Events

November'18

“Gogol. The night before the Christmas”. Tickets on sale!
23.11.2018
Moscow Chamber Choir start a sell of tickets “Gogol. The night before the Christmas”
185 years of Alexander Borodin
12.11.2018
Borodin – one of the members of "Mighty Handful" and composer of “Prince Igor”

October'18

"Soloists of Venice" will take a concert in a memory of Claudio Scimone
22.10.2018
The founder of ensemble "Soloists of Venice" died 6 september in  Padua.
R.I.P.: Montserrat Caballe
07.10.2018
The famous opera diva died in Barcelona at the age of 85
International Music Day
01.10.2018
It was established in 1973 on the initiative of the UNESCO International Music Council

September'18

Moscow Chamber Choir will take part in the recording of "Godunov"
26.09.2018
Artists will take part in the recording of music on Mosfilm in the film about "King Boris"
VLADIMIR MEDINSKY AWARDED EDUARD ARTEMYEV
24.09.2018
The author of "Nine Steps to Transformation" received the Order of Alexander Nevsky
Minin-choir performed at the opening of the Commemorative plaque to Georgy Sviridov.
20.09.2018
The formal opening of the сommemorative plaque to the composer Georgy Sviridov took place in Moscow on September 20. 
New season 2018/2019
13.09.2018
Moscow Chamber Choir started new concert season 2018/2019.
Joseph Kobzon died
12.09.2018
Joseph Kobzon died in Moscow at 80

June'18

Vladimir Minin on the Radio Liberty
07.06.2018
A huge interview Vladimir Minin in "Cult of personality" by Leonid Velehov on the "Radio Liberty"

May'18

Vladimir Minin on Nostalgia TV
14.05.2018
Chief of "Minin-choir" was a guest of "Born in USSR" in Nostalgia TV channel

March'18

Oleg Tabakov died
12.03.2018
 Oleg Tabakov died in Moscow at 82. Moscow Chamber choir share you Mozart’s requiem from Moscow conservatory. Tabakov visited this concert.

November'17

Minin and Choir
10.11.2017
On November 2 the first musical evening "FRIENDS BALL" was held at  the Cultural Center "MININ-CHOIR".

Continuation
Way home
03.11.2017
On November 2 the first musical evening "FRIENDS BALL" was held at  the Cultural Center "MININ-CHOIR".
Among the guests there were Choir’s friends and team-mates, musicians, officials, including the Head of the Moscow’s Department of Culture, whose joint efforts have finally made the move.

October'17

Moscow Chamber Choir's new house
17.10.2017
The long-awaited move of the choir, which celebrated its 45th anniversary in 2017, will be held at the end of October 2017. The premises of the mansion on Novaya Basmannaya were decided not only for rehearsals, but also as a Chamber Hall for concerts, musical evenings, exhibitions.
Moscow Chamber Choir opened its 46th concert season
13.10.2017
The "Petite Messe Solenelle" ("Little Solemn Mass") was performed at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall in Moscow. With this work of Gioacchino Rossini, Moscow Chamber Choir directed by Vladimir Minin opened its 46th concert season.

September'17

MININ's CHOIR at the Moscow Day-2017
01.09.2017
September 9 and 10 the capital will celebrate its 870th birthday. For Muscovites and visitors of the city was prepared a large-scale cultural and entertainment program with more than 400 events. Throughout the city there will be a lot of concerts, excursions, photo exhibitions, theatrical productions and much more.
Season 2017-2018
01.09.2017
Thank you for your attention and support - we will be very glad to see You on our concerts in the 2017-2018 concert season!

August'17

Thank You for the Music
13.08.2017
"After 45 years, Vladimir Minin's Moscow Chamber Choir is still going strong..."

July'17

See you next season!
28.07.2017
Dear friends! Moscow State Academic Chamber Choir has completed its creative activities in the concert season 2016-2017.

It's hard to believe that 45 years have passed since the first concert in the House of Scientists (April 23, 1972)... In our jubilee year we have something to remember and to be proud of - this period was filled with many various events.


June'17

Minin's Choir 45th Anniversary
20.06.2017
Anniversary concert in honor of the 45th anniversary of the Moscow State Academic Chamber Choir (Tchaikovsky Concert Hall, April 27, 2017).

