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
28.09.2017 — 14.01.2018
Someone 1917 exhibition
The New Tretyakov Gallery presents a new exhibition devoted to 100 year anniversary of the Russian Revolution. At the exhibition you’ll see 1917 year through the eyes of the Russian artists including Grigoriev, Kustodiev, Nesterov, Petrov-Vodkin, Kandinsky, Malevich and others.
19.09.2017 — 18.01.2018
The 7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art
The 7th Moscow International Biennale of Contemporary Art has recently opened in Moscow.The main project of the Biennale will take place in New Tretyakov Gallery on Krymsky Val and will last for four months for the first time in the history of the Moscow Biennale.
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:
23.09.2017 — 27.09.2017
Circle of light 2017
Did you know that last year the Circle of light festival was included in the Guinness Book of Records? This annual event features multimedia and musical shows, light and laser installations, audio-visual performances and more. This is a unique project that allows everyone to reveal the familiar face of Moscow in a new light. The admission is free.
22.09.2017 — 08.10.2017
Golden Autumn Festival 2017
Welcome to Golden Autumn Festival! Try delicious food from various regions of Russia, participate in cooking master classes, watch culinary shows and concerts and enjoy the beautiful decoration of Moscow streets and squares.
09.09.2017 — 10.09.2017
Theater events during Moscow City Day
If you love theatre you’ll surely find lots of interesting events during Moscow City Day Celebrations. Gorky Park will host the festival of street theatres from France, Italy and Spain while the Hermitage Garden on will surprise the visitors with a 12 hours open-air theater marathon.
01.09.2017 — 10.09.2017
Moscow anniversary festival 2017
Did you know that in 2017 Moscow celebrates is 870th anniversary? We invite you to join a festival from September 1 – 10 devoted to this glorious event and enjoy various concerts, performances, competitions, master classes and interactive games. The main events will be held on Tverskaya and Arbat streets, on Manezhnaya, Tverskaya and on the Revolution Squares.
26.08.2017 — 03.09.2017
Spasskaya Tower 2017 International Military Music Festival
"Spasskaya Tower" International Military Music Festival will traditionally take place on Red Square at the end of summer season. This year the festival will be held for the tenth time. The event is rightfully considered the largest international cultural project in Russia.
20.07.2017 — 06.08.2017
Moscow summer. Flower jam festival 2017
"Moscow summer. Flower Jam " festival gives an excellent opportunity to spend a weekend in the fresh air. The sweet tooth will enjoy confectionery shows, master classes and competitions. The best landscape architects, designers and florists of Russia and other countries will turn Moscow into a "City of Flowers"