Petr Pospelov - Opera
Opera for four singers and pianoforte (according to Mozart's sonatas).
The premiere took place in Krasnoyarsk on February 14, 2020
Libretto by Ekaterina Pospelova based on Edward Lear poems
Music by Petr Pospelov
Running time: 1 hour
Comissioned by Perm Opera Ballet Theatre
The world premiere was performed in Perm on 23 December 2014. The performances have been going on
Duration: 41 min. up to 60 min in the final version
Comissioned by Platforma Project
Fragments of the opera have been performed at the Vinzavod on 29 November 2013
Work-in-progress: Selima and Gassan
Duration: 2 h. 30 min.
The performance of Selima's Aria from Act 1 took place in the workshop of Teodor Currentzis at the «Territory» Festival, Moscow, on 19 October 2006
http://www.gomba.ru/mp3/TPO Composer – Selima e Gassan – Liubezny obozhatel moi – Fomina, Currentzis – workshop 2006.mp3 - From rehearsal
The collective work. Curator Petr Pospelov. Producer Eduard Boyakov
Music composed by Vyacheslav Gaivoronski, Leonid Desyatnikov, Vladimir Nikolaev, TPO Composer and Iraida Yussupova
Libretto by Elena Polenova after the folk play Tsar Maximilian
1 h. 30 min.
Comssioned by The Mariinsky Theatre
First performed at the Maly Drama Theatre – Theatre of Europe, St.-Petersburg, Rome, on 21 June 2001
CD: The Mariinsky Theatre 0101 004-1 (2002)
http://www.gomba.ru/mp3/TPO Composer – Tsar Demian – Death of the Knight – Bezinskikh.mp3 - The Death of the Knight