Russian Poetry and Music Night
Russian poetry readings and musical performances. Organized by the UCLA Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures with support from the UCLA Department of Music and the UCLA Center for European and Eurasian Studies.
Monday, February 03, 20147:00 PM
314 Royce Hall
The Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures in conjunction with the Department of Music and the Center for European & Eurasian Studies presents:
The 2014 Poetry and Music Night
* poetry readings by Vera Pavlova and students of Russian language and literature at the UCLA Department of Slavic Languages and Literatures
* performances of music by Tchaikovsky, Scriabin, Rachmaninoff by students from the UCLA Department of Music
Vera Pavlova is a graduate of the Schnittke College of Music and the Gnessin Academy of Music (Moscow, Russia), where she specialized in history of music and wrote her dissertation on the chamber vocal cycles of Shostakovich. To date Pavlova has published fifteen collections of poetry in Russian, and her poems have been translated into twenty-one languages. She has participated in international poetry festivals in Azerbaijan, Belgium, Germany, Greece, France, Italy, the Netherlands, the Ukraine, the United Kingdom, the United States, and Uzbekistan.
Cost : Free and open to the public.
Sponsor(s): Center for European and Russian Studies, Department of Music, Slavic Languages and Literatures