Anniversary Gala Concert by Svechnikov State Choir and Svetlanov Orchestra at the Bolshoi Historic Stage

30 NOV 2016

A unique event organized by the Open Sea Foundation took place on November 28 – a joint concert to commemorate the 80th anniversary of Russia’s State Academic Symphony Orchestra “Evgeny Svetlanov” and Sveshnikov State Academic Russian Choir. The anniversary gala concert featured masterpieces of Russian and foreign music, works written specifically for the State Orchestra and State Choir, and compositions performed by these crews for the first time. World opera stars Olga Borodina, Anita Hartig, Dmytro Popov, Bolshoi prima ballerina Olga Smirnova and other renowned performers took part in the concert.