We’re happy to announce that LRK Trio will have an official showcase 24th April at the biggest annual European jazz fair Jazzahead! in Bremen! LRK Trio is the first band from Russia which will play at Jazzahead! We’re looking forward to it and already started all preparations!
On February 28th, LRK Trio (Lebedev-Revnyuk-Kravtsov) flew to the Polish capital Warsaw to take part in the large-scale concert on March 3 at the National Opera, where the premiere of the symphony “Hundred will take place.” The symphony written by Gzhech Piotrovsky for the World Orchestra, specifically for the 100th anniversary
On February 16th, the resident of MMA – singer ASET released a new song – “I’m sick of you”, co-authored with Ekaterina Kovskaya. The new single, written by the singer in the style of popular music, combines an unusual for the artist electronic musical arrangement with a sensual lyrical
On February 11th, the program Jazz-Zeit (Jazz Time) was released on the Unerhört Marburg radio in Marburg (Germany), the issue of which a broadcaster Constantin Sieg dedicated to Russian jazz. We are glad that the big part of broadcast was dedicated to the artists of Magnetophone Music: Jazz Dance Orchestra,
The 19th festival of Scottish music Celtic Connections / Showcase Scotland will be taking place in Glasgow from January the 31st to February the 4th, in the framework of which more than 300 concerts are annually held with the participation of more than 1000 artists. The aim of the
Geno Thackara in All About Jazz has included LRK Trio on Losen Records on his list of the 10 best releases in 2017. Read here.
3-6 December 2017, the oldest European Jazz Juniors Competition was held in Krakow for the 41st time. This year, for the first time the competition was extended to the festival and renamed as Hitch On Music Exchange , in addition to the contest, the program now includes a showcase
Last weekend in the Chapel of St. Petersburg the first and largest jazz event took place – Jazz Across Borders Forum & Festival. Dina Nurgaleeva, director of Magnetophone Music Agency, was invited as a program producer by Igor Butman and Roman Khristyuk. The team was set a big and
Magnetophone Music Agency is in charge of booking of foreign artists for the concert of City of Moscow Day celebration in the Sokolniki Park on September 9 and we again have something to surprise you with! At 6 pm, the performance of the band Indra Rios-Moore (Denmark) will take
The final chord of summer season on City of Jazz Festival was the concert of the unrivaled diva Eteri Beriashvili. Singer Eteri Beriashvili, probably the most unpredictable Russian singer – her musical interests go far beyond the variety and jazz direction. Having behind him a solid creative experience in jazz, she
On June 11th, the second season of the festival “City of Jazz” was opened in the Aptekarsky garden, which will be filled with solar flamenco rhythms! A series of concerts in the open air will begin with a bright and unique flamenco show from the project “Flamencura”! Magnificent music
2 and 21 of May Tigran Hamasyan will perform in St. Petersburg and Moscow to support new released album «An Ancient Observer». Tigran says, “An Ancient Observer is presenting the observation of the world we live in now and the weight of our history we carry on our shoulders
Magnetophone Music Agency is co-exhibitor of joint stand 6B27 – Russian Jazz World. Russian Jazz World is a non-government public initiative with goal to represent on the international level the jazz scene in Russia, and the Russian jazz artists living in Russia as well as in other countries, as
30 March 1/2 Orchestra released single “Traffic” and video with the conсert at Moscow legendary “16 tons” club.
The singer and composer ASET – Aset Samrailova – is widely known from her participation in popular shows such as Russian’s “The Voice” and “Main Stage.” Now she has surprised her fans even more with a photo project, capturing ASET in the guise of multiple entertainment and artistic celebrities. They include
On March 29, at the Moscow International House of Music, Alina Rostotskaya and Jazzmobile performed the oldest Russian jazz festival “Jazz Triumph” directed by Igor Butman. Boris Barabanov, an authoritative music critic, observer for the Kommersant Publishing House, called Alina “the most effective Russian participant in the festival.” Read full
Polish contemporary saxophonist Grzech Piotrowski to perform in Russia with a goal to establish new creative contacts with local musicians: an interview with Dina Nurgaleeva for Jazz.Ru Magazine. Read full article.
The 3rd CISM World Winter Games were held of Sochi (RUS) on February 22-28, 2017. Jazz Dance Orchestra performed at the opening ceremony.
November 26 at the Museum of Russian Impressionism, together with the Magnetophone Music Agency, a chamber concert of LRK Trio, Nani Eva and Alina Rostotskaya, and a tour of the “Elysias” project by painter Valery Koshlyakov.
Baku International Jazz Festival every year held a competition about young jazz talents. 1st prize in vocal nomination was taken by Alina Rostotskaya (Russia). Read the article about the festival and its program.
Jazz Dance Orchestra spent ther autumn’16 touring around Russia: Nizhni Novgorod, Kazan, Tolyatti, Norilsk, Vladivostok. The band had successful concerts and festivals. Read the article about one of the gig here.
New season Saltykov-Shchedrin-Show on NTV Channel started with Russian famous singer Alexey Kortnev, stand up comedians Mikhail Zadornov and Dmitriy Kolchin. Jazz Dance Orchestra is in charge of music in the show. Check out the series here.
10th and 11th of September Moscow celebrated its 869 year with jazz festival in Sokolniki Park. Alejandra Ribera (CA) was invited as a headliner of the festival. The festival line-up included also Aleutian Polyakova & Solar Wind (RU), Real Jam (RU), 1/2 Orchestra (RU), Authentic Light Orchestra (CHE). Booking and logistics was
Magnetophone Music Agency is a professional participant of NAMM MusikMesse Russia exhibition in Moscow, including panel discussions and public interview.
Skornyakovo-Arkhangelskoe mansion created new traditions: in the second weekend of summer one of the most beautiful places in Lipetsk Region held Jazz Festival. This year Jazz Dance Orchestra was choosen as headliner of the festival.
4th of June Alina Rostotskaya & JAZZMOBILE shared a stage with Richard Galliano and Hakon Kornstad Tenor Battle on “Aristokrat” zone at Usadba Jazz Festival in Moscow.
4th of June 1/2 Orchestra played energetic set on VOLGAFEST in Samara.
In 2016 Russia was represented by the booth “Russian Jazz Scene” at Jazzahead! exhibition/trade fair , which gathered magazine “Jazz.ru”, festival “Jazz May”, jazz club “Esse”, label “Art Beat”, artists: Anna Buturlina, Anatoliy Osipov, The Second Approach Trio, Jazz Dance Orchestra and Magnetophone Music Agency. Read more about the work
3th of April 2016, Alina Rostotskaya and Jazzmobile presented in Moscow their debut album “Flow”, which was released on Butman Music label: seven pieces in different styles and moods, from Russian and Sephardic folk tunes, to Alina’s original songs in Russian, and pieces with instrumental singing. Album is available
1/2 Orchestra celebrated their 5th anniversary by big gig in VOLTA Club and presented their third EP “Mode”. The sound of the new EP is electronic mixed with brass section. The gig was aired on www.afisha.ru/live
ASET was selected as an artist in semi-final of X-factor Russian show.
10th of March, 2016, Jazz Dance Orchestra presented their new album “Jazz Roundelay” by a performance in the State Kremlin Palace. The album included famous Russian folk songs in original jazz versions. Album is available on ITunes Google Play