The groundbreaking film, Battleship Potemkin, directed by Sergei Eisenstein, changed the language of...
Voices of Revolution: Russia 1917: Workers & The State with Martin Sixsmith
"Writers, artists and musicians faced big decisions...and as it turns out, not many choices guaranteed a happy ending"
Martin Sixsmith traces the precarious balancing act of three Soviet composers working to please the regime and avoid the gulag.
Hear us perform Prokofiev, Mosolov and Glière with Vladimir Ashkenazy: https://www.philharmonia.co.uk/concerts/series/68/voices_of_revolution_russia_1917