Ruskeala Symphony Music Festival Program
Ruskeala Mountain Park (Sortavala region, Republic of Karelia, Russia)
August 24-25, 2018


19.00 - 20.00
Program: Music on Water
Guests: Karelian state Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra soloists - the Honored Artist of the Republic of Karelia Leonid Yanishev (clarinet), laureate of international competitions Yulia Harlanova (clarinet) and the Honored Artist of the Republic of Karelia Valery Dzyubuk (bassoon)

Program description: barocco and classicism music masterpieces

Ruskeala marble canyon

21.00 - 22.20
Program: Rock Hits
Guests: Symphony Orchestra directed by Alexey N’yaga, Karelian State Philharmonic

Program description: rock hits, gamer fantasy, contemporary versions of classical music

Italian Quarry
24 AUG

12.00 - 12.50
Program: Musical Kaleidoscope
Guests: Karelia Brass Ensemble

Program description: original compositions and classical music for bands, jazz

Italian Quarry

14.00 - 15.00
Program: Songs of Silk Scrolls
Guests: Professor of Shanghai Conservatory, First rank artist of People's Republic of China, laureate of the highest state awards Yu Lihong (soprano, People's Republic of China), the Honored Artist of the Republic of Karelia Dilyara Dmitrieva (piano), Tzang Tingting (folk singing), Tao Ying (folk singing)

Program description: Chinese folk music and music of Chinese composers

Italian Quarry
25 AUG

15.30 - 17.00
Program: Kazanova
Guests: artist of the Vakhtangov State Academic Theater, People's artist of Russia Evgeniy Knyazev (art of declamation, Moscow) and String quartet (Karelian State Philharmonic)

Program description: One-man performance based on Marina Tsvetaeva’s play “Phoenix” accompanied by String quartet and romantic music

Italian Quarry

17.30 - 19.00
Program: El Misterio del Tango
Guests: Argentine tango star Martin Alvarado (vocal, Argentina) and Companeros Ensemble

Program description: tango Nuevo

Italian Quarry
25 AUG

20.00 - 21.45
Program: French Night in Italian Quarry
- Vasily Ladyuk, baritone, laureate of international competitions (the Bolshoi Theatre and the Kolobov Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow);
- Polina Shamaeva, mezzo-soprano, laureate of international competitions (the Kolobov Novaya Opera Theatre of Moscow and the Hungarian State Opera House);
- Sergey Nakaryakov, trumpet, laureate of international competitions (France)
- Symphony Orchestra conducted by Anatoly Rybalko, Karelian State Philharmonic.

Program description: masterpieces of opera music by French composers, opera transcribed for trumpet with orchestra

Italian Quarry
25 AUG
End of the festival

Additional program in the framework of the 6th All-Russian open exhibition of event tourism “Russian Open Event Expo”

August 24, 14.00 - 18.00

August 25, 12.00 - 18.00

Ruskeala Mountain Park territory

Interactive venues with presentation of the best tourist events from the Russian regions:

Svetloe Lake
Historical Reconstruction Sector
Exhibition venuе
Festival Sector
Sport Events Sector
Belaya Mountain
Folk Traditions Sector
Gastronomic Events Sector