Program of the new year's festivities in downtown St. Petersburg
This year for St. Petersburgers and guests of the city has prepared the most interesting holiday program – concerts, festivals, riding a roller coaster and the music festival of light…

Continue reading →

7 best festivals in September
  ​world carnival puppets, feast of pizza, beer weekend, the festival of light – September rich with bright events, attracting tourists from around the world. We have compiled a selection…

Continue reading →

unique

MUSIC FESTIVAL IN the MIDST of a GOLDEN AUTUMN

 

All concerts were sold out, probably because the participants of the festival were great musicians.

The tone of the festival asked the first concert held in the great day – the international day of music. The people of Tver can be proud that the festival is known throughout Russia. Greeting him sent an outstanding conductor of St. Petersburg Yury Temirkanov, the head of the Federal Agency for culture and cinematography Mikhail E. Shvydkoy and others. The festival was held in the building of drama theatre. The composition of the participants was truly star – State academic Symphony orchestra of Russia conducted by Mark Gorenstein, the world-renowned pianist Denis Matsuev and the symbol of the musical enlightenment of Russia Svyatoslav Belza. The concert programme was unusual. For the first time in Tver was so widely presents the music of German composer Richard Strauss. As noted by S. Belza, in honor of D. Matsuev named star and a young pianist justifies this honor. Performed Concert for piano and orchestra by Edward Grieg manifested violent temper D. Matsuev, powerful pent-up artistic will.

The musicians of the orchestra of M. Gorenstein did not let go of the stage. Continue reading

The brightest holidays of the world

 

Know what I was missing this summer? Not even the heat and the sun. Not enough juicy, bright, crazy colors. Fresh, dense, saturated colors.

Were they not, and will not in the next few months for sure. Sad, sad, even a little cold. Gray, dull and black keyboard in front of his eyes.

But good for you for coming to see me today. Because now there will be enchanting!

So, I got to tell you about the most colorful, most unusual festivals in the world. Already there is clearly paints galore.

Carnival in Rio de Janeiro

The most famous and popular holiday, of course, is the carnival in Rio de Janeiro.

Brazilian carnival — this is the night of love and passion. This is an ode to sex and lust. Here is fueled by the bright fire of human emotions. Perhaps the most emotionally-glowing festival in the world. For Brazil carnival procession to the sounds of Samba and lap dance — it is an integral part of the cultural traditions of the country.

At the height of the Brazilian summer, namely in February, exactly 4 days and 4 nights in Rio de Janeiro comes the sexiest show in the world.

In fact, this carnival Continue reading

Festival GG Jazz II. The fall in the rhythm of JAZZ

 

International jazz festival GG ( Garanian Gatov ) Jazz — 2012, held in December last year, has become a landmark event for all fans of quality music of the South of Russia. He attracted the attention and interest of the lovers of high art to the culture of jazz.

The autumn will become saturated and bright time for Krasnodar music lovers, because from 4 to 9 November will be held the second international jazz festival GG Jazz II . The organizers of this event are the Austrian non-profit cultural partnership World J. A. M. and Krasnodar creative Association “Premiere”.

A whole week Krasnodar will live in the rhythm of jazz! The main idea of the festival has not changed: the organizers will continue to present the Krasnodar public with the fullness and richness of styles and directions of modern jazz music, will show the diversity of bands and solo performers and, of course, provide an opportunity to plunge into the atmosphere of the creative drive, which reigns on the stage, when they are playing virtuoso and talented musicians. The concept and format of the festival this year has not changed.

“We tried to expand the scope of the project and to raise the bar of the festival. This year it will last for a week, will cover several music venues in the city and beyond, but, more importantly, will attract even more bright constellation of legendary Continue reading