Sunday, November 29 at 7:00 PM EST, immerse yourself in an evening of
Romantic tragedy with soprano Holly Gash and me as we premiere David
Finko's tour de force opera for soprano and piano, The Diaries of Maria Bashkirtseva.
This 2018 masterpiece captures the emotional turmoil of the Russian
painter and diarist as she faces death from tuberculosis at age 25.
Alongside songs and preludes of Rachmaninoff, and the premiere of
Finko's Piano Sonata No. 5 (2020), this will be a program of high drama