Opera Gala, The 2nd of April 2008.
2.04.2008 | Samara
An exclusive opera gala took place on the 2nd of April 2008 in Samara State Philharmonic. Samara people had a unique chance to see the stars of opera stage such as The Czech National Symphony Orchestra, mezzo-soprano – Olga Borodina, soprano – Barbara Frittoli, tenor – Guiseppe Sabbatini, Baritone – Alexandru Agache and conductor – Paolo Olmi. The concert was hosted by a well known culture figure of Russian Federation – Svyatoslav Belza.
Considered one of Czech´s great orchestras, The Czech National Symphony Orchestra is respected today also as one of busiest symphonic ensembles in Europe. Orchestra´s performances in Prague and on tour are very much sought-after events. Recorded in orchestra´s studio and famous Prague´s music halls, The Czech National Symphony Orchestra’s recordings are on sale in the United States and Japan, and the orchestra takes pride in several Gold CDs (for more than 30 000 copies sold) which it has produced. Other accolades include Gustav Mahler Prize, awarded for the interpretation of Mahler’s works, and the prestigious agreement that the orchestra signed with IMG Artists London for worldwide representation. Successful tours have taken place over the British Isles, France, Spain, Japan and Mexico. As one of their most prestigious tours CNSO considers that with Andrea Bocelli on the tour of 33 European metropolises.