THE COMPOSER’S TIME: ORIGIN
23.01 - 23.02.2014
Program: [Context of the visual]
Place: Moscow Scriabin Museum (Bolshoy Nikolopeskovsky per., 11)
Co-organizer: A.N. Scriabin Memorial Museum
Opening on January 24:
This festival is dedicated to the work of Igor Stravinsky. His ideas had a tremendous influence on contemporary culture as the composer’s entire path is inseparable from radical creative processes in contemporary art.
The festival will feature exhibitions combining the composer’s world of objects – his letters, photographs, sheet music – with art objects of contemporary visual culture. A series of concerts featuring music by Igor Stravinsky and his contemporaries will also take place.
25/01 – 9/02 "Latitude of Space"
12/02 – 23/02 "Longitude of Thousands Faces"
24/01, 8 p.m. "Around Stravinsky". Stars of the Piano Class of Mikhail Voskresensky, professor of the Moscow State Conservatory
29/01, 8 p.m. "Stravinsky’s Vocal vector". Nikolay Schemlev, Helikon Opera singer, will perform excerpts of the classic works
31/01, 8 p.m. "Piano Concert with 3D Elements". Vladimir Martynov, Vladimir Smolyar, Natalia Cherkasskaya and Sergey Zagny perform their own compositions, inspired by the Igor Stravinsky works
02/02, 8 p.m. "Piano Seance. Hommage a Stravinsky". Recital of Vladimir Martynov
07/02, 8 p.m. "Children's Room and Music Hall". Svetlana Savenko (soprano) and Yuri Polubelov (piano) will perform works for children by Igor Stravinsky
20/02, 8 p.m. "Homage to Stravinsky". Ensemble "Gallery of Actual Music": Ekaterina Antokolskaya (cello), and Oleg Paiberdin
Also, on 16/02, 8 p.m. will be demonstrated unique film by British director Tony Palmer "Igor Stravinsky. Once at a border"