Online Concert – Cool Classics for the Holidays
December 6 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Join us for RSN’s premiere concert, Cool Classics for the Holidays featuring Ruslan Biryukov on Cello and Frank Fetta on Piano. A great Holiday activity to enjoy with the family. There are no fees to attend, but registration is required. Please feel free to make a donation to RSN to support our life-enriching programs and help people living with kidney disease continue to thrive.
Sunday, December 6, 2020
2:00pm – 3:30pm Pacific Time
About the artists:
Frank Fetta, the Music Director and Conductor for the Culver City Symphony Orchestra and the Marina del Rey Symphony, has a very active musical career as conductor and Director of the Zachary Competition for Opera Vocalist; Conductor San Bernardino Symphony; Conductor and Music Director of Redlands Bowl; Las Vegas Opera Festival; Conducted Sinfonia Mexicana, Vicki Carr-vocal soloist; Tour of the United States Mid-West with Soprano Ruby Hindes in A Tribute to Miran Anderson; Conducted The Nutcracker with the California Theater Inland Dance Theater; Conducted Swan Lake with the State Street Ballet, with Eduardo Villa.
Cellist Ruslan Biryukov received his formal music education at Baku Music Academy in his native Baku, Azerbaijan. He later attended the Tchaikovsky Moscow Conservatory in Russia and the USC Thornton School of Music. Ruslan gives more than 100 concerts annually and has performed throughout the former USSR, Europe, and in the U.S.
Though still young, Biryukov has been a master teacher in music festivals in Europe and Russia, and continues to develop a distinctive approach to performance based upon the traditions he learned from Kirill Rodin, Mstislav Rostropovich, Daniil Shafran, Natalia Gutman, Janos Starker, Steven Isserlis, and Eleonore Schoenfeld.