Vakula and the Devil - A Russian Christmas Eve
The Haymarket, Basingstoke - Thursday 14 December at 7.30pm
Matthew Sharp (narrator, bass baritone, cello)
David Le Page (violin)
Clare O'Connell (cello)
Stuart King (clarinet)
Milos Milivojevic (accordion)
A sparkling seasonal chamber concert with added drama for all the family (suitable for 7 years old & upwards)
CHROMA’s magical retelling of Nikolai Gogol’s famous story The Night Before Christmas is interwoven with a ravishing selection of Russian & Ukranian music & song.
Mulit-talented bass baritone, cellist & narrator Matthew Sharp joins CHROMA musicians David Le Page (violin), Stuart King (clarinet), Clare O’Connell (cello) & Milos Milivojevic (accordion) to perform music by Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, Rachmaninov, Glazunov & Borodin as well as a selection of Ukranian folk music collected by Mykola Lysenko.
- Tickets: £18; Under 16s and f/t students £12 (includes £2 booking fee)