For National Unity Day On October 17 at 17:00, as part of the traditional cycle of the Russian House in Brussels “Museum Day”, we invite you to an online tour of the halls of the Russian National Museum of Music “Treasures of the Museum of Music”. Do you want to visit the musical past and touch the musical future? See with your own eyes a violin made by the great master Antonio Stradivari and the oldest organ in Russia, created in 1868? Can you hear the sound of the electronic musical instrument theremin and the world's first multi-voice musical synthesizer? [...]
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.
To the 82nd commemoretion of the start of the Great Patriotic War Russian National Museum of Music On June 29, at 18:00, the presentation of the multimedia project of the Russian National Museum of Music "Music of Heroes" will take place. The project will be presented by the Director General, Honoured Art Worker of the Russian Federation Mikhail Bryzgalov. "Music of Heroes" is a synthesis of museum and theater, music and literature, photography and cinema. “Music of heroes” is the music of those who worked in the rear, fought on the front line, performed concerts at the front, supporting the [...]
Concert by the Russian ensemble "Otrada", Antwerp. The Day of Slavic Literature and Culture is a wonderful opportunity to introduce children and adults to the origins of Slavic traditions, Russian folk customs, rituals and old folk art. In short, getting closer to the culture of the Russian people. The programme of our evening includes round dances, folk games and songs with centuries-old history to songs sung in our days. Spectators can interact with the Russian ensemble "Otrada" at the festival. Together with us, every visitor can immerse themselves in the atmosphere of an ancient Russian holiday with its traditions and [...]
To the Day of Slavic Literature and Culture Language: Russian/English During a tour of the exhibition at the Slovo Museum, visitors will learn about the main milestones in the history of writing in Russia. Visitors will learn about the first alphabets: Cyrillic and Glagolitic, and get acquainted with the oldest literary works that have survived to the present day. During the excursion you will see the first handwritten books, wax tablets, and birch-bark manuscripts, and you will also learn how monks worked by hand to produce manuscripts. You will be able to look into the printing house, look at books [...]
Orthodox Easter Youth bishop's choir of the Brussels-Belgian eparchy Easter concert "Christ is Risen!" consists of church chants praising the Resurrection of Our Lord Jesus Christ not only in Church Slavonic, but also in Greek, Georgian, Arabic, French and many other languages. At the end of the concert, our choir will perform several secular, well-known and beloved songs by all of us. The choir was founded in 2020, with the blessing of the Archbishop Simon of Brussels and Belgium, and is a collection of young people from various parishes of the Brussels-Belgium diocese. The composition of the choir is international, [...]
When we talk about music on the occasion of International Women's Day, we cannot fail to remember the phrase, once pronounced by the German composer Johannes Brahms "Rather a man will give birth to a child than a woman will write good music." Indeed, we know much more male composers than female composers. With Maestro Andrei Chevtchouk, symphony and choir conductor, who has been working in France, Belgium, Germany and other European countries for more than 20 years, as well as in Russia, as artistic director of opera festivals and choirs, we will discover many interesting things about the most [...]
Russian Science Day Lev Landau (for friends, simply Dau) is a brilliant Soviet theoretical physicist, Nobel Prize winner, one of the outstanding personalities of the 20th century. He was interested in everything - from the structure of the atomic nucleus to raising children. Landau left behind many achievements - these are multi-volume scientific works on physics, and hundreds of well-aimed aphorisms, and the famous theory of happiness. The exhibition presents materials from the collections of: Lyubov Rostislavovna Ryndina, Olga Igorevna Landau, Tatyana Valerievna Gende-Rote, the memorial museum-office of Academician P. L. Kapitsa, the Museum of the History of the Moscow [...]
Since the end of the 18th century, in the Orenburg region, in the very heart of Russia, there has been a world-famous craft "Orenburg downy shawl". Orenburg downy shawl is a collective name. This is a warm heavy scarf — a shawl and a thin, light, openwork scarf — a "spider line". The peculiarities of the down of local goats prompted the idea of creating a light, warm and necessary thing in a women's suit — a scarf. The occupation, which originated as a source of additional income, turned out to be so profitable and in demand that in many [...]
Maslenitsa is a wonderful occasion to meet Russian folk holidays and rituals, popular art, the traditional culture of the Russian people. Let's say goodbye to the Winter and meet the Spring together! The program of the evening includes the vernissage of the Orenburg Downy Shawl exhibition.
Museum Day The State Historical and Memorial Museum-Reserve "Battle of Stalingrad" We suggest visiting the historical and memorial complex "To the Heroes of the Battle of Stalingrad" on Mamayev Kurgan, which is part of the Museum-Reserve "Battle of Stalingrad". During the virtual tour, participants will be able to feel the atmosphere of the fighting of the great battle on the Volga. Mamaev Kurgan in Volgograd is a place that any resident of Russia, and even a good half of humanity, associates with the Victory of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic War. As many as 200 days the battle [...]