Whispers in the Night


The evening that will captivate your soul with magical dreams and melodies of the night.

Russian soprano Yulia Petrachuk and American pianist Elizabeth Brown perform the masterworks by Sergey Rachmaninoff, Piotr Tchaikovsky, Claude Debussy, Henry Duparc, Edvard Grieg, Frederic Chopin and Richard Strauss.



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Claude Debussy:

- Beau soir, L.84

- Nuit d’étoiles, L.2
- Apparition, L.53
- Clair de Lune, N3 from the cycle Suite Bergamasque
Henry Duparc: Phidylé  

Edvard Grieg: Notturno, op. 54, N4

Richard Strauss:

- Wiegenlied (Lullaby), op.41, N1

- Heilige Nacht! / An die Nacht (To the Night), Op.68, N1

- Die Nacht (The Night), op. 10, N3
Edvard Grieg: Ein Traum (A Dream), op. 48, N6


Piotr Tchaikovsky:
- Колыбельная (Cradle Song/ Lullaby), op.16, N1
- Погоди (Wait), op.16, N2
- Моя баловница (My Spoiled Darling), op.27 N6
- Ночи безумные (Frenzied Nights), op. 60, N6


Frederic Chopin: Nocturne, op.9

Sergey Rachmaninoff:

- Ночью в саду у меня (In my Garden at Night), op. 38, N1

- Сон (The Sleep), Op. 38, N5
- Отрывок из Мюссе. Одиночество (Fragment from Musset. Loneliness),op. 21, N6
- В молчаньи ночи тайной (In the silence of the secret Night), op.4, N3
- Ветер перелётный (Day to Night Comparing), op.34, N4

  1. -Я жду тебя (I wait for Thee), op.21, N10


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"Yulia is a special and unique artist, able to hold her own on any stage in the world”  - Daniel Rigazzi, Stage Director at Metropolitan Opera in NYC

“I have rarely had a chance to work with an artist as wonderful as Yulia. She is emotive on stage, she is incredibly hard working, she is driven and on top of it all, she has an absolutely beautiful voice” - Giovanni Reggioli, Conductor at Washington DC National Opera

Born in Russia, Ms. Petrachuk studied at Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory and is a graduate of Bern Opera Studio in Bern, Switzerland.

Her debut as a professional opera singer was with the State Theater Bern, Switzerland in 2010. She has also performed with Theater Biel (Switzerland), Ash Lawn Opera Festival, Opera Ischia (Italy), Dicapo Opera Theater NYC, Great Moscow Hall, Vocal Productions NYC and Opera Camerata. Some of her main roles performed include Fiordiligi, Mimi, Violetta, Nedda, Iolanta, Tatiana, Euridice, Flaminio, Lauretta, Adina, Marguerite.

In 2014, she made her debut at the Carnegie Hall with Steven Crawford, pianist and assistant conductor of Metropolitan Opera.

In 2012, Ms. Petrachuk received a grant by The Schuyler Foundation for Career Bridge and in 2015 she was one of the Finalists in the Vocal Arts DC Discovery Series Competition in Washington DC.  In 2015, she won the Montpelier Art Center’s Classical Recital Series Competition.

In November 2015, Ms. Petrachuk successfully performed the World Premiere of “Yulia” (a song cycle for soprano and strings dedicated to her by composer E. Dubois) at the Merkin Concert Hall at Kaufman Music Center in New York City, in collaboration with the renowned Italian pianist Carlo Pari. 

In December 2016, she had a recital at the Carnegie Weill Recital Hall with American pianist Michael Fennelly and performed a world premier of a song cycle “Winter Wood” by Emmanuel Dubois for soprano and harp.

In February 2017, she had her recital in Fort Myers Auditorium in Florida with the renowned American pianist David Northington.

In April 2017, Ms. Petrachuk performed the soprano solo in the Cantata Emmanuel by Paul Leavitt with the Chorale and Orchestra of the FMMC at the Church of the Reformation in Washington DC.

Recently, in June 2017, she performed the role of Donna Anna in Mozart's opera Don Giovanni with the Vienna Music Festival in Vienna, Austria.

And in July 2017, Yulia participated at the Maryland Lyrica Young Artists Program and performed a concert at the Italian Embassy of Washington DC with Javier Arrey, baritone and Jonathan Tetelman, tenor (soloists of Metropolitan Opera).

Her future engagements include various operatic and concert series performances in Washington DC, Florida, New York, Russia, France, Austria and Italy.Her future engagements include various operatic and concert series performances in Washington DC, Florida, New York, Russia, France, Austria and Italy.