The anniversary of diplomatic relations between Russia and India will be celebrated with concerts
On March 15 and 17, Wednesday and Friday, St. Petersburg Music House and the Rossotrudnichestvo Representative Office in India invite to the concerts of the joint project "Embassy of Musical Mastery". Laureates of international competitions Andrei Sannikov (flute), Roman Markelov (saxophone) and Andrey Stukalov (piano) will perform in honour of the 70th Anniversary of Establishment of Diplomatic Relations between Russia and India. Young soloists will perform in Russian Centers of Science and Culture with a bright concert program twice: on March 15 – in Kolkata, on March 17 – in Chennai.
Andrei Sannikov, 25 years old, was born in Tchaikovsky, Perm Region. Post-graduate student in the Moscow Conservatory (class of People's Artist of Russia Leonid Lebedev). Winner of the International competition «Premio Antonio Salieri» (Italy, 2015) and the Stockholm International Music competition (2015). Participant of the Music House programs since 2014.
Roman Markelov, 22 years old, was born in Belaya Kalitva, Rostov Region. Student of the Russian Gnessin Academy of Music (class of the People's Artist of Russia, Professor Margarita Shaposhnikova). Winner of Youth Delphic Games of Russia (Tyumen, 2016) and Youth Delphic Games of the CIS member states (Moscow, 2016). Participant of the Music House programs since 2015.
Andrey Stukalov, 29 years old, was born in Krasnoyarsk. Graduate of the Moscow Conservatory (class of Honored Artist of RSFSR, Professor Sergei Dorensky). Laureate of the Delia Steinberg International Competition (Spain, 2012) and the International Competition «Le Muse» (Italy, 2013). Winner of the International Competition «Carl Filtsch» (Romania, 2014). Participant of the Music House programs since 2016.
Concert on March 15
Russian Centre of Science And Culture in Kolkata
6.30 p.m., admission free
Address: 3 Gorky Terrace. Tel .: + (91-33) 228-327-42.
Concert on March 17
Russian Centre of Science and Culture in Chennai
7 p.m., admission free
Address: 74, Kasturi Ranga Road . Tel .: + (91-44) 2499-0050.
"Embassy of Musical Mastery" – s a unique project of the St. Petersburg Music House and "Rossotrudnichestvo", which takes place since 2012 and includes the creative meetings of leading Russian musicians, as well as tours of the young soloists at the Russian Science and Cultural Centers abroad.