Renée Fleming, America's Queen of Opera performs in the Palaces of the Czars with internationally acclaimed Russian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky St. Petersburg is one of the most beautiful cities on earth. In this program Renée Fleming and Dmitri Hvorostovsky explore the most spectacular corners of the city that was born in the remarkable mind of Peter the Great.
Renée Fleming and Dmitri Hvorostovsky have performed often in St. Petersburg. On this occasion they will be singing operatic duets and arias by Verdi, Tchaikovsky, Ambroise Thomas and Bellini. They are accompanied by Constantine Orbelian and the State Hermitage Orchestra, and the pianists Olga Kern and Ivary Ilya.