Михаи́л Ива́нович Гли́нка (Michail Ivanovič Glinka)
1. June 1804, Novospasskoje
15. February 1857, Berlín
Glinka was the first Russian composer to gain wide recognition within his own country.
Hi is often regarded as the fountainhead of Russian classical music.
Glinka's compositions were an important influence on future Russian composers.
Mikhail Glinka: Ruslan and Ludmila Overture
Marvelous Evergreen Symphony Orchestra, Taiwan, conductor Maestro Lim Kek-tjiang
Evergreen Symphony Orchestra was founded and supervised by the Chang Yung-Fa Foundation, the Evergreen Symphony Orchestra (ESO) is exceptional in being the only professional orchestra in Taiwan overseen by a private foundation, and one of but a few of its kind on the international stage. Young and energetic, full of team spirit and discipline,and characterized by outstanding professionalism and a unique style, the ESO’s mission is to offer the public superior performances of classical music by training and employing local talent. We are devoted to fostering young musicians and cultivating an environment and outlook that is both rooted in Taiwan and open to the world, an aspiration that is amply reflected in our musical repertoire.