Redefining the Harp: Sasha Boldachev
13 Apr 2018, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
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.
L.C. Daquin: Le Coucou
M. Glinka: The Lark
A. Alyabiev: The Nightingale
Chopin: Etude Op.25 No.1 “Aeolian Harp”
Chopin: Nocturne No.20 in C-sharp minor, Op. posth
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 (email@example.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.
The Arts House, Blue Room
1 Old Parliament Lane