Music Festival "Palaces of St. Petersburg" and Honored Artist of Russia Maria Safaryants represent:
CHRISTMAS MUSIC PROGRAM "ITALIAN CHRISTMAS IN TALION"
SOLOISTS - STARS OF THE WORLD STAGE IN SUPPORT OF THE ORCHESTRA
CHRISTMAS is the main holiday of the annual calendar cycle, which for centuries is happily welcomed by the peoples of most countries on all continents. All European countries, including Russia, have deep and varied Christmas musical traditions. Imperial St. Petersburg - the most European city of Russia, from the very beginning of its history is closely connected not only with the architectural, artistic, but also the musical traditions of Italy. Famous Italian masters of the arts made an invaluable contribution to the formation and development of Russian culture during the XVIII - XIX centuries.
On the festive day of the Western European Christmas, December 25, in the luxurious Imperial Hall (TaleonImperialHotel), created in the style of Italian classicism, the International Music Foundation "PALACE OF ST PETERSBURG" (President of the Fund - Honored Artist of Russia Maria Safaryants) will present the new program "ITALIAN CHRISTMAS IN TALION ".
Maria Safaryants comments on the upcoming event: "For most people, the Christmas holiday is a time of joyful hope that settles in us in the midst of the darkest and most uncomfortable time of the year. This is the joy of hope and the desire for light and good, to which this great festival calls us. We hope that the famous Italian musicians who will perform in this concert will give us not only their masterly skill, but will fill the hall with the energizing energy of solar Italian music. "
Federico MONDELCI, saxophone (Italy) - one of the most famous, the world's leading saxophonists. He is a frequent guest of Petersburg festivals "Palaces of St. Petersburg" and "Petersburg Embankments", won the love not only of the Russian public, but also of listeners of many countries of the world. His saxophone, merging with the performing temperament of a great musician, acquires the energy of a singing, amazingly beautiful human voice. Federico MONDELCI - a welcome guest at the best world concert venues.
Simone ZANKINI, accordion (Italy) is also a musician well known to Petersburg listeners. He is a true musician-innovator, who has expanded the repertoire and technical horizons of his instrument. His unlimited repertoire encompasses classical and contemporary music of various styles and directions. Performing style of the artist is an absolute extravaganza of sound and mood.
Maria Safaryants, violin - Honored Artist of Russia, an iconic figure on the cultural map of St. Petersburg. Thanks to its inexhaustible energy of the organizer and artistic director, our city has been proud of such unique events as International Festivals "Palaces of St. Petersburg", "Petersburg Embankments", "Musical Seasons in Konstantinovsky" for several decades. Maria Safaryants is a great master of violin performance, heiress of the best traditions of the Leningrad Violin School.
Anzhelika MINASOVA, soprano - Laureate of International Competitions. In the 2013/2014 season, as a student of the last year, she was accepted into the troupe of the Perm Academic Opera and Ballet Theater named after PI. Tchaikovsky. Perfected at the master classes of Sergio Bertocchi and Fiorenza Cossotto (New Opera Ischia, 2008, 2010). Since 2016 - soloist of the Academy of Young Opera Singers of the Mariinsky Theater. She made her debut in a concert performance of "Cinderella".
The Youth Symphony Orchestra of St. Petersburg began its concert activity in 2012. Soon the young collective was recognized and recognized by the Petersburg public, which won with its rich and diverse concert activity. The art director and chief conductor of the orchestra is Mihran Agadzhanyan. The best young musicians of St. Petersburg are involved in the orchestra. For a short period the orchestra managed to make a statement in Russia and abroad and gain recognition of the international public.
All guests of the concert are CHRISTMAS CHAMPIONSHIP
Beginning of the concert: at 20:00