Organ concert in the museum Collection (video)

On the eve of the Christmas and New Year holidays, we suggest watching a recording of organ concert, which took place in the museum at the end of October as a part of music festival organized jointly with the Belcanto Foundation. The concert recording is posted in the museum Video Archive.

The program was comprised of the works by Enrico Toselli, Johann Sebastian Bach, Eriks Ešenvalds, Henry Purcell, César Franck, Gabriel Fauré, Franz Schubert, Edvard Grieg, Reynaldo Hahn, Marc-Antoine Charpentier, Pietro Mascagni, Léon Boëllmann, Antonín Dvořák, Jacques Offenbach and Charles-Marie Widor performed by the Artistic Director of the Belcanto Foundation, Laureate of international competitions Tatiana Lanskaya (soprano) and Laureate of international competitions Anastasia Sidelnikova (organ).

On the cover: Welte Reproducing Pipe Organ (Welte philharmonic organ), which sounded again after many years of restoration in the museum space. In the video "Welte Philarmonic Organ Restoration", you can see some details and the final part of the restoration of this amazing instrument.