On the deck of the ship “Alexander Herzen” plays a chamber orchestra of Lithuania (the First international festival of arts named after A. D. Sakharov).

On the deck of the ship "Alexander Herzen"

Yury Bashmet, O. Kogan, N. Gutman and S. Richter with the students ‘ orchestra of the Moscow state Conservatory (1978). The organizer of the concert in the city of Nizhny Novgorod – Olga Tomina (fourth from the right).

Yury Bashmet, O. Kogan, N. Gutman and S. Richter with the students ' orchestra of the Moscow state Conservatory (1978). The organizer of the concert in the city of Nizhny Novgorod - Olga Tomina (fourth from the right).

Vladimir Spivakov and the chamber orchestra “virtuosos of Moscow”.

Vladimir Spivakov and the chamber orchestra "virtuosos of Moscow".

Sergey Krylov.

Krylov

Yuri Bashmet and the chamber orchestra “Soloists of Moscow”.

Soloists of Moscow

Denis Matsuev.

Matsuev

Symphony orchestra of Nizhny Novgorod Philharmonic society behalf of M. Rostropovich under Alexander Skulsky.

Symphony orchestra of Nizhny Novgorod Philharmonic society behalf of M. Rostropovich under Alexander Skulsky.

М. Rostropovich and Y. Sidorov, Russian Minister of Culture at the reception at “The Russian Club”

Beim Empfang im "Russischen Klub" M. Rostropowitsch und E. Sidorow, Russlands Kulturminister

Today Vladimir Ashkenasy is the principal conductor of the London Royal Symphony Orchestra

Wladimir Aschkenasi ist heute der Hauptdirigeni des Londoner Royal Sinfonieorchesters

Conductor and composer: David Ashkenasy and his son Vladimir in their Moscow apartment, the 60-ies

Ein Dirigent und ein Komponist: David Aschkenasi und sein Sohn Wladimir in ihrer Moskauer Wohnung, 60-er Jahre

On the Volga river – Viktor Pikaizen, Alexander Kasianov, Emin Khachaturian and Odissei Dimitriady

Treffen auf der Wolga - Viktor Pikajsen, Alexander Kassjanow, Emin Chatschaturjan und Odissej Dimitriadi

Solfeggio

Solfeggio

Professor Sveshnikov at the festival in honour of Dmitry Shostakovich

Professor Sweschnikow auf dem Festival zu Ehren von Dmitrij Schostakowitsch

Gosha Levit, infant-prodigy

Goscha Lewit, ein Wunderkind

At a concert

Im Konzert

During the rehersal. Peoples’ artist of Russia Lev Sivukhin conducting the Nizhny Novgorod boys’ choir

Die Probe. Dirigiert Lew Siwuchin, Leiter des Knabenchors von Nischni Nowgorod, Volkskunstler Russlands

Mark Bernes. Lokomotiv Stadium, 1959

Mark Bernes. Stadion Lokomotive, 1959

A new melody is being born. Alexander Kassianov, composer from Nizhny Novgorod

Eine Melodie wird komponiert. Alexander Kassjanow, Komponist aus Nischni Nowgorod

Composer Dmitry Pokrass at the first Festival of the Soviet Popular Songs in Nizhny Novgorod Philarmonics

Komponist Dmitrij Pokrass auf dem ersten Festival der sowjetischen Unterhaltungskunst in der Philharmonie von Nischni Nowgorod

Aram Khachaturian with students and composer Arkady Nesterov, director of the Nizhny Novgorod Conservatoire

Aram Chatschaturjan mit Studenten des Konservatoriums von Nischni Nowgorod. Links im Bild - Komponist Arkadij Nesterow, Rektor des Konservatoriums

A prominent conductor Natan Rakhlin

Der hervorragendc Dirigent Natan Rachlin

Kirill Kondrashin in Nizhny Novgorod Philarmonics

Kirill Kondraschin in der Philharmonie von Nischni Nowgorod

Israil Gusman and Yevgeny Svetlanov, conductors, 1964

Die Dirigenten Israil Gussman und Jewgenij Swetlanow, 1964

М. Rostropovich and B.Nemtsov, Nizhny Novgorod governor, at the reception party in honour of the Festival

M. Rostropowitsch und Boris Nemzow, Gouverneur von Nischni Nowgorod, wahrend des Banketts zu Ehren der Festivalgaste

Rostropovich, a Modern Music Festival

Modern Music Festival

Kirill Kondrashin on the conductor’s stand and Mstislav Rostropovich playing his cello at the Modern Music Festival

Kirill Kondraschin dirigiert auf dem Festival der moderaen Musik. Solo von Mstislaw Rostropowitsch.

