played as accompaniment. Yes, that’s it – the seasons! Did you know that the brilliant Venetian accompanied this world-renowned masterpiece with his own sonnets, revealing the meaning of each concerto of the cycle? It was on their basis that a new fairy tale by Ekaterina Marishkina was born. Seasons – everyone finds and hears something of their own in them: a journey through the four regions of Italy and the four cardinal points, four seasons and four times of the day … Well, you, dear listeners, may discover something in this wonderful work of the sunny Italian something completely new and unexpected!
Immerse yourself in the cycle of the seasons under the birdsong and summer thunderstorm, dashing dances of Italian peasants and the excitement of hunting!
Journey of a crystal drop — welcome to the FAIRY TALE!
Honored Artist of the Russian Federation
Mark Taube, violin
laureate of international competitions
Ekaterina Marishkina, organ
Concert duration – 1 hour 10 minutes without intermission; The concert is intended for all categories of viewers over 6 years old.
|Event organizer:||IP Ilyicheva Ekaterina Alexandrovna|