In Moscow will host the fourth international festival of chamber music

В Москве пройдет четвертый Международный фестиваль камерной музыки

The fourth international festival of chamber music of Winterreise (“Winter journey”) opens on December 3 and will run until 21 December in Moscow. This year the festival has more than 40 core participants, of which 10 were foreign musicians, the press service of the festival.

The festival was created in 2013 on the initiative of Moscow pianist, artistic Director of the Festival Natalia Korshunova.

The shows will feature the participation of famous Russian performers: ensembles of soloists of the Bolshoi Symphony orchestra. Tchaikovsky State academic Symphony orchestra. Svetlanov, State p. I. Tchaikovsky Quartet, Chamber choir of Moscow state Conservatory. P. I. Tchaikovsky youth orchestra of flutes Vladimir Curls, cellist Alexander Zagorinsky, guitarists Vladimir Gapontsev and Suren Mirzoyan, pianist Natalia Korshunova, the singers Oksana Kornievskaya, Georgy Gaivoronsky, Ilya Usulu, Daria Zykova, Alexey Parfyonov, as well as young musicians.

The international character of the festival emphasizes the participation of musicians from the UK, Canada, USA, Bulgaria, Italy, and Australia.

Traditionally, the highlight of the festival will be a marathon of chamber operas. This year’s marathon is called “Under the sign Buffa”. In one day in one hall will be the presentation of three comic plays: “the Maid mistress” by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi, represented canadian and Australian performers, “Rita” by Gaetano Donizetti and “Antiterroristicheskoy Rayok” by Dmitri Shostakovich, performed by the gathering Chamber choir of Moscow Conservatory named after Tchaikovsky. The exclusive event of the festival will also be a recital of American composer Gamma Skopinskogo. The schedule also several literary and musical productions and a musical.

Again this year will be held a joint charity event of the festival and the Autonomous nonprofit organization “social initiatives Center “Russian House” helping the mentally ill.

Will also continue the youth sports program, which includes performances of pupils of musical schools of Moscow and performances for children.