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The State Hermitage Museum and Hermitage Music Academy present
The Fifth International "Musical Hermitage" Festival
Dedicated to 100th anniversary of Boris Piotrovsky
17 - 24 of February 2008
Concerts start at 7 p.m.
Artistic director of the Festival - composer Sergey Yevtushenko

Пьер Амойал

Sunday, February 17th / Hermitage Theatre

CLASSICAL

Soloist & conductor Pierre Amoyal (France) - violin

Pierre Amoyal plays on a Stradivarius which belonged to the last Russian Tsar Nikolais II. You can learn more about this story at the press conference day before the concert.

In program: Bach,Tchaikovski
Pierre Amoyal / violin (France)
Dmitry Vasiliev / violin (Russia)
Saint Petersburg Simfonietta Orchestra

Адам Клоцек

Tuesday, February 19th / Hermitage Theatre

STRADIVARIUS-JAZZ

Soloist & conductor Adam Klocek (Poland) - cello

One of the rare musicians who performs jazz as well as classics.

In program: Klocek, Mendelssohn
State Hermitage Orchestra

Яир Далал
Панос Каран
Тоби Персером

Wednesday, February 20th / Hermitage Theatre

ETHNO-FUSION

Yair Dalal (Izrael) - violin, ud
Panos Karan (Greece) - piano
Saint Petersburg Simfonietta Orchestra
Conductor - Toby Purser (UK)

Experimental programm that combines Arabian ethnic music with piano and symphonic orchestra

In program: Purcell, Bach, Grieg, Rachmaninov, DalalSaint Petersburg Simfonietta Orchestra

Саинхо Намчылак

Saturday, February 23rd / Hermitage Theatre

WORLD MUSIC / FREE JAZZ

Contemporary ethnic music star
Sainho Namchylaк(Tuvan throat singing)

Vladimir Kudryavtsev / bass
Yuri Sobolev-Gomberg / piano

Андрей Кондаков
Игорь Бутман
Эдди Гомес
Лени Уайет

Thursday, February 21st / State Capella Hall

JAZZ

Andrey Kondakov - piano
Igor Butman - saxophone
Eddie Gomez (USA) - bass
Lenny White (USA) - drums

String quartet:
Mikhail Krutik / violin
Alexei Bogorad / viola
Anna Bogorad / viola
Georgy Ildeikin / cello

In program: Music of Kondakov, Butman, Gomez, White, Tchaikovsky

Федерика Карневале
Мария Агреста
Константино Финуччи
Матс Лильефорс

Sunday, February 24th / Hermitage Theatre

BELCANTO

Laureates of the International Competition of Young Singers at Spoleto (Italy):
Federica Carnevale - mezzo-soprano
Maria Agresta - soprano
Costantino Finucci - baritone

Soloist of the Young Singer's Academy of Mariinsky Theatre
Dmitry Voropaev - tenor

ST.PETERSBURG ACADEMIC SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Conductor - Mats Liljefors (Sweden).

In program: Overtures, arias and duets from operas byRossini, Verdi, Donizetti, Puccini

Principal partner of the Festival: "HEINEKEN BREWERIES LLC."

Official partners of the Festival:

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Informational partners of the Festival:

Канал 'СТО'   Радио 'Балтика'   Журнал 'Афиша'

Informational support:

Magazines: 'Interbusiness', 'Hermitage', 'Infoscop' 'Na Nevskom', 'Free Time', 'Anons & Map', 'Business Woman', 'Театральный Петербург', 'St.Petersburg in Your Pocket', 'The St.Petersburg Times', 'St. Petersburg City Guide','Where', 'Rossiyskaya newspaper',Baltic media-group newspapers: 'Nevskoe Vremya', 'Smena', 'Vecherny Peterburg', 'vechernee Vremya', Internet-portals 'InOut' & 'Aktivist', 'Module-Plazma' company

Partner of the festival:

'Royal' company - Yamaha official distributer in Russia.

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