The music program of the festival “Ohrid Summer” continues tonight with a concert by Russian artists, cellist Denis Shapovalov and pianist Alexander Veršinin, which will take place at the church “St. Sophia” at 9 pm.
What distinguishes Shapovalov from the rest of the gifted cellists in the world is his complex penetration into the essence of the works he performs, the incredible technique and extraordinary expressiveness.
He performs at important international festivals in Russia, France, Italy, Germany, Austria, the United States, Japan and China, and collaborates with prominent orchestras such as the Tchaikovsky Symphony Orchestra, the St. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra, the Moscow Chamber Music Orchestras and Moscow Musicians Soloists “, the Bavarian Radio Orchestra, the Dutch Philharmonic Orchestra, the London Symphony Orchestra, the London Philharmonic Orchestra, the Baltimore Orchestras, Tokyo, Bratislava, Macau and others. He performs under the baton of Lorin Mazel, Yuka Peka Saraste, Vladmir Fedoseyev, Utaka Sado, Yoel Lev, Andrew Litton, Vladimir Spivakov, Yuri Bashmet, Valery Polyansky, Thomas Sandlerling, Jännadrea Nozeda and many others.