The Stars of the White Nights is one of the brightest stars of the music and theater universe and has risen to be a standout amongst the most prevalent and pompous music gatherings in its specific circumstance and scale.
The Stars of the White Nights Festival was made in 1993 by Valery Gergiev, Mariinsky Theater Artistic and General Director. Maestro Gergiev says that he considered the primary Festival as a "melodic blessing" to the city from the Mariinsky and its star-craftsmen. From the earliest starting point the Festival has been centered around the gems of the world's music finding for its group of onlookers some once in a while performed or undeservedly overlooked pieces.
The Stars of the White Nights Festival has picked up in quality, ubiquity and global recognition. The span for the Festival it has extended from ten days to three months amid the most recent sixteen year. Eminent conductors and star-craftsmen take as significant privilege the welcome to perform at the Stars of the White Nights. Every year the Festival program incorporates the Theater's finest musical drama and artful dance creations, extraordinary symphonic works, magnum opuses of orchestral arrangements and new debuts.
Amid the most recent years the Festival program has incorporated the works made by the immense traditional arrangers – Beethoven ensembles, Prokofiev's and Tchaikovsky's musical shows, ballet performances and orchestra music. Real occasions at the Stars have incorporated the creation of Wagner's Der Ring des Nibelungen, notwithstanding the Shostakovich and Mahler Symphonies arrangement.
This celebration is an absolute necessity for expressive dance, musical drama and established music beginners. The yearly Stars of the White Nights Festival takes a motivation for its name from the short summer season when the sun never sets, and the excellence of St-Petersburg White Nights adds to the celebration's exceptional climate and its reality class program of shows, as group of onlookers leaves the noteworthy performance center at midnight into sunshine to walk around the lanes of the showy setting of St Petersburg.