5th Season of Carmina Burana
On February 8, 9 and 12 five concerts of Carl Orff’s legendary cantata Carmina Burana were performed. These concerts are a unique concept of Russian Philharmonic with video projections which has been an integral part of the Orchestra’s repertoire for five consecutive seasons now. Soloists – Honoured Artist of Russia Elvira Hokhlova, soprano; Alexander Bogdanov, tenor; Honoured Artist of Russia Andrey Baturkin, baritone; Yurlov State Academic Choir Chapel of Russia; and Children’s Choir of the Bolshoy Theatre of Russia. This time the concerts were conducted by David Handel (USA).