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Events, December 27, 2001 - January 5, 2002

Third International Winter Festival "Arts Square"

Festival program includes:

December, 27

- Opening of the festival in Great Hall of the Philharmonia: St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Maestro Yuri Temirkanov, Gidon Kremer - violin (Schumann, Brahms)

- Opening reception at the Grand Hotel Europe

December, 28

- 90th anniversary of the Stray Dog Cafe. Celebration, including poetry reading, music and reception

- Terem Quartet, 15th anniversary concert in Great Hall of the Philharmonia (arrangements of Russian and Western classics)

December, 29

- St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra, Maestro Nikolai Alekseev; Segrey Leiferkus (baritone) Tatiana Pavlovskaya (soprano) and Vitaly Tarashenko (tenor) in Great Hall of the Philharmonia

December, 30

- St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Maestro Yuri Temirkanov; Leif Ove Andsnes (piano) in Great Hall of the Philharmonia (Rachmaninoff, Elgar)

December, 31

- Maestro Temirkanov's New Year's Eve Ball at the Yusupov Palace.

January, 2

- Leif Ove Andsnes. Piano recital in Small Hall of the Philharmonia

- Anastasia Volochkova and other stars of the ballet in Great Hall of the Philharmonia

January, 3

- Grand opening celebration of the spectacular White Hall of the Russian Museum's Marble Palace. Restored to its original brilliance, the historic White Hall will reopen for the festival with an intimate chamber concert and a reception in the gracious Garden Pavilion.

January, 4

- St.Petersburg Symphony Orchestra, Maestro Gianandrea Noseda, Julia Fischer (violin) in Great Hall of the Philharmonia

January, 5

- St.Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Maestro Gennady Rozhdestvensky in Great Hall of the Philharmonia

- Closing reception in the Grand Foyer of Philharmonia



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