The Grand opening of the 62nd International Music festival of arts «In the homeland of Peter Tchaikovsky» will be held on April 13 in Votkinsk. According to the Director of the Udmurt Philharmonic Alexey Fomin, «day with Tchaikovsky» will be held on May 11, which is usually held together with the closing of the festival on May 7.
Every year we try to bring something new to the festival. <…> 3 major concerts with guest artists are waiting for the residents of Udmurtia. And traditionally we will close the festival on May 7
Note that the festival was divided into three blocks. The first block is educational where more than 700 children from music schools, children's art schools and secondary special educational institutions from republic take part.
The second block consists from traditional concerts which will be held at the ground of Izhevsk and Votkinsk. Opera singers, dance theatre «Eccentric ballet», horn player will perform as a part of the festival. Besides, arrival of the theater and film actor Arthur Smolyaninov is planned.
The free lecture «5++++» will be held as a part of the block «How to listen to classical music» with Yaroslav Timofeev – music critic, lecturer and musicologist. The lecture will be devoted to the work of composer Sergei Rachmaninoff.