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 [...]
Free Registration On December 21, a festive evening prepared by Russian-speaking compatriots will take place at the Russian House in Brussels. The evening's program includes a festive concert with the participation of Elena Fedorova (soprano) and Rene Larya (bass-baritone), they will perform arias from operas and operettas, songs by Isaac Dunaevsky and other works. After the concert, the audience will be presented with an exhibition of works by our compatriots.
Free Registration On December 8, the Russian House in Brussels invites you to a festive concert dedicated to the culture of Russia and Belarus. Russian and Belarusian artists will take part in the concert. The program will feature classical works by Russian and Belarusian composers performed by Diana Kokaeva (piano), Elena Fedorova (vocals), David Makhmudov (violin), Liliya Umnova (violin), Timur Sergeyenia (piano), Oksana Spiesecke (dulcimer). The concert program will feature works by Russian and Belarusian composers: P.I. Tchaikovsky, S.V. Rachmaninov, S.S. Prokofiev, A.S. Dargomyzhsky and other authors.
To the 150th anniversary of the birth of the Russian composer Sergei Rachmaninov For the birthday of the Russian House in Brussels Free Registration On November 28, the Russian House in Brussels invites friends to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the birth of the Russian composer Sergei Rachmaninov and the Birthday of the Russian House together with the Gnessin Russian Academy of Music. The musicians will perform works by Sergei Rachmaninov and piano jazz improvisations on themes from films. The concert will be attended by: - Valery Grokhovsky (piano), classical and jazz pianist, composer [...]
On October 6, 2023, the Russian House in Brussels hosted a musical evening “Invitation to Travel” by the Russian artist Vadim Piankov - songwriter, poet-translator, graduate of VGIK (workshop of S. Bondarchuk and I. Skobtseva 1989). His concert program “Invitation to Travel” featured works in Russian and French of his own composition, songs based on poems by Alexander Blok, poems by French poets Charles Baudelaire and Alfred de Musset and others. Vadim is a graduate of the All-Union State Institute of Cinematography named after. Gerasimov, workshop of S. F. Bondarchuk and I. K. Skobtseva, theater and film actor, author-performer, translator. [...]
On 28.09 the conference-concert “I love you, creation of Pierre” dedicated to the 320th anniversary of Saint Petersburg took place at the Russian House in Brussels. Maestro Andrei Chevtchouk, conductor and choir director, who has worked for over twenty years in France, Belgium, Germany and other European countries, as well as in Russia as a conductor of orchestras and theater and festival choirs, artistic director of festivals and choirs, presented to the public the beautiful “capital of the North”, which since its creation attracted many architects who contributed to its beauty. Particular attention was paid to the musical history of [...]
On July 13, a piano concert of classical music was held at the Russian House in Brussels for the National Day of Belgium, performed by Timur Sergeyenia, professor of special piano at the LUCA School of Arts, Lemmens campus, Leuven. The concert program featured classical Russian and foreign music: P.I. Tchaikovsky, S.V. Rachmaninov, F. Liszt, S. Frank, C. Debussy, F. Chopin, J. Vila-Lobos and others. The pianist's virtuoso, ingenious piano playing amazes with his technique and professionalism. One of the main national holidays in Belgium is the anniversary of the oath of allegiance by King Leopold I to the Belgian [...]
On October 6, the Russian House in Brussels invites you to a musical evening with the Russian singer, poet and actor Vadim Piankov. The evening program will feature original compositions in Russian, French and Dutch based on poems by Russian and French authors. Graduate of the All-Union State Institute of Cinematography named after. Gerasimov, workshop of S. F. Bondarchuk and I. K. Skobtseva, theater and film actor, author-performer, translator.
