Great hits of Pink Floyd and music from "space" blockbusters in combination with giant video projections on the walls and ceiling of the hall will be performed by the Novaya Rossiya Orchestra and the Coral Cappella named after A.A. Yurlov conducted by Pete Harrison.
Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald
State Chamber Jazz Orchestra named after Oleg Lundstrem
Boris Frumkin, music director and conductor
Russian jazz vocal stars
The theatre and cinema star Dmirty Nazarov and the organist Konstantin Volostnov will reveal to the audience the incomprehensible Bulgakov's truth about that strange force that does evil for the sake of good.
Schubert. Sonata in B-flat major, D 960
Einaudi. Le Onde
“In this program there is music that one can sing though it is written for solo piano.” Anton Batagov
Alexei Rybnikov Theatre
The most famous rock opera on the Russian stage was premiered in 1981 at Lenkom theatre and since then it has been on for over thirty years with invariable success. This renewed version by the Alexei Rybnikov Theatre places an emphasis on the music and vocal.
Pavel Lyubimtsev Tell Fairy-Tales, series
The most popular Soviet fantasy will be accompanied by the music recreating the atmosphere of Soviet-era pioneer childhood. Irina Butyrina plays the piano part.
You will never confuse Gregory Porter with anyone else. His voice will captivate you at once and you will remember his famous cap that the singer himself calls his jazz hat and his stage feature.
The best of the solo repertoire of the famous Czech composer and guitarist will be performed in the first half of the concert. In the second half he and the actor Alfred Strejček will perform their famous program Vivat Comenius.
Improvisations of themes of songs by Billy Joel, Stevie Wonder, Gorge Benson, Kenny Rogers and other stars
Svetlana Stepchenko, author and presenter
The most creative and unpredictable teacher will introduce young music lovers to the music of England and France of three centuries, from baroque to jazz.
“Mysterious encounters with celebrities, or Of stars without yellowness”
Excerpts from interviews with theatre, movie and TV stars will be demonstrated to the audience for the first time.
The brightest stars of Russian jazz, such as Larissa Dolina, Igor Bril, Valery Grokhovsky, David Gazarov, Sergei Manukyan, with the most celebrated big bands of Russia and many others, are going to congratulate the maître on his jubilee.
Come if you like poetry and music, still come if you don’t: maybe it is time to hear and appreciate great poetry. And believe, please, that Chulpan Khamatova is an ideal guide to the world of spoken word and music.
“The very flexible Selene Muñoz danced “Matrix”-like, and kept the audience spellbound” (The New York Times)
“Selene represents to perfection the stamp of a finely tuned aesthetic dancer ” Roger Salas (ElPais)
“Her remarkable timing and agility make her highly stylised and varied choreographies thrilling”
Justine Bayod (Dance Europe)