IGOR BUTMAN AND THE LEGENDARY VOCALIAN FANTINE SPEAK TO SKOLKOVO automatic translate
On August 25, Skolkovo Jazz Science Festival will be held for the third time at the Skolkovo Innovation Center. Permanent Headliner - The Moscow Jazz Orchestra conducted by Igor Butman this time will present a joint program with the legendary American vocalist Fantine.
This year the festival organizers will continue to introduce the audience to the variety of jazz forms, styles and trends. In two scenes Skolkovo Jazz Science 2018, along with recognized masters of academic jazz, there will also be performances by young, promising performers. Such as the owner of the title "Young hope of jazz", the participant of the project "Voice" Tina Kuznetsova.
Besides rich jazz guests of Skolkovo also have a substantial scientific program, within the framework of which it will be possible to get acquainted with new works of recognized scientific and creative associations and young, promising science-artists. In cooperation with the science festival "WOW! HOW?" Interactive areas and objects will be created on the site in the subject of Art & Science, special laboratories will be opened for children, and the lecturers will talk about the present and future of various fields of knowledge at the intersection of science, culture, media and technology.
The main and experimental scenes of the festival will continue to be debated by recognized figures of science and art, and in the immediate vicinity will unfold Book Fair, specializing in literature of musical themes, and Vinyl Market, where visitors can buy or exchange rare records.
The food court will be open all day on the site, where guests can get acquainted with the best Moscow street food projects. This year their number will increase significantly.
Elena Zelentsova, vice-president, director for the development of the urban environment of the Skolkovo Foundation: "Skolkovo Jazz Science took its place on the cultural map of the country. This does not mean that we have calmed down, it means that the festival is developing. This year we came up with a lot of new things: from creating unusual Art & Science objects to a new food court. And, of course, the music program will please the most dedicated connoisseurs of jazz. "
Buy tickets for the minimum price of 1200 rubles. you can already now on the official website of the festival www.skjazz.ru
Skolkovo Jazz Science is an annual music festival with a scientific program on the territory of Skolkovo Innovation Center. The territory of improvisation, the space of scientific and musical discoveries. The festival, uniting music and science, was launched in 2016 and was immediately recognized as the best jazz event of the year. In 2017, the key event of open-air was the performance of special guests: the British musician Azekel, who recorded compositions with the legendary Massive Attack and Gorillaz, and the five-time nominee for the Grammy prize of pianist Christian Sands (USA) with his trio.
The scientific program was represented by the site of the Museum of Entertaining Sciences "Experimentarium", the telescopes of the Moscow Planetarium, giant puzzles and drawings made with the help of bacteria from the Atlas company. Official site: www.skjazz.ru
Festival organizer The Skolkovo Foundation is a non-profit organization created on the initiative of the Russian president in September 2010. The purpose of the Foundation is to create an ecosystem favorable for the development of entrepreneurship and research in the fields of: energy efficiency and energy saving, nuclear, space, biomedical, strategic computer technologies and software. The Fund is entrusted with the management functions of the Skolkovo Innovation Center, whose activities are regulated by a special law that provides special economic conditions to start-ups that have undergone a special external technological expertise (currently there are more than 1800). The total revenue of the participating companies of Skolkovo over the period 2011-2016. exceeded 147 billion rubles. They created more than 27 thousand jobs, patented more than 1200 developments and technological solutions. An important part of the Skolkovo ecosystem is the research university Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (SkTech), which was created and operated with the support of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. By 2020, more than 2 million square meters of production, office and residential premises will be built in Skolkovo, at least 35,000 people will work in the Innovation Center. Website: www.sk.ru