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Vsevolod Pozdejev’s chamber opera to be performed in Luzern

On August 24 at 7 pm, Vsevolod Pozdejev’s chamber opera Sieben Briefe zur Begegnung will be performed at the Saisonöffnungsfest of Luzern Theatre. Work written in 2014 is based on the correspondence of Rainer Maria Rilke and Marina Tsvetayeva. Stage director and author of libretto is Eva Vorobjova. In the main roles there will be students of Hochschule Luzern Musik: Jonathan Prelicz (baritone), Anna Nero (mezzo soprano) and Lars Fischer (reciter). It is the second chamber opera of composer and pianist Vsevolod Pozdejev – in 2013, Missis Elsa, written in memory of Russian writer and artist Elena Guro, was premiered in Tallinn.

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