New version of oratorio “Abraham” premiere in Russia

On June 20th, Baruch Berliner’s cello concerto “Jacob’s Dream” will be performed in the Rachmaninov Hall of the Moscow Conservatory, along with the Russian premiere of the oratorio “Abraham” in a version for organ, two pianos, choir, and narrator. The event, dubbed Night of Premiers, will mark the 20th anniversary of the Moscow Youth Symphony Orchestra.

Alexander Ramm, Laureate of the 14th International Tchaikovsky Competition (cello)
Sergey Poltavsky (viola)
Svetlana Bezotosnaya (violin)
Anastasia Timoshenko (violin)
Yana Mishina (violin)
Chamber Choir of the Ippolitov-Ivanov State Musical Pedagogical Institute
Artistic Director of the Choir: Honored Artist of Russia, Professor Galina Bogdanova

Mikhail Kirchhoff
Andrey Kolyasnikov
Vladimir Naumenko

Artistic director and conductor of the Moscow Youth Symphony Orchestra: Valery Vorona

Producer: Nachum Slutzker