Address: 27/13 Malaya Gruzinskaya Street

Концерт состоялся 2 August 2017 года

Series: Cathedral's Eve

The concert features:

Dina Ikhina and Denis Makhankov (organ duo)

Programme: J.S. Bach, Ch.-M. Widor, H.-A. Stamm, P.I. Tchaikovsky, J. Strauss and others

Virtuosity at the edge of human capacity! The organists’ feet compete with their hands in speed and skill. A stream of high-precision sound, like a warm summer rain, will wash away all our sorrows. No negative thought is able to resist this powerful and harmonious wave. After such a concert the listener feels refreshed, filled with strength and hope. The program includes the most energetic compositions by Johann Sebastian Bach and European masters of the 20th century.

Laureates of international competitions
Dina Ikhina and Denis Makhankov (organ duo)

Virtuoso solo and ensemble pieces requiring brilliant technique and skill

 

John Rutter (1945)

Variations on an Easter Theme for organ duo

 

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)

Fuge G major, BWV 577

Dina Ikhina

 

Maurice Duruflé (1902-1986)

Fugue sur le thème du Carillon des Heures de la Cathédrale de Soissons, op. 12

Denis Makhankov

 

Johann Christian Bach (1735-1782)           

Clavier Sonata 4 hands A major, op. 18 No. 5 (part I)

 

Jean Langlais (1907-1991) 

“Les Rameaux”

Denis Makhankov

 

Johann Strauss (1825-1899)

Waltzes for organ 4 feet

Arranged for organ ensemble 4 feet

 

Charles-Marie Widor (1844-1937)

Symphony no. 6 G minor, op. 42 no. 2

Part I Allegro

Dina Ikhina

 

Isaak Dunaevsky (1900 – 1955)

Overture to the film “The Children of Captain Grant”

Arranged for organ 4 hands

 

Denis Bédard (1950) 

Trilogie for organ 4 hands:

Dreams

Dance

 

Pyotr Tchaikovsky (1840-1893)

“Chinese Dance” and “Pas de Deux” from “The Nutcracker”

Arranged for organ 4 hands

We listened to: Kuhn Organ

Tags: Genuine organ as it should be, Musical dialogues, Popular classics, Virtuoso performance