The Bashkir State Philharmonic Society informed about participants of the 22nd International Jazz Festival "The Pink Panther" in Ufa. The festival will be held from 6 to 8 April. The audience is waiting for a meeting with Russian and international musicians. Each of the three days of the festival was commented by the Honored Artist of the Republic of Bashkortostan, art director of the "Pink Panther" festival and Pop-Jazz Orchestra Oleg Kasimov.
Traditionally, on March 21, the international Wikimedia CEE Spring 2018 marathon was launched for the fourth time - a joint project of Wikipedians of Central and Eastern Europe on creating Wikipedia articles about these countries. Volunteers from the Bashkir section of the popular Internet encyclopedia also participate in the event.
The Bashkir folklore group "Ak Tirme" from Moscow takes part in the Nowruz Festival in Turkey. Now the team members are in the city of Kastamonu announced in 2018 as the Cultural Capital of the Turkic world. They represent the original Bashkir folk art there. About 280 artists from different countries and republics arrived at the festival.
"Russia-Culture" TV channel will show "Rudolf Nuriyev. Dance to Freedom" film by his 80th anniversary
On the day of the 80th anniversary of the outstanding dancer, the "Russia-Culture" TV channel will show a documentary film "Rudolf Nuriyev. Dance to Freedom". The picture was taken in 2015 in the UK. The action was built as a reconstruction of the dramatic events of 1961, when Nuriyev stayed in Paris.
The Big Band of the Bashkir State Philharmonic Society under the direction of Oleg Kasimov goes to the "Triumph of Jazz" International Jazz Festival. The team from Bashkortostan is the only regional jazz orchestra that performs at this prestigious forum. The founder of the festival is the famous jazz musician Igor Butman.
UFA, 15 March 2018. /Bashinform News Agency, Alfiya Agliullina Yuri Shevchuk, the leader of the group "DDT" released a video for the "When you were here" song, dedicated to the memory of his wife Elmira Bikbova. She died of cancer on March 13, 1992, in the age of only 24 years. The director of the video is Alexei Say, who previously worked with the band.
The Igor Moiseyev Dance Company will give a performance in Ufa. The concert will be held at the Bashkir State Opera and Ballet Theater on March 18. In two parts of the Ufa concert the artists of the ensemble will perform famous dances of their program "Dances of the World Nations". In addition, a premiere of the choreographic composition - Adyg dance "Tlyapatet" will take place, the press service of the Ministry of Culture RB informs.
The Vladimir Spivakov Charitable Foundation in the Republic of Bashkortostan announced the names of the participants of "The Academy of the Vladimir Spivakov Foundation in the Republic of Bashkortostan" project. Following the submitted applications, the expert council selected 103 children from 43 educational institutions in 18 districts of Bashkortostan, three districts of Tatarstan and the Vologda region to participate in the creative school.
The Government of Bashkortostan approved a plan of measures for the preparation and holding of the 6th World Folklore Festival in the Republic in 2020. The corresponding document is posted on the official portal of legal information. According to the press service of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Bashkortostan, a number of events will be held within the framework of the preparation for the largest folklore festival: the International competition-festival of musical creativity of Turkic youth "Ural Mono", the All-Russian Sesen Festival, the International Arts Festival "The Heart of Eurasia".
Ildar Abdrazakov won the First International Professional Music Award "BraVo" in the nomination "Best Classical Male Vocal". There were total 24 nominations, half of them - in the field of classical music. The best album of the year, the best male and female vocals, as well as the best opera and ballet were awarded.
Yesterday in Ufa, at the "Rodina" cinema, a screening of the "Dovlatov" film was held dedicated to the outstanding Russian writer Sergei Dovlatov. Ufa cinema fans, journalists and bloggers gathered for the session. A Skype connection was established with director Alexei German Jr. after the film. The creator of the film answered the questions of the Ufa viewers.
A series of concerts "UFA. NUREYEV" will be held on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the birth of Rudolf Nureyev in Ufa. The project includes a performance of the M. Gafuri Bashkir Drama Theater "Rudy - Never off ..." (March 15), the ballet "Crane Song" by Lev Stepanov and Zagir Ismagilov (
The first solo concert of the Zaman ethno-rock band with the "The Voice of the Eternal Urals" program was held in a concert hall of the Moscow Music Hall. It took place in the framework of the ethno-cultural festival "Native Land" organized with the support of the Moscow Department of Culture. Zaman was nominated for the first Russian World Music Awards in the field of ethnic music in Russia, was ranked among the top three ethno-collectives of Asia by version of the international television contest "Turkvizion" and has many other awards.
In Bashkiria, 100 gifted children will be trained as part of the cultural and educational project of the Spivakov Foundation Academy. Their names will be announced on March 12. Within the framework of the forum master classes of eminent teachers and artists from Russia, France and Israel, open meetings, exhibitions of young artists and concerts of participants and guests of the Academy will be held.
Zemfira will give a performance at a music festival - "Afisha" picnic, which will be held in the Kolomenskoye museum-reserve on August 4. The headliners of the concert will be great stadium orchestra from Canada, Arcade Fire, classics of Scottish indie pop Belle & Sebastian and musicians from Melbourne King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard.