XXXIII December Nights of Sviatoslav Richter festival
04.12.2013 – 30.12.2013
The State Pushkin Museum of Fine Arts welcomes everyone to the annual music festival, founded in 1981 by the famous pianist Sviatoslav Richter and director of the museum Irina Antonova. This is a prestigious chamber music festival which attracts the brightest stars of classical music of Russian and International origin.
The festival is very popular and it might be not easy to get a ticket but we hope that fans of classicla music will be able to listen to a concert in Pushkin museum during their Moscow tours.
December 4, 19:00
Chamber orchestra "Kremerata Baltica" ( Lithuania). Artistic director and soloist Gidon Kremer (violin) . Soloist Alexei Mochalov (bass), classical music
December 5, 19:00
"Jerusalem Quartet " (Israel), classical music
Bartok, Janacek , Shostakovich
December 7, 19:00
Intrada Vocal Ensemble. Soloists Lily Gysin (soprano) , Julia Mennibaeva ( mezzo-soprano) , Tigran Matinyan (tenor), classical music
Debussy, Ravel , Messiaen , Barber, Ravel, Martin
December 9, 19:00
Michael Ashurov (violin ), Alexander Ilatovsky (viola) , Alexei Tolstoy (cello ), Alexander Buzlov (cello) , Andrey Ivanov ( bass), Ian Thomsen (flute , Norway ), Dmitry Vlasenko (drums ), Yuri semi-white (piano ) Igor Starikov (piano), classical music
December 10 and 12, 19:00
Venera Gimadieva (soprano), Olesya Petrova (mezzo-soprano ), Boris Rudak (tenor ), Alexander Trostyansky (violin ), Dmitry Novikov (violin), Ilya Hoffman (viola) , Rustam Komachkov (cello) , Paul Stepin ( bass) , Michael Beznosov (clarinet) , Mary Fedotov (flute) , Alex Goribol (piano), classical music
Prokofiev . Shostakovich, Mahler, Bruch, Desjatnikov
December 13, 19:00
Percussion Ensemble by Pekarsky. Alice Gitsba (soprano ), Ivan Sokolov (piano)
Denisov, Gubaidulina, Schnittke, Stravinsky
December 15, 19:00
Julia Lezhneva (soprano ), Michail Antonenko (piano), classical music
December 19, 19:00
Piano duet (France) : Lyudmila Berlin , Arthur Ansel
Britten , Lutoslawski , Stravinsky
December 21, 19:00
Ilya Gringol'ts (violin, Switzerland), Alexander Buzlov (cello ), Michael Beznosov (clarinet), Itamar Golan (piano , Israel), classical music
Dorfman, Copland , Shostakovich
December 24, 19:00
Ignat Solzhenitsyn (piano , USA) classical music
December 26, 19:00
Chamber Orchestra " Soloists of Moscow" . Conductor and soloist Yuri Bashmet (viola) . Soloists Dmitry Sitkovetsky (violin , United Kingdom ), Alexander Buzlov (cello)
Bach, Pärt , Schnittke , Shostakovich
December 28, 19:00
Alexei Ogrinchuk (oboe ), Alexander GATT (oboe ), Nicolas Baldeyru (clarinet) , Sebastian Batyu (clarinet ), Alexander Szabo ( basset horn ) , Naoko Yoshimura ( basset horn ) , Julien Hardy (bassoon ) , Frederic Durand ( bassoon) , Benoit de Barson , Antoine Dreyfyus , Jerome Royat , South Vialon (all - French horn) , Rustem Gabdullin ( bass), classical music
Veres , Bozza , Frances , Mozart
December 30, 19:00
Opera "Mavra", suite from "A Soldier's Story", Alexander Martynov, Igor Vyalykh, Mary Patrushev, Olga Berezanskaya, Rosa Khairullina Rose (actress), conductors Alexei Vereshchagin, Andrew Ogievskii; "House in Kolomna" by Pushkin read by Sergei Jursky
Moscow Current Events
Moscow in miniature
Would you like to see the central part of the largest city model that will enter the Guinness Book of World Records? You have an excellent chance to do it till the end of 2015 in All-Russia Exhibition Centre VDNKh. We belive that an architecture model of Moscow (Moscow in miniature) performed at a scale of 1:400 is really worth seeing.
Russian Impressionism Museum
Art-buffs are welcome to visit the Russian Impressionism Museum, which opened its doors in Moscow on the 28th of May. The exhibition hall is located on the grounds of the former “Bolshevik” confectionery factory grounds.
Robostation in VDNH
If you are interested in everything connected with robots you should certainly attend one of the most curious interactive museum called Robostation, situated in All-Russia Exhibition Centre VDNH. Here visitors of all ages have a great chance to get acquainted with modern robots, take part in different activities, enjoy technopark, chemistry show and show of dancing robots.
Archive Of Moscow Events:
21.09.2018 — 25.09.2018
Moscow International Festival «Сircle of Light» 2018
Moscow International Festival "Circle of Light" is an annual event where light designers and experts in the field of audiovisual art from all over the world transform the architectural appearance of the Russian capital. For a few autumn days, Moscow will once again become a center of colorful large-scale video projections, fantastic multimedia shows with light, fire, lasers and fireworks. The entrance to all the festival venues is free.
24.08.2018 — 02.09.2018
Spasskaya Tower festival 2018
International Military Music Festival "Spasskaya Tower" is an annual tremendous show in the heart of Russia - on Red Square. A breathtaking musical and theatrical performance combines different musical styles, parade defile of military orchestras, dance and show performances, unique light and pyrotechnic shows
10.08.2018 — 22.08.2018
Times and Epochs 2018
The annual festival "Times and Epochs" will be held in the capital from 10 to 22 August. Its main sites will be located on Tverskaya Square, Nikitsky, Passion and Tver Boulevards, in Kamergersky Lane and on Profsoyuznaya Street.
20.07.2018 — 05.08.2018
Inspiration Interrnational arts festival
From July 20 to August 5, 2018 VDNKh for the fourth time will host Inspiration Interrnational arts festival. Each year its program is dedicated to one genre or one important topic of art from recognized classics to amazing experiments. This year the theme of the festival is theater.
19.05.2018 — 20.05.2018
Mousem Night 2018
On the night from Saturday to Sunday 19 and 20 May the museums of Moscow will be open from six in the evening until midnight, and in some museums guests will be allowed to stay until the morning.
29.04.2018 — 07.05.2018
Moscow spring Acapella
If you want to sing from the feeling of finally coming spring, do not hold back. Sing along to participants of the contest "Moscow Spring A Capella", which will decorate this spring in the capital. This year, 1500 performers from 22 countries take part in the competition. In total, 38 sites will be organized, which will host more than 1,000 performances