Sindy, born in France in 1992, won a prize last year at the International Anton Rubinstein
Competition, seen as a significant achievement for a young musician.
Dentro de su amplia y variada discografia, sus varios registros con arias o canciones memorables de importantes compositores rusos ("Songs and dances of death", por ejemplo, es ya un titulo de antologia) como Mussorgsky, Glinka, Borodin, Rimsky-Korsakov, Glazunov, Anton Rubinstein
, Rachmaninoff, Shostakovich o el propio Tchaikovsky, son referentes en su especialidad, en la voz de quien supo conservar los mas significativos elementos de una muy rica tradicion lirica rusa y enriquecerlos con aires nuevos.
The first half of this 73 minute recital concentrates on rarities: including settings by Mendelssohn, both Felix and his sister Fanny, Grieg and six setting by the Russian pianist and composer Anton Rubinstein
26) Even Anton Rubinstein
and Von Billow (a student of Liszt's), who were instrumental in popularizing the practice and performed all of their music from memory, were not immune from memory lapses.
Composers include: Anton Arensky (1861-1906), Cesar Cui (1835-1918), Alexander Balakirev (1837-1910), Alexander Borodin (1833-1887), Alexander Dargomyzhsky (1813-1869), Alexander Glazunov (1865-1936), Mikhail Glinka (1804-1857), Alexander Grechaninov (1864-1956), Alexander Gurilev (1803-1858), Mikhail Ippolito-Ivanov (1859-1935), Nikolai Medtner (1880-1951), Modest Mussorgsky (1839-1881), Sergey Rachmaninoff (1873-1943), Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908), Anton Rubinstein
(18291894), Sergey Taneyev (1856-1915), Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893), Alexander Varlamov (1801-1848).
The portraits of composers in this exhibition have been well chosen, and include Repin's 1881 portraits of the highly professional Anton Rubinstein
(better known to some as a pianist) and his antipode Modest Mussorgsky, the latter an outright masterpiece completed in the hospital where the composer would die from alcoholism a few days later (Fig.
1600-1900 presented chronologically, by composers such as Edward Pearce, Michelangelo Rossi, Handel, Francois Hunten, Halfdan Kjerulf, Mendelssohn, Schubert, Rossini, Karl Eduard Hering, Fanny Hensel, ETA Hoffmann, Tekla Badarzewska-Baranowska, Anton Rubinstein
, Sir Julius Benedict, Gisela von Lorinser, Ignaz Brull, Ernst II, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Dorsey W.
The pianist was also the organiser and the artistic director of 13 musical events in Russia, including the Anton Rubinstein
Festival in Peterhof.
He benefitted greatly from his personal acquaintance with such figures as Franz Liszt, Hans von Billow, Carl Tausig, and Anton Rubinstein
Amir Tebenikhin is a winner of the first prize at the International Piano Competition of George Enescu held in Bucharest in 2009, the first prize of the III International Piano Competition of Anton Rubinstein
held in 2007 in Dresden, the winner of numerous prestigious awards including the Grand Prix at the XIII International Piano Competition of Viana da Motta in Portugal in 1999, the Special Prize of the 56th International Piano Competition in Geneva, and obtained a diploma at the 2003 Queen Elisabeth Music Competition.
Muestra del romanticismo" pudo haberse titulado el programa escogido por el, ya que marcho de Franz Schubert (1797-1828) a Anton Rubinstein
(1829-1894), de quienes escuchamos Fantasia en do mayor D760 (Wanderer) y Sonata No.
The first and perhaps most riveting chapter is about the embattled career and painfully negotiated identity of Anton Rubinstein
(1829-94)--the brave founder, tireless champion, and twice controversial director of the St.