Dec. 31, 2019 — SEAcoast Entertainment Association continues its 2019-20 season with Russian-Swiss harpist and composer Alexander Boldachev on Saturday, Jan. 11, at the Florence Events Center, 715 Quince St. The ticketed concert begins at 7 p.m. It will be preceded by a pre-concert talk at 6:15 p.m.
Boldachev performs a diverse repertoire that includes classical, pop and rock music. He tours the world and thrills audiences everywhere.
He plays his own arrangements and original compositions, presenting his vision of the future for classical. His new electro-acoustic harp, a Salvi instrument, offers a new sound and unique aesthetic.
Boldachev is an invited soloist of the Bolshoi Theatre and has received awards from over 10 international competitions, including a prize for culture from the European Cultural Foundation, Pro Europa.
As a composer, he has transcribed over 150 compositions for the harp and has written 30 original works, including three for harp and orchestra. He holds degrees from the Zurich University of the Arts.
Tickets are $35 and are available now by calling the event center box office at 541-997-1994 or eventcenter.org.