17 04, 2024

Musical and poetic evening “Music of our memory”

2024-04-17T16:06:28+02:00April 17th, 2024|Categories: , |Tags: , , |

À l'occasion du 79e anniversaire de la Victoire dans la Grande Guerre Patriotique. Free Registration La musique et la poésie entouraient les gens au front et à l’arrière, leur donnant la force de survivre aux moments les plus difficiles. Accompagnés d'images de nos films préférés, nous entendrons des poèmes et des chansons des années de guerre qui sont familiers à tous, ainsi que des poèmes et des chansons dédiées à « ces grandes années », nous célébrerons le centenaire de la naissance des auteurs célèbres tels que Yulia Drunina, Viktor Astafiev, Vladimir Bogomolov, [...]

2 04, 2024

Vadim Piankov interprets Jacques Brel

2024-04-16T10:27:38+02:00April 2nd, 2024|Categories: , |Tags: , |

Free Registration On the 95th anniversary of the Belgian French-speaking poet, bard, actor and director Jacques Brel. Presentation of the new album of the Russian actor, singer Vadim Piankov "BREL 2024" in Russian and French languages. This year marks the 95th anniversary of the birth of Jacques Brel, a French-speaking singer-songwriter of Flemish origin who left a significant trace in the history of French song of the twentieth century. For this memorable date, Vadim Piankov has recorded his new album of songs by the Great Jacques, which is brought to your attention by André Tomson and his publishing house Editions [...]

25 03, 2024

Concert of soloists of the St. Petersburg House of Music was held in Brussels

2024-03-25T12:25:23+01:00March 25th, 2024|Categories: Russian House News|Tags: , , |

"Embassy of Excellence" to the anniversaries of Mussorgsky and Rimsky-Korsakov. On March 19, soloists of the St. Petersburg House of Music under the direction of Professor Sergey Roldugin, People's Artist of Russia, performed with great success at the Russian House in Brussels as part of the Embassy of Excellence project. The program featured young talented soloists, laureates of international competitions: harpist Ekaterina Dvoretskaya, pianist Alexander Kashpurin, clarinetist Philip Createlev and flutist Mark Yakovlev. Works by composers - Rimsky-Korsakov and Mussorgsky, as well as works by Tchaikovsky, Taneyev and others - were performed. The concert program was feature compositions by two [...]

24 03, 2024

International Women’s Day was celebrated in Brussels

2024-03-29T13:56:46+01:00March 24th, 2024|Categories: Exhibitions, Russian House News|Tags: , , |

On March 6, 2024 the Russian House in Brussels together with its friends celebrated the holiday of spring and love. Performed by an outstanding musician, professor of piano at the Luka School of Arts (Leuven) - Timur Sergeyenia, "The Seasons" by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, the most popular pieces of classical music, filled our hearts with beauty and hope. At the end of the concert there were vernissages of two remarkable artists who dedicated their art to the beautiful half of humanity: - Walt d'Aquavilia (Belgium) [...]

29 02, 2024

Concert of classical music by soloists of the St. Petersburg House of Music in Brussels

2024-03-19T15:03:18+01:00February 29th, 2024|Categories: , |Tags: , , , |

"Embassy of Musical Mastery" To the 180th anniversary of N.A. Rimsky-Korsakov, to the 185th anniversary of M. Musorgsky Audience 6+ Free Registration On 19 March the Russian House in Brussels and the St Petersburg House of Music invite you to a chamber concert of classical music from the series "Embassy of Mastery" with the participation of young and talented Russian musicians, laureates of numerous international competitions: MARK YAKOVLEV (flute) FILIPP SOZDATELEV (clarinet) EKATERINA DVORETCKAIA (harp) ALEXANDER KASHPURIN (piano) Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov is a world-famous composer, the [...]

14 02, 2024

“The Seasons” by P. Tchaikovsky. Concert

2024-02-28T10:02:08+01:00February 14th, 2024|Categories: , |Tags: , |

For International Women's Day P.I. Tchaikovsky "Seasons" Timur Sergeenya, piano March 8, the holiday of spring and love, is already an established good tradition to which we want to give a new sound - the sound of Russian classics. Free Registration On March 6, in the Russian House in Brussels, "The Seasons" by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky will be performed by an outstanding musician, professor of piano at the Luca School of Arts (Leuven) - Timur Sergeyenia. This music is familiar from childhood, and still it seems impossible to look at these [...]

8 02, 2024

Student’s Day was celebrated in Brussels together with musicians from the Gnessin Russian Academy of Music

2024-02-09T12:26:00+01:00February 8th, 2024|Categories: Russian House News, Russian language|Tags: , , , |

On January 25, the Russian House in Brussels hosted an event in honor of St. Tatiana's Day. The evening began with an open Russian language lesson given by Vera Georgievna Bunina, Director of the Russian House in Brussels. Despite the unusual timing of the lecture, the large number of listeners was a pleasant surprise. Students showcased their talents through the recitation of poems by Pushkin and Fet, delving into themes of love, nature, and philosophy. Additionally, the audience was actively and emotionally engaged by a series of riddle-like poems presented from [...]