March'17

Minin's Choir will perform concerts in honor of his 45th birthday
23.03.2017
In April 2017, a number of major collective's events are dedicated to Minin's Choir 45th Anniversary.
Moscow Chamber Choir released a new CD "Minin's Choir for children"
01.03.2017
The entire edition of a new Moscow Chamber Choir CD "Minin's Choir for children: Songs from cartoons and musical fairy tales" will be sent to the children's homes, hospitals, orphanages and boarding schools in Russia.

December'16

Minin's Choir and Oleg Butman's Jazz Band performed "Misa Criolla"
23.12.2016
Moscow State Chamber Choir made the unusual New Year concert in the framework of the "Russian winter" arts festival in the P. I. Tchaikovsky Concert Hall.
Moscow Chamber Choir will perform in Kostroma and Vologda
01.12.2016
In December Moscow State Chamber Choir is going to a two-day tour in which will give two concerts: in Kostroma and Vologda.Performances of the famous collective, which will celebrate its 45th anniversary in April 2017, will be held with the support of the Moscow Department of Culture.

October'16

Alla Dubiler: Minin always hear something new - even in Rachmaninoff's music
20.10.2016
Mariinsky.tv chief editor talks with the Moscow Chamber Choir's director.
Vladimir Minin was awarded as "Honored worker of musical art"
11.10.2016
October 11, in the framework of events dedicated to the 30th anniversary of the founding of the International Union of music workers (IUMW), there were anniversary members congress and a concert in the Great Hall of Moscow State Conservatory named after P. I. Tchaikovsky.
Minin's Choir goes to a mini-tour in honor of its 45th anniversary
04.10.2016
In october Moscow State Academic Chamber Choir goesto a two-day tour with concerts in St. Petersburg and Tallinn.

September'16

Minin's Choir will perform Rachmaninoff and Kancheli in Estonia
29.09.2016
On October 9 Moscow Chamber Choir will perform in Estonia in the framework of the 21st International Festival of Orthodox Sacred Music CREDO accompanied by the saxophone quartet "Quattro Quarti".
Dmitri Shostakovich's 100th Anniversary
20.09.2016
"None of the great masters were not so closely connected with the difficult fate of his country, he failed with such force and passion to express the glaring contradictions of his time, to evaluate its harsh moral court. It is in this ownership composer pain and troubles of his people and concluded the main the value of his contribution to the history of music of the century of world wars and the great social upheavals, which have not hitherto known to humanity (M. Tarakanov)".
Jubilee concert season 2016-2017 is started!
01.09.2016
Moscow State Academic Chamber Choir has began the jubilee concert season - in April the team will celebrate its 45th birthday, and therefore planned a number of major events.

August'16

Let us never forget the word "Together"!
29.08.2016
On September 2, 2016, Moscow State Chamber Choir will perform in the Childrens' music school named after K. N. Igumnov with a program devoted to the World day of solidarity in the fight against terrorism.

July'16

See you in the next concert season!
01.07.2016
Dear friends! Moscow State Academic Chamber Choir has completed its work in the framework of the concert season 2015-2016. Thank You for Your attention and support - we will be glad to meet You again in the concert season 2016-2017!

June'16

Moscow Chamber Choir presented a program "To remember ..."
22.06.2016
This year marks the 75th anniversary of the Great Patriotic War – in the early morning of June 1941, the life of our great prosperous country split into "before" and "after". In honor of this important date Moscow Chamber Choir performed its new program - "To remember ..." - in the Metropolitan Chamber of the Holy Trinity St. Sergius Lavra's Moscow monastery.
Vladimir Minin is the winner of Elena Obraztsova Foundation Award
03.06.2016
In June, 2, at the Ritz-Carlton Hall there was a grand ceremony of "Elena Obraztsova charity Foundation" awards. The artistic director of Moscow Chamber Choir, People's Artist of the USSR Vladimir Minin was awarded the prize "For the many years of service to the vocal art."
Minin's choir continued the good tradition of helping SPC "Solntsevo"
02.06.2016
In June, 1, the International Children's Day, Moscow State Academic Chamber Choir made a charity concert at the Scientific and Practical Center of medical care for children "Solntsevo".

