Musical and Light Show "Rachmaninoff. Liturgical chants"
Monday, 19 January 2015 21:50

Musical and Light Show \

Musical and Light Show "Rachmaninoff. Liturgical chants"

An unbeatable combination of music, unique lighting, paintings, mosaics and atmosphere of one of the most impressive cathedrals of the city of St Petersburg will give an unforgettable impression to all those who attend St Isaac's cathedral on February 25 as part of the musical-light performance to the sounds of "Liturgy" Rachmaninoff.

This amazing performance will be conducted by one of the best Russian choirs, such as the Chamber Choir of the Smolny Cathedral, to perform the famous "Liturgy" by Sergei Rachmaninoff, which is considered one of the pinnacles of Russian spiritual and musical culture. 

This event is distinguished not only by the choice of the musical work, but also the platform, as well as original art lighting, which will showcase the spectacular beauty of St. Isaac's Cathedral, painting the space with bright colors, and allow a new way to hear the wonderful music of Sergei Rachmaninoff. All those who will attend will go on an unforgettable journey of fantasy, where the unique lighting merges together with paintings, mosaics and the inexpressible atmosphere grand cathedral, created by Montferrand.

The "Liturgy" by Sergei Rachmaninoff was written in 1910 for the music to the Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom. The writing is considered the most atmospheric piece by this composer, which not only reflects the spirit of Orthodox worship, but is also interesting to all who are fond of the Russian history and art.

Where: St. Isaac’s Cathedral, Isaakievskaya Square, 4

When: February 25, starting at 19:00

Price: 400 rubles


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