Library and Information Services, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Wednesday, 10 February 2016

RCS Archive exhibition "Singers of the Century" opens in Moscow with a concert.

           "Singers of the Century", an RCS archive exhibition at the Russian State Art Library

As part of an exhibition exchange between The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland  (RCS) and the Russian State Art Library.  An exhibition opened on the 5th February in Moscow based around signed images of opera singers which are a part of the RCS Archive collections.  For the opening of the exhibition, RCS opera student Olga Ivakina organised a small concert based around the repertoire of the singers represented, with Oksana Lesnichya from the Bolshoy and her piano player Dmitry Onischenko. Olga also gave a talk about exhibition and about being a student at The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

In return, The Russian State Art Library will exhibit an exhibition "Shakespeare on the Russian Stage" in The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in April and May 2016.   Alan Jones DDPS Librarian  

Russian State Art Library

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