14th International Yuri Bashmet Festival to be officially launched today

27 September 2019

In two weeks, Grammy winners, world-famous composers and musicians fr om England, Israel, Spain and Russia will perform at three leading venues in the capital.

Today the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra of London will perform on the stage of the Palace of the Republic.

Among the invited guests of the festival are world-famous musicians: Turkish pianist Fazil Say, Estonian composer Enkki-Sven Tuur and the first Spanish violinist Leticia Moreno. By the way, she's gonna play "The Seasons" by Piazzolla on a 1762 instrument. And at night, Petrovshchina subway station will be reformatted into a stage.

They will also visualize Weinberg's chamber symphonies! For the composer's centenary, the Krimer's Orchestra will be showing the audience the history of his life through a holographic show. If you do not have time to buy a ticket for the concert, Belarus 3 will give you an opportunity to enjoy the brightest moments of the festival. The third button of the media holding will show five concerts in October including the closing ceremony, wh ere the Soloists of Moscow and personally Maestro Yuri Bashmet will perform.