XVI International festival of chamber-orchestral music «Asia — Siberia — Europe»
10 – 23 September 2017

About festival

On September, 10 in the Philharmonic Small Concert Hall there will traditionally open a concert season of the Krasnoyarsk Chamber Orchestra the ХVI international festival «Asia-Siberia-Europe»

The festival will continue to acquaint Siberian musicians and the public with the best representatives of the performing culture from other countries. As always, premieres, unknown classics, presentations of the oldest instruments are waiting for their listeners. This year there will be presented the Chinese lab organ «Sheng» and the string instrument «Guqin».

The genre palette of the concert programs is unique and multidimensional, presenting from the solo sounding «Sheng», a duet of violins, a piano trio «Scarbo» to the participation of three orchestras: the Krasnoyarsk chamber and symphony orchestras, the Jilin symphony orchestra of the City of Chang-Chun (China). In the geography of the festival participants there will appear two new countries — Switzerland and Portugal.

Most of the invited artistes will first perform at the festival! Among them there are outstanding musicians of the older and younger generations, who have brought glory to their country. This is a special guest and a festival participant, the People’s Artist of the USSR and Honourary Citizen of the City of Krasnoyarsk Victor Tretyakov.

The festival is held under the patronage of Mayor of Krasnoyarsk Edkham Akbulatov.

The founder of the festival is Main Department of Culture of the Krasnoyarsk City Administration.

The organizer and changeless participant of the festival is the Krasnoyarsk Chamber Orchestra.

The artistic director of the festival is the Honoured Art Worker of Russia Michael Benyumov.

Director of the festival is the Honoured Actress of Russia Larisa Markosyan.


The phone numbers for information and booking tickets 227-49-30, 223-23-79, 280-38-90

Contacts

The festival is held under the patronage of the Mayor of Krasnoyarsk Edkham Akbulatov The festival is held under the patronage of the Mayor of Krasnoyarsk Edkham Akbulatov

FOUNDERS OF THE FESTIVAL:
Main Department of Culture
Chairman of the Organizing Committee – Nataliya Malaschyuk

Artistic Director of the Festival – Michael Benyumov
Director of the Festival – Larisa Markosyan

ORGANIZERS OF THE FESTIVAL:
International Affairs Department,
Krasnoyarsk Chamber Orchestra

Perensona, St., 20
Krasnoyarsk, 660049, Russia
tel. + 7 391 223 23 79
e-mail: fest-dir@kko.ru