Hibla Gerzmava and Friends

24 May Wednesday
 

On May 24, 2017 the stage of the State Kremlin Palace will host one of the brightest events in Moscow cultural life – a solo concert of the Star of the world opera, the favourite of the Moscow theatrical public, Hibla GERZMAVA.
In her new program Two Portraits the artist will appear before public in a new light. Two acts of the concert - two portraits of the unique and incomparable Hibla GERZMAVA.
I act:
Hibla GERZMAVA (soprano)
Marco ARMILIATO (conductor) /Italy/
The orchestra will be announced additionally
II act:
Hibla GERZMAVA (soprano)
Phonograph Jazz Band by Sergey ZHILIN
Special guests:
Larisa DOLINA
Laima VAIKULE

The first act will be accompanied by a symphonic orchestra. Behind the conductor's stand this evening is one of the most outstanding opera conductors of this generation, the Grammy award winner Marco ARMILIATO.
The second act will bewitch every spectator- the phenomenal vocal, breathtaking jazz improvisations, unique combinations of rhythms and harmonies, the extraordinary and unexpected duets and trios – all performed by the star of the world stage Hibla GERZMAVA and her friends and colleagues Larisa DOLINA and Laima VAIKULE. The jazz act will be accompanied by the famous Phonograph Jazz Band by Sergey ZHILIN.
The Honored artist of the Russian Federation and the Honored artist of the Republic of Abkhazia Hibla GERZMAVA is the unique phenomenon on the Russian opera stage. Bright and direct, emotional and passionate, she is a performer of the main female parts in famous operas and fantastically talented actress, capable of interpreting the image of the heroine, not only by taking notes from the director, but also being guided by her own faultless intuition. Today the singer is highly demanded on the world opera stage. The best theaters of the world – Covent Garden, Metropolitan Opera, the Vienna State Opera - open their doors before her.
The golden voice of Hibla, which has captivated millions of listeners, will begin to sound anew in the Two Portraits program – the brightest symbiosis of jazz and classics. In the first act the Honored artist will perform opera masterpieces together with outstanding Russian musicians accompanied by a symphonic orchestra, in the second – compositions of masters of jazz and popular classics in original jazz interpretations.
This concert will become a magnificent opportunity for the public to hear the performance by the opera star Hibla Gerzmava a synthesis of various directions in music, and her friends, the invited musicians, will create an enchanting spectacle on stage!