C. Orff Carmina Burana
Date and time:
Saturday, February 9, 2019 - 13:00
Moscow International House of Music
Elvira Khokhlov, soprano
Alexander BOGDANOV, tenor
Andrei Baturkin, baritone
Children's Choir of the Bolshoi Theater
Yurlov State Academiс Сhapel
Grand multimedia show
Fortune is the master of the world! The Wheel of Destiny is running!
Only on February 9 and 10 the grand multimedia show of the Moscow City Symphoy "Russian Philharmonic" - the legendary "Carmina Burana" with large-scale dynamic video projections.
The most famous creation of Karl Orff and the immortal masterpieces of Botticelli, Michelangelo, Raphael, Bosch, Brueghel, which fill the entire space of the auditorium. The impression of truly "witching music" goes into overdrive by artistic images from the first bars.
The medieval manuscript inspired Karl Orff is surprisingly agrees with today: the impermanence of fortune and wealth, the transience of life, the unrestrained fun and drunkenness, the beauty of spring nature, the love passion - all this was, is and will be...
Carmina Burana is a masterpiece of 20th century music and the most famous creation by Karl Orff. This amazing music from the first sounds win all hearts by a vivid imagery, a large-scale element of rhythm, a mixture of soft irony and quivering lyricism, epic scope and generosity of colors. Orff's music is the main character of the performance. Both musicians and listeners from the first bars fall under its hypnotic influence.