Please find below details of a concert in memory of Mstislav
With best wishes
“A Tribute to Mstislav Rostropovich”
A chamber recital by violoncellist Alexander Chaushian and pianists Olga
Balakleets and Julian Gallant
6.30pm, 10th October 2007
Pushkin House, 5a Bloomsbury Square, London
In support of HealthProm, promoting health and social care for mothers and
babies in Russia and other countries of the CIS
The Patron of HealthProm, Baroness Smith of Gilmorehill, invites you to a
chamber recital in memory of Mstislav Rostropovich who died earlier this
The recital will take place on October 10th at Pushkin House, 5a
Bloomsbury Square, in the presence of H.E. Yury Fedotov, the Ambassador of
the Russian Federation.
The evening will commence at 6.30pm with a champagne reception, and the
recital will start at 7.45pm. The programme will include music by Brahms,
Schubert, Shostakovich and other composers.
Alexander Chaushian, the violoncellist, was a prize-winner at the XII
International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow in 2002 and has won many
other prizes over the period 1990-2005. He will be accompanied by Olga
Balakleets and Julian Gallant on the piano. These well-known pianists will
also play some pieces for four hands. Olga and Julian started their
careers in 1992 and have appeared all over the world, together or
At 8.45pm there will be a finger buffet with drinks. A fund-raising
auction will take place during the buffet, and a short film will be shown.
HealthProm trustees will be in attendance.
Donations of £120 per person (or £180 for two) should be made by sending
the attached form ntogether with a cheque payable to Jenny Levitan, Deputy
Director, Pushkin House, 5A Bloomsbury Square, London WC1A 2TA (please
mark the envelopes ‘HP Chamber Recital’).