Vladimir Spivakov’s festival will take place in the Svetlanovsky Hall of the Moscow International House of Music. The virtuoso violinist will play for his listeners the music he personally likes. On the day of the festival’s grand opening, Spivakov will also demonstrate his talent as a conductor and a soloist. The programme includes works by Bach and Shostakovich. Spivakov’s colleague, the outstanding pianist Denis Matsuev will perform some of Schnittke’s complicated musical pieces.© 2016-2020 moscovery.com
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25 November 2019 - 09 February 2020Thomas Gainsborough’s works will be brought to the Pushkin Museum from Great Britain. The celebrated 18th-century English portraitist left a rich heritage of paintings, preserved in the National Gallery in London, the Royal Academy of Arts and Gainsborough’s House in Sudbury.