Концерт состоялся 27 April 2019 года
Easter Festival in the Cathedral on Malaya Gruzinskaya
The concert features:Ex Oriente Lux vocal ensemble (supported by the De Boni Arte foundation)
Marianna Vysotskaya (organ)
Olesya Rostovskaya (theremin)
Programme: O. Rostovskaya, "Missa electronica paschalis" based on the texts of Easter Vigil
Olesya Rostovskaya is a composer and musician well-known far outside Russia. She collaborates with leading Russian conductors and artists, and she herself is a highly praised theremin, carillon and organ player. The concert features the world première of her new composition: Electronic Easter Mass based on the texts of Easter Vigil. This is a mix of Gregorian chant with theremin, organ, digital effects and sounds of nature. The vocal part of the composer’s project is entrusted to the Ex Oriente Lux ensemble whose primary interest lies in Gregorian chant and contemporary sacred music.
“Missa electronica paschalis” based on the texts of Easter Vigil