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To viola player Bashmet it is executed 50!

To Bashmet an alto and viola players were not so are untwisted and popular. Bashmet to whom 50 years today are executed, has subdued the whole world. Its most frequent partners - Mstislav Rostropovich, Gidon Kremer, Valery Gergiev and other well-known musicians. Its tour schedule is painted for three years forward. At it the chamber ensemble Soloists of Moscow it conducts own telecast dream Station has founded fund, holds competition of viola players, organises the festival in Italy...

and still Bashmet - the big fan of night life of Moscow. Also is able as talently to have fun, as well as to play an alto. Here only one example. On a banquet devoted 10 - letiju creations Soloists of Moscow at three o`clock in the morning there is Oleg Menshikov, and they in four hands play the piano. Then Bashmet takes a violin, and Menshikov sits down a grand piano, and both franticly execute present the Czardas . When recently Bashmet have asked about approaching anniversary, he admitted: it seems To me that I still the boy!

today on the channel Culture it will be possible to see in a direct transmission Yury Bashmet`s anniversary concert in the Big hall of Conservatory in which many well-known musicians, by the way, will act, including - Maxim Vengerov who has specially arrived on one evening whom now name the first violin of the world.

with an anniversary, the maestro!