Siberian Virtuosi

State Ensemble of Violinists of the Republic of Yakutia

Ticket Information

$18 | General Admission
$15 | Fairfield Concert Association Members
$10 | General Admission - Youth

Siberian Virtuosi, the State Ensemble of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia) is an Ensemble of violinists and a pianist, which is gaining an increasing popularity in Russia and around the world. Founded in 1994 as the Virtuosi of Yakutia, the Ensembel has give over 2000 concerts in 14 countries during the last 25 years. Known for their energy, unique arrangements and level of virtuosity, the group has won numerous awards at international festivals in Russia, France, Italy and Hungary.

On the recent return to the United States, presenters admired:

"The performance was fabulous!", "Fantastic", "On a scale of 1 to 10, they are a 12!".

The Siberian Virtuosi make frequent appearances on the radio and television stations across the Russian Federation. They are led by the Honored Art Worker of Russian Federation, Honored Artist of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Professor Larisa Gabysheva, and Honored Art Worker of Russian Federation, Honored Artist of the Republic of Sakha (Yakutia), Professor Stanislav Afanasenko.

For their cultural and artistic achievements in Russia and abroad, as well as for representing the State of Siberia, the Ensemble "Siberian Virtuosi" was rewarded with the highest honor of the State - the name of the State Ensemble of Violinists of the Republic of Yakutia.

Program
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750) - Toccata & Fugue in d-minor
Peter I. Tchaikovsky (1840 - 1893) - Scherzo
Pablo de Sarasate (1844 - 1908) - Navarra
Grigoras Ionica Dinicu (1889 0 1949) - Hora Staccato
Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873 - 1943) - Vocalise
Antonio Bazzini (1818 - 1897) - Rondo of Goblins
Astor Piazzola (1921 - 1992) - Oblivion
Manuel de Falla (1876 - 1946) - Spanish Dance #1
Johann Strauss, Jr. (1825 - 1899) - Die Fledermaus
Johannes Brahms (1833 - 1897) - Hungarian Dance #1

Intermission

Antonio Vivaldi (1678 - 1741) - Summer from the "Four Seasons"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756 - 1791) - Overture to the Marriage of Figaro
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685 - 1750) - Air on the G String
Felix Mendelssohn (1809 - 1947) - Scherzo
Peter I. Tchaikovsky (1840 - 1893) - Magic Melodies from Ballet Hits
Jean Sibelius (1865 - 1957) - Valse Triste (Sad Waltz), Op. 44
Vittorio Monti (1868 - 1922) - Csardas
George Enescu (1881 - 1955) - Romanian Rhapsody
Astor Piazzola (1921 - 1992) - Libertango
Valeri Ermoshkin (1948 - present) - Walk along the Hollywood
Aram Khachaturian (1903 - 1978) - The Sabre Dance