Tour Gergiev and Mariinsky theatre soloists will begin at the Metropolitan Opera

the cast is truly excellent. The soloist of the Mariinsky theater Evgeny Nikitin will sing one of his crowning roles of the Dutchman, and magnificent soprano Anja Kampe’s debut on the stage of the Metropolitan Opera in the role of Senta. Dalanda will sing Franz-Josef Selig, who has repeatedly performed this role all over the world. Soloist of Maryinsky theater Sergey Skorohodov will play the role of Erica.

Photo: Arkady Kolybasov/WG Valery Gergiev has called a unique body in “charge”

Conducting first six premiere performances, Valery Gergiev will continue the tour and will hold a series of concerts featuring renowned musicians in Canada, the Dominican Republic, Colombia and the United States.

In Canada, waiting for his performance with the Montreal Symphony orchestra and the famous Hungarian violinist kristóf baráti. In Santiago de Los Caballeros and Santo Domingo Symphony orchestra of the Mariinsky theatre will perform one of the most popular pianists in the world Daniil Trifonov, violinist kristóf baráti and singers of the Mariinsky theatre Sergei Skorokhodov (tenor) and Vladislav Kupriyanov (baritone).

the singers and musicians of the Mariinsky theatre will travel to Colombia to take part in the evening at the Teatro Mayor (of Bogota).

World tour, the Maestro will be completed in the US, where Valery Gergiev will give concerts with major American orchestras: new York Philharmonic and the Chicago Symphony. The conductor asked them to perform a Russian program in new York will feature works by Shchedrin, Rachmaninov and Stravinsky, in Chicago – “Leningrad” Symphony of Shostakovich.