According to the newspaper, due to the participation in the festival Valery Gergiyev postponed for the time being his work on the tetralogy by German composer Richard Wagner "Der Ring des Nibelungen".
The Russian artists will perform in the Alfred Claus Music Hall, Las Palmas and in the philharmonic hall in the city of Tenerife. Gergiyev will be conducting Musorgsky's opera "Boris Godunov". Moreover, the Russian artists will perform Sergey Prokofyev's three musical compositions - cantata "Alexander Nevsky", "Classical Symphony" and Concert for the violin with orchestra.
Leading Spanish musicians as well as famous music groups, such as Stuttgart Opera and symphonic orchestras from Prague, the Hague and Helsinki will participate in the Music Festival on Canary Islands.
The Music Festival on Canary Islands will be closed on February 15th.