Japanese business to support TRANS-Siberian festival, said the Golodets

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Danceparty in fotomonster President of the government of the Russian Federation Olga Golodets at the VI Saint-Petersburg international cultural forum. 16 Nov 2017Japanese business to support TRANS-Siberian festival, said the Golodets© RIA Novosti / Alexei Danceparty the image Bank

The Japanese company will support TRANS-Siberian art festival, held under the guidance of world-renowned violinist Vadim Repin, said Deputy Prime Minister Olga Golodets at the international cultural forum.

Earlier it was reported that IV TRANS-Siberian art festival was held from March to October 2017. Concerts in the framework of the art festival with the participation of Repin and the world ballet star, the prima ballerina of the Bolshoi theatre Svetlana Zakharova was held in Japan for the second year in a row. This year, the art festival is part of a global project of culture of the Russian Federation «Russian seasons» in Japan. TRANS-Siberian festival for four years takes place in the cities of TRANS-Siberian destinations. Central city, the event is Novosibirsk. The organizers of the festival aim the demonstration of the best traditions and achievements in the field of various art forms.

«A group of Japanese companies, representing Japanese business, will support TRANS-Siberian festival, which is successfully developing in Russia, but has gone beyond the Russian Federation», — said the Golodets.

She noted that the festival is headed by one of the world’s greatest violinists, Vadim Repin. At the festival he not only speaks but gives a lot of master-classes for young people. «I’m grateful to Japanese colleagues for their interest in Russian culture. We want to wish our festival to make it pleasing to its listeners and in the Russian Federation and abroad», — emphasized Vice-the Prime Minister, adding that the government will do everything possible to TRANS-Siberian festival and others like him developed.

Repin said that in cooperation with Japanese companies, he plans to develop another large-scale project, designed for five years. His goal is to present as widely as possible the Russian culture in Japan. In the framework of the creation of a Russian-language channel in Japan.

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