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Alexander Scriabin International Festival


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The I International Scriabin Festival dedicated to the 150th anniversary of the composer is held from January 6 to March 1, 2022 in Moscow on the initiative of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation.

Honored Artist of Russia pianist Boris Berezovsky is the Artistic Director of the Festival.

23 concerts will be held during the two months on nine best stages of Moscow, including the Great and the Small Halls of the Moscow Conservatory, Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, Rachmaninoff Concert Hall, the Great and the Small Halls of Zaryadye, Alexander Scriabin Memorial Museum, the Moscow Planetarium, and the Great Hall of the St. Petersburg Philharmonic.

Outstanding contemporary pianists participate in the Festival: Marc-Andre Hamelin (Canada), Lucas Debargue (France), Mikhail Voskresensky, Vladimir Ovchinnikov, Boris Berezovsky, Alexander Gindin, Yuri Favorin, Dmitry Masleev, Andrei Korobeinikov, Vadim Kholodenko, Alexey Chernov, Varvara Myagkova, and others; famous soloists: violinists Pavel Milyukov and Nikita Borisoglebsky, cellists Alexander Rudin and Boris Andrianov, trumpeter Kirill Soldatov, singers Olesya Petrova and Yana Ivanilova, actors Chulpan Khamatova, Yevgeny Tsyganov, TV presenter and film director Alexander Gordon.

Invited performers of the Festival also include The Mariinsky Orchestra conducted by Valery Gergiev, The Russian National Orchestra, INTRADA Vocal Ensemble, the Grand Choir “Masters of Choral Singing” of Radio Orpheus, and others. The orchestra named in honor of Scriabin was formed within the framework of the project.

Each concert is opened by young talents, musicians from different Russian cities.

All compositions by Alexander Scriabin will be performed at the Festival in honor of the great Russian composer as well as compositions of his predecessors and successors