Premiere of the Symphony № 9 performed by Italian La Scala theatre was held in Astana Opera
Premiere of the Symphony № 9 performed by the world famous Italian La Scala theatre was held in Astana Opera. Conductor, Zubin Mehta, made a huge impact on the world’s musical culture. He is a widely recognized master of large symphonic canvases and conductor of the most famous concerts in the history of music. 70 artists of La Scala choir, 80 musicians and 4 soloists took part in the production based on the music by Ludwig van Beethoven and works of the philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche and the poet Friedrich von Schiller. It was first performed half a century ago by the choreographer Maurice Bejart at the Royal Circus in Brussels.
BRUNO CASONI, MAIN CHORUS MASTER, LA SCALA THEATRE:
- There is a good acoustics in your theater, very clear sound distribution. Spectators will be able to hear every instrument and every melody of it. I am sure that the audience will be impressed.