A number of concerts postponed due to the pandemic will take place this June, the festival season begins with a large number of participants and foreign guests. What, where, when – in the musical selection of the editorial board of “Your Leisure”.
Joyce DiDonato. Source: joycedidonato.com
American opera singer Joyce DiDonato (mezzo-soprano) will perform on June 15 at the Great Hall of Zaryadye with the Songplay program. Italian baroque songs and arias will be performed, mixed with more contemporary works by Shearing, Ellington, Mahler and Hart.
On June 27, at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, he will narrate and conduct the Svetlanov State Academic Symphony Orchestra Vladimir Jurowski… The concert will be attended by ballet dancers from the Bolshoi Theater of Russia and the Kremlin Ballet Theater. Program: Dean, Rebel and Beethoven.
Ukrainian pianist, winner of many prestigious awards Vadim Kholodenko will perform on June 22 in the creative space of the Niko gallery.
Russian electronic musician and performer Mujuice June 5 presents the third full-length vocal album Melancholium at the summer concert at Izvestia Hall. Ibid June 15, Joseph Mount’s British Electronic Project Metronomy will perform with the program “Metronomy Forever”, where he will perform his best hits from all six records.
June 3, laureates of the XV International Tchaikovsky Competition Pavel Milyukov (violin) and Lucas Genius (piano) will be performed by Stravinsky and Rachmaninoff with the Svetlanov State Academic Symphony Orchestra. 12 June Boris Berezovsky with the Russian National Orchestra will play concerts by Schumann, Grieg and Liszt.
Conducting in the Great Hall of the Conservatory on June 18 Felix Korobov, and on the 25th there will be Philip Chizhevsky and his ensemble “Questa musica”.
One of the most sought-after young organists in the world will give a concert in Zaryadye on June 9 Nathan Laube… And on June 20, Gloria Vivaldi, created for the Pieta women’s shelter in Venice, and the magnificent Mass of All Saints, written by the Czech composer Jan Zelenka, will be performed by the Intrada Vocal Ensemble and the Pratum Integrum Orchestra conducted by the famous Czech conductor Vaclav Lux.
During life music Nikolay Karetnikov rarely performed independently. But he wrote music for 40 performances and 70 films, which became a kind of musical laboratory for him. On the 90th anniversary of the birth of one of the leaders of the Soviet post-war musical avant-garde, the Studio for New Music and the Nikolai Karetnikov Foundation will present an important “missing link” in the history of modern music: the world premiere of the last Russian chamber symphony of the 20th century – Nikolai Karetnikov’s Chamber Symphony No. 2. Film historian, culturologist, founder of the Museum of Cinema – Naum Kleiman will give an introductory speech about the composer.
Leader of the Chaif group Vladimir Shahrin will celebrate his birthday with a summer open-air concert. Zero People dedicates a large tour and a new album “The Best: Obvious” to the band’s 10th anniversary. The most driving folk group from St. Petersburg “Ottawa Yo” marks the age of majority.
On June 16, on the stage of the Kremlin Palace, People’s Artist of Russia pianist Denis Matsuev will celebrate its 45th anniversary. This evening, not only classical pieces, but also jazz pieces will be performed. Famous musicians will congratulate their colleague. For the first time, the best conductors of Russia, including Valery Gergiev and Alexander Sladkovsky, will perform on the same stage. The concert will be accompanied by the Svetlanov State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia.
festival “Wild mint”
Summer is the time for festivals, and it’s great that some of them will take place this year. June 18-20 in Bunyrevo he will trample the field “Wild mint”… Performances there: Aurora, Mgzavrebi, AIGEL, Garik Sukachev, Green Gray, The Hatters, Tesla Boy, Affinage, Tequilajazzz, Alena Shvets, Give a Tank (!), Papin Olympos, Kis-Kis other.
At the same time on the Rowing Canal at the festival of music and sports Locals-only 2021 Noize MC, Bread, Dora, Loud, MC Senechka, Mowgli, Bicycles for, Afghanistan will perform.
Main exhibitions June 2021
Dürer’s engravings, Goya’s etchings, French tapestries, Iranian art of the Qajar era, “soft” homeland and the sky over Paris.
Top films of June 2021
The first release in a long period from Disney, the sequel to the horror film A Quiet Place, and the classic Martin Scorsese movie to which many have compared The Joker.
Best performances in June
Premiere of “Free Shooter” at MAMT, return of the play “Passion for Bumbarash”, NoName festival at CIM, “Stanislavsky Factory” in Gubernskoye and much more.