29 01, 2024

Online-concert by St.Petersburg Music House “Evenings in the English Hall”

2024-01-29T15:42:27+01:00January 29th, 2024|Categories: History & Memory, Russian House News|Tags: , , , |

For the 80th anniversary of the end of the Siege of Leningrad Program: G.F. Handel (1685-1759) - J.Halvorsen (1864-1935). Passacaglia from Suite for clavier No. 7 in G minor HWV 432 (arr. for violin and cello) laureate of international competitions Bogdan Efremov (cello) laureate of international competitions Arseniya Sibileva (violin) A.Nesterov (1918-1999). Concerto for trombone and orchestra op.11 laureate of international competition Fedor Romanov (trombone) piano – laureate of international competitions Evgenia Dumnich Tchaikovsky (1840–1893). Pezzo Сapriccioso for cello and piano in b-moll op.62 laureate of international competitions Bogdan Efremov (cello) piano – laureate of international competitions Gleg [...]

17 01, 2024

Russian Old New Year was celebrated in Belgium with the folklore music ensemble “Zolotoy Plyos”

2024-01-18T11:53:42+01:00January 17th, 2024|Categories: Russian House News|Tags: , |

On January 12, the Russian House in Brussels hosted the traditional Russian holiday Old New Year. Vera Georgievna Bunina, the director of the Russian House in Brussels, opened the festive evening by congratulating all those present on the New Year and Christmas and told about the traditions of the Russian Old New Year. The combination of contradictory notions (old and new at the same time) is a mystery for people unfamiliar with history. There are such family traditions, which through generations are preserved and observed by family members, these traditions include the meeting of the New Year in the old, [...]

9 01, 2024

Online New Year’s concert of the St. Petersburg Capella Symphony Orchestra

2024-01-09T12:54:00+01:00January 9th, 2024|Categories: , |Tags: , , |

On Old New Year's Eve, the Capella Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Ivan Stolbov presents the public with a wonderful festive concert. The plot of the elegantly composed program will be a fascinating journey through countries and continents. Accompanied by the music of Antonio Vivaldi, Jacques Offenbach, Johann Strauss the son, and Gershwin, the audience will plunge into the unforgettable atmosphere of Venice, Vienna, Paris, New York, and will return to the pre-holiday atmosphere of St. Petersburg with pleasure.

22 12, 2023

Festive evening “Christmas Kaleidoscope” was held at the Russian House in Brussels

2023-12-26T15:05:25+01:00December 22nd, 2023|Categories: Exhibitions, Russian House News|Tags: , , |

On December 21, the Russian House in Brussels hosted a festive evening prepared by Russian-speaking compatriots. The program of the evening began with a festive concert with the participation of Elena Fedorova (soprano) and Rene Larya (bass-baritone). They performed arias from operas and operettas, songs by Isaac Dunayevsky and other works. After the concert the audience was presented an exhibition of artistic and applied art of Russian-speaking compatriots. Vera Georgievna Bunina, Director of the Russian House in Brussels thanked the talented compatriots for their participation in the exhibition and congratulated everyone on the coming New Year and Christmas holidays. [...]

21 12, 2023

St.Tatiana Students’ Day with Gnesin Academy of Music

2024-01-24T11:04:16+01:00December 21st, 2023|Categories: , , , , |Tags: , , |

Free Registration One of the favorite Russian winter traditions is the celebration of Tatiana’s Day, or Students Day, which take place on 25th of January.  This tradition was established back in centuries: that day in 1755 Empress Elizabeth of Russia signed a decree for establishment of the Moscow State University, the first University in Russia. For many generations of Russians this day is a true symbol youth and happy student’s life. 25th of January 2024 we invite you to celebrate the Students Day with the Gnessin Russian Academy of Music and its alumni - two fantastic Moscow musicians , [...]

14 12, 2023

The “Old New Year” with the Folk Music Ensemble “Zolotoj plyos”

2024-01-05T10:13:34+01:00December 14th, 2023|Categories: , |Tags: , |

On January 12, 2024 the Russian House in Brussels, according to tradition, invites you to celebrate the "Old New Year". Old New Year came into our culture together with the old style of chronology. Tsarist Russia lived by the Julian calendar, while Europe lived by the Gregorian calendar. The transition to the Western European calendar took place on February 14, 1918. An unusual holiday appeared - the Old New Year, that is, the New Year according to the old style, which was not forgotten by the people. However, the Old New Year was celebrated not on such a large scale [...]

12 12, 2023

A festive evening dedicated to the intertwining of the cultures of Russia and Belarus was held in Brussels

2023-12-12T16:50:14+01:00December 12th, 2023|Categories: Russian House News|Tags: , |

On December 8, the Russian House in Brussels hosted a festive evening, “Interweaving of Cultures: Russia and Belarus.” «We live in different states, but it is still the common spiritual, moral and cultural foundations that unite our present and, undoubtedly, the future» - said Ambassador of the Russian Federation Alexander Avrelevich Tokovinin, opening the evening. Charge d'Affaires of Belarus Ekaterina Vladimirovna Shatokhina noted in her welcoming speech that the cultures of the two states are closely intertwined, since for several centuries the Belarusian and Russian peoples have been forming the cultural code of the [...]

1 12, 2023

A jazz music concert took place at the Russian House in Brussels

2023-12-01T14:25:05+01:00December 1st, 2023|Categories: Russian House News, Sergei Rachmaninoff|Tags: , , |

On November 28, the Russian House in Brussels hosted a jazz concert Gnesin Jazz 2023 with the participation of Valery Grokhovsky, classical and jazz pianist, vice-rector of the academy, director of the Gnessin School of Music, dean of the faculty of pop music, with the participation of Vadim Tkachuk (saxophone), Laureate of international competitions, graduate of the Royal Antwerp Conservatory.The musicians performed works by Sergei Rachmaninoff and piano jazz improvisations on themes from films and Russian folk songs. The concert was organized for the 150th anniversary of the birth of the Russian composer Sergei Rachmaninov [...]

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