A Discussion with Valery Gergiev
This event will feature a discussion with renowned Russian conductor Valery Gergiev, Director of the Mariinsky Theater in St. Petersburg, Russia, home to the Kirov Opera and Ballet. Valery Gergiev is also the principal conductor of the London Symphony Orchestra.
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Melissa Smey, Executive Director of Miller Theatre, introducing Valery Gergiev, Director of the Mariinsky Theater in St. Petersburg, Russia
Professor Elaine Sisman, Chair of Music Humanities, engages Valery Gergiev in the program discussion
Students from St. Petersburg State University in St. Petersburg, Russia participate in a global question and answer session with Valery Gergiev via live-stream