A concert by the leading soloist of the State Academic Chapel Orchestra of St. Petersburg, Ilya Chirskov, took place in Brussels
On September 15, 2023, the New Season 2023-24 was opened at the Russian House in Brussels with a piano concert by the soloist of the symphony orchestra of the State Academic Chapel of St. Petersburg, Ilya Chirskov, dedicated to the northern capital of Russia, the city of St. Petersburg. The concert program featured works by Russian composers Igor Stravinsky and Mikhail Glinka, as well as foreign classics: John-Baptiste Loye, Frederic Chopin, Franz Liszt, Johann Strauss. The pianist captivated the Brussels audience with his virtuoso playing. At the end of the concert, the General Director of the State Academic Chapel of [...]
Dedicated to the 320th anniversary of St. Petersburg 28.09 at 7:00 p.m. at the Russian House in Brussels Maestro Andrei Chevtchouk, conductor and choir director, who has worked for more than twenty years in France, Belgium, Germany and other European countries, as well as in Russia as a conductor of orchestras and choirs of theaters and festivals, artistic director of festivals and choirs, will tell you about the musical history of "the capital of the North", its influence on the musical life of the Europe since the 18th century and links between European and Russian composers and performers. The baritone [...]
On the 13th of July, the Russian House in Brussels invites to a Belgian National Day piano concert of classical music performed by Timur Sergeyenia, Professor for special piano at the LUCA School of Arts, campus Lemmens, Leuven. The concert program will feature Russian and foreign classical music. One of the main national holidays in Belgium is the anniversary of King Leopold I's oath of allegiance to the Belgian people and the constitution, and is celebrated annually on July 21. Concert Program: - Cesar Franck. Prelude, Chorale and Fugue. - F. Chopin. Etudes Op.25 Nr. 10, 11, 12. - F. [...]
On the 16th of June in the Russian House in Brussels there was a celebration of the Day of Russia, which included a vernissage of an exhibition of paintings and drawings by contemporary Russian artists "Art of Russia in Benelux 2023". The exhibition was presented by Tatiana Koteris, director of the international exhibition project "Russian Art in Benelux. Beautiful Belgian musicians Bertrand Lavrenov (violin) and Kefren Bayvir (piano) took part in the concert. They performed works by Russian and foreign composers: Rachmaninov, Shostakovich, Tchaikovsky, Wieniawski, Elgar, Bavier, Kreisler and Kroll. The musicians captivated the audience with their performance of [...]
The Russian Language Day and the 150th anniversary of Sergei Rachmaninoff were celebrated on Alexander Pushkin’s birthday at the Russian House in Brussels
A festive concert of vocal music "Pushkin and Rachmaninov. Poetry and Music" was held at the Russian House in Brussels on June 6, where the songs of Sergei Rachmaninoff were performed. Each of the composer's works in this genre is remarkable for its amazing sincerity. Rachmaninoff often said that he loved poetry and always put it second only to music. The concert on the 150th anniversary of Rachmaninoff's birth drew a full house. The favorite and native melodies were performed by Elena Fedorova (soprano), Inna van Mechelen (piano) and Salome Tsankashvili (piano). Romances to the verses of Russian poets A. [...]
The festive evening will open with a vernissage of a collective exhibition of paintings and drawings by contemporary Russian artists "The Art of Russia in Benelux", including original works by famous Russian artist Nikаs Safronov It's a first exhibition of Nikas Safronov paintings in Belgium More information about exhibition of paintings and drawings by contemporary Russian artists "The Art of Russia in Benelux" is here Free Registration And after Belgian musicians Bertrand Lavrenov (violin) and Kephren Baiwir (piano) will present you their special program: Rachmaninoff – Romance op.6 n°1 & Hungarian Dance op.6 n°2 Shostakovich – 4 Preludes op.34 n°10, n°15, n°16, [...]
On May 25, 2023, the Day of Slavic Literature and Culture was celebrated at the Russian House in Brussels with the Russian Song Ensemble " Otrada " from Antwerp. The Day of Slavic Literature and Culture is a wonderful occasion to join the origins of Slavic traditions, to Russian folk holidays and rituals, folk art and original folk art, to get acquainted with the culture of the Russian people. The program of the evening included round dances, folk games, as well as songs with centuries-old history - from antiquity to the present day. Amazing outfits in Russian style and colorful [...]