Traditionally autumn in Europe opens a season of classical music, jazz and folk music. Travelers who are going in the fall to visit France, Germany, Hungary, Serbia, Czech Republic and great Britain, will be useful to know where and what music festivals will be held in the near future.
October 9th is still possible to get to the Beethoven Festival in Germany, in Bonn. This year the festival is dedicated not only to Beethoven and Franz Liszt, whose 200th anniversary is celebrated this year.
In Budapest, in the Church of St. Michael will host a festival of Baroque music . The audience will have time to hear Bach, Purcell, Handel, Telemann, Praetorius, Pergolesi, Couperin, Rachmaninoff, Liszt, Dubois and other composers.
Every year 7 and 21 October in Brno international festival “Moravian autumn “. This year the theme of the festival declared “freedom or non-Freedom of music”. Before students perform Austrian Tonkünstler orchestra, Ballet am Rhein, violinist Vadim Gluzman, Czech Quartet Pavel Haas, Russian academic orchestra of the Voronezh and other musicians. In parallel with the festival of arts will be held a scientific Colloquium (October 10-12), which will be devoted to the history of Central European music during the time interval Continue reading
Before Easter there are very few time, and traditionally, Europe is celebrating the holiday Easter arts festivals. Especially generous event was spring in Austria, there will be three festival or two in Salzburg and one in Innsbruck. And in Vienna’s schönbrunn Palace at this time will open the Easter market. Magazine EUROMAG offers an overview of the most interesting festivals.
One of the most attractive cultural events of the spring of each year becomes the Salzburg Easter festival (March 31 – April 9). This year play Anton Bruckner, Robert Schumann, Claude Debussy, Maurice Ravel, Manuel de Falla, Gabriel Faure, Ferruccio Busoni, full of Chausson Ernest, Joseph Canteloube, Luciano Berio. Opens the festival Opera of Georges Bizet’s “Carmen” staged by the English choreographer of Aletta Collins (31 March, the Great festival hall).
In addition to the traditional festival of the arts . from March 30 to April 5 in Salzburg hosts international day of dance. We are not talking about classical ballet, and modern genres, sometimes even about the elements of yoga and martial arts – Samba, Afro-Brazilian style, capoeira, hip hop, contact improvisation, burlesque and urban fusion. Special guest of the festival – dancer Frey Faust.
In Innsbruck, Austria from 23 March to 8 April, is the Tyrol Easter festival. Continue reading
The earliest festivals appeared in England, these were mass celebrations or prezidenta, accompanied by musical, theatrical or circus performances. In the 20th century they began to be international festivals, and in our country the first music festivals appeared in the USSR in the 1930-ies. Over time, festivals were supplemented by new kinds: festivals, rock festivals, folk festivals artville art. We look at the most famous music festivals in the world by the portal Samogo
One of the oldest and longest-running festivals of classical music. Held in London in 1895 and lasts three months. The concept of the festival is to make the classics accessible to the masses. Each year the festival takes place to hundreds of concerts by the best orchestras in the world.
The Salzburg festival
The Salzburg festival
Passes in Austria, the homeland of the great Mozart. Was first held in 1920. Within two months of the festival each year is given over 200 performances of various genres, performances, operas, concerts of symphonic orchestras. Two-thirds of the 250 thousand festival visitors are foreigners.
The festival in San Remo
This festival is both the most famous Italian song contest, has been held since 1951. The venue is traditionally Continue reading