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Culture news, 24.04.2001 14:26

Concert in memory of Fedor Shalyapin by Andreyev Folk Instruments Orchestra.

Photo by Yu. Belinsky, ITAR-TASS. The concert was dedicated to 100th anniversary of F. Shalyapin's famous performance on Oranienbaum stage. The great Russian bass was a close friend of the Andreyev Orchestra. Masterpieces of Russian and world classical music were sung by the orchestra in the restored Stone Hall, designed in mid 18th century by architect F. Rastrelli especially for festivals, masquerades and concerts. Photo of the orchestra's conductor Dmitry Khokhlov by Yu. Belinsky, ITAR-TASS.

News source: ITAR-TASS

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