Before the concert. М. Rostropovich and D. Shostakovich

Von dem Konzert. M. Rostropowitsch und D. Schostakowitsch

Dmitry Shostakovich and Mstislav Rostropovich visit Sormovo ship-building works

Dmitrij Schostakowitsch und Mstislaw Rostropowitsch zu Besuch in der Werft Sormovo

A school concert

Wahrend des Konzertes in der Aula

Dmitry Shostakovich visits school No. 177 in Nizhny Novgorod

Dmitrij Schostakowitsch zu Gast in der Schule Nr. 177 von Nischni Nowgorod

The Quartet of the Bolshoi. Solo by Dmitry Shostakovich

Das Quartett des Bolschoi Theaters. Solo von Dmitrij Schostakowitsch

Shostakovich with his wife, 1964

Dmitrij Schostakowitsch mit seiner Gattin

P. Tchaikovsky

Tchaikovsky

Chapaev in the Urals

Chapayev geroy walked across Ural It was torn by a falcon with shelves on fight Forward you are companions, don’t dare to recede – Chapayevtsa safely got used to die Bayonets flashed, all of us burst “hurrah” And, having thrown entrenchments, ran the cadet. Chapayev geroy walked across Ural It was torn by a falcon…

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A.E.Varlamov. Unknown artist. 1830th years.

A.E.Varlamov. Unknown artist. 1830th years.

A.A.Alyabyev. Artist P. Andreev. 1844.

Artist P. Andreev. 1844.

M.Yu.Viyelgorskogo’s musical salon. 1830th years

1830th years

M.I.Glinka. Artist I.Repin. 1887.

Artist I.Repin. 1887.

P.I. Tchaikovsky`s opera «Iolanta» staged by the Peopl`s theatre at S.M. Kirov Palace of Culture is a success with the public.

P.I. Tchaikovsky`s opera «Iolanta»

Symphony concert at the Grand Hall of Moscow Conservatoire

Grand Hall of Moscow Conservatoire

P. Tchaikovsky. Firt Symphony, in G Minor, Entitled “Winter dreams” (Op. 13)

The First Symphony, begun in March of 1866, was done anew by the composers twice. In this new (already third!) editing “Winter Dreams” was soon presented to the Moscow audience. Its premiere was given by the Russian Musical Society on February 3, 1868, under the baton of N. Rubinstein. “…The performance signified Tchaikovsky’s first outstanding…

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Mamed Mamedovich Orudzhev, clarinettist.

Mamed Mamedovich Orudzhev, clarinettist. Teacher of clarinet (since 1966, since 1980 – professor).

Mamed Mamedovich Orudzhev

Victor Vladimirovich Petrov, clarinettist.

Victor Vladimirovich Petrov, clarinettist. Teacher of clarinet (since 1951, since 1971 – professor).

Victor Vladimirovich Petrov

Alexander Vassilyevich Korneyev, fluttist.

Alexander Vassilyevich Korneyev, fluttist. Teacher of flute (since 1964, since 1982 – professor).

Alexander Vassilyevich Korneyev

Yuri Nickolayevich Dolzhikov, flutist.

Yuri Nickolayevich Dolzhikov, flutist. Teacher of flute (since 1964, since 1985 – professor). With his pupils.

Yuri Nickolayevich Dolzhikov

Mamed Mirzoyevich Zeinaliv, trombonist.

Mamed Mirzoyevich Zeinaliv, trombonist. Teacher of trombone (since 1963, since 1984 – professor).

Mamed Mirzoyevich Zeinaliv

Yuri Alexeevich Usov, trumpeter.

Yuri Alexeevich Uson, trumpeter. Teacher of trumpet (since 1960, since 1981 – professor). With his pupils.

Yuri Alexeevich Uson

Mstislav Anatolyevich Smirnov, pianist.

Mstislav Anatolyevich Smirnov, pianist. Teacher of Chair of Concertmstery (since 1951, since 1974 – professor), dean of Piano Department (1969-1972), prorector for scientific work (1972-1987), head of Chair of Concartmastery (since 1964). Merited Art Worker of the RSFSR.

Mstislav Anatolyevich Smirnov

Yevgeny Mikhailovich Shenderovich, pianist.

Yevgeny Mikhailovich Shenderovich, pianist. Teacher of Chair of Concertmaster (since 1976, since 1986 – professor). People`s Artist of the RSFSR.

Yevgeny Mikhailovich Shenderovich

Vladimir Yuryevich Grigoryev, violinist.

Vladimir Yuryevich Grigoryev, violinist. Teacher of Chair of Theory and History of Interpretative Art (since 1958, since 1986 – professor). Head of Chair of Theory and History of Interpretative Art.

Vladimir Yuryevich Grigoryev

Kirill Lvovich Vinogradov (1913-1990).

Kirill Lvovich Vinogradov (1913-1990), pianist. Teacher of Chair of Concertmastery (since 1965, since 1985 – professor).

Kirill Lvovich Vinogradov (1913-1990), pianist

Sculpture of S.V. Rachmaninov.

Sculpture of S.V. Rachmaninov, which is on the landing into the Rachmaninov-Hall of the Conservatoire.

Rachmaninov-Hall of the Conservatoire

At the concert.

At the concert in the Small Hall of the Conservatoire.

Small Hall of the Conservatoire