Redefining the Harp: Sasha Boldachev

Date

13 Apr 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Genre

Classical

Details

REDEFINING THE HARP: SASHA BOLDACHEV

Date: Friday, 13 April 2018

Location: Blue Room, The Arts House, Singapore

Time: 7:30PM – 9:00PM

Free seating. Registration begins at 7PM. Doors open at 7:15PM.

Set to challenge the traditional notions of the harp as a feminine

instrument, internationally-acclaimed Russian harpist Alexander (Sasha)

Boldachev presents a one-night-only concert in Singapore. Boldachev performs an

eclectic programme of transcriptions from familiar classics by Glinka,

Chopin, Prokofiev, Tchaikovsky, Debussy, Massenet, Piazzolla and includes Boldachev’s own arrangement

of Igor Stravinsky’s Petrushka.

Programme:

L.C. Daquin: Le Coucou

M. Glinka: The Lark

A. Alyabiev: The Nightingale

F.

Chopin: Etude Op.25 No.1 “Aeolian Harp”

F.

Chopin: Nocturne No.20 in C-sharp minor, Op. posth

F.

Chopin: Fantasie-Impromptu

C. Debussy: Clair de lune

S. Prokofiev: Montagues and Capulets from Romeo and Juliet

P. Tchaikovsky: Waltz of The Flowers from The Nutcracker

S. Boldachev: Fantasie on Igor Stravinsky's Petrushka

P. Tchaikovsky: Melodie

J. Massenet: Meditation from Thais

A. Piazzolla: Libertango

Programme subject to change.

This concert is presented by Cluny Creative Projects.

For further queries, please contact Laura Peh (laura@clunycreativeprojects.com).

Alexander (Sasha) Boldachev

(b.1990) is one of the most exciting harpists of his generation. An

internationally-acclaimed harpist and composer, Boldachev is an invited soloist

of the Bolshoi Theatre of Russia, Official Artist of Salvi Harps and harpist in

Game of Tones, a dynamic duo

specialising in game and film music. A laureate of more than 10 international

competitions and holder of prestigious fellowships, Boldachev has performed and

given masterclasses in more than 40 countries across five continents including

appearances at Burning Man (USA), Gstaad and Davos (Switzerland), Musical

Olympus (Russia) and Sony Music Festival (Japan). Currently on a world tour,

this will be Boldachev’s debut concert in Singapore.

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Venue

The Arts House, Blue Room
1 Old Parliament Lane
Singapore 179429

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