May'16

Vladimir Minin is nominated to Elena Obraztsova Foundation Award
24.05.2016
June, 2, at the hall of the hotel Ritz-Carlton held a solemn ceremony of "Elena Obraztsova charity Foundation" awards.
Minin's Choir won the International Church Music Festival
23.05.2016
In mid-May 2016, the Moscow State Chamber Choir went to a concert mini-tour, during which addressed the Russian Embassy in Poland, gave a concert in the Evangelical Church and participated in XXXV International Festival of Church Music "Hajnówka 2016", where took first place among professional choirs.
 Moscow Chamber Choir will perform four concerts in Poland
16.05.2016
In the mid-May of 2016 Moscow Chamber Choir goes to a concert mini-tour.

April'16

Yuri Sherling: "We have to stop exodus into oblivion"
11.04.2016
16th and 17th April at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall and Philharmonic-2 will be the world premiere of the "Exodus Triada" oratorio. In anticipation of this event author of the work - composer, theater director, choreographer and ballet master Yuri Sherling answered questions from the Moscow Chamber Choir press service.
World premiere of the "Exodus Triada" oratorio
05.04.2016
16 and 17 April at the Tchaikovsky Concert Hall and Philharmonic-2 (Rachmaninoff Concert Hall) will be the world premiere of Yuri Sherling's "Exodus Triada" oratorio.

March'16

Premiere of "Minin and Gaft" documentary film
11.03.2016
March 10, at 00:30 on First channel there was a premiere of the documentary "Minin and Gaft" in which famous actor and legendary choral conductor, authors of literary and musical composition "Tell me – Is he devil or God?...", talks about their lives during wartime and postwar years, the difficulties and the joys of creative way, faith and art.
The new life of of D. Shostakovitch's "Ten Poems"
10.03.2016
On June, 13, 2015, Minin's Choir finished recording of D. D. Shostakovich's "Ten choral poems on the words of revolutionary poets". "These poems, perhaps, was my first experience in the field of music for unaccompanied choir, except for small choral scenes from film music. It was experience that I am going to continue in the future. I sincerely fascinated by work for choirs", - composer wrote. Master's widow Irina Antonovna Shostakovich, who was present on the recording session, tell us about her impressions.
Vladimir Minin and Valentin Gaft presented concert-mystery "Century-wolfhound that throws on my shoulders"
09.03.2016
Famous actor Valentin Gaft and legendary choral conductor Vladimir Minin respond to the subject, still remain open for the majority of compatriots, - who was Stalin for our country - a wise leader or executioner?

February'16

Famous conductor Saulius Sondeckis died at 87
03.02.2016
At February, 3, famous Lithuanian conductor, People's Artist of the USSR Saulius Sondeckis has passed away. For more than fifty years of creative activity he has given over three thousand concerts around the world. He worked with leading musicians and ensembles, opened new names, was a jury member at international competitions. Colleagues and the audience appreciated his high professionalism, refined musical taste and creative boldness, combined with respect for the best orchestral performing traditions.

January'16

Minin's Choir will be the special guest at the Russian Choir Championship's closing ceremony
22.01.2016
28 and 29 January 2016, at the Concert Hall of the hotel "Kosmos" (Prospect Mira, d. 150) there will be the final of Russian Choir Championship.

December'15

Vladimir Minin: "All Sviridov's music was woven out of his thoughts about the Russia"
16.12.2015
December, 16, marks the 100th anniversary of outstanding Soviet composer Georgy Sviridov. On the eve of a significant date, Moscow Chamber Choir's artistic director and chief conductor Vladimir Minin spoke about his perception of the master.

November'15

Vladimir Minin: "Let the music make guns silent"
24.11.2015
Over two evenings Moscow Chamber Choir,"Musica Viva" orchestra, Bolshoi Theatre's soloist Alina Yarovaya and - for the first time - artists of the Ukrainian National Opera, will perform the most important of Mozart's works - "Requiem". Concerts, which will take place on November 24 in the Concert Hall of the Tchaikovsky and 25 November in the Hall named after S. Rachmaninov (Philharmonic-2), dedicated to the memory of victims of the terrorist attack on board of the A321 airbus. In anticipation of the concerts founder and permanent artistic director of the Moscow State Academic Chamber Choir Vladimir Minin told about the meaning of this program.
"Requiem" may be used only for peaceful purposes
24.11.2015
On the eve of two concertos with Moscow Chamber Choir and "Musica Viva" orchestra, National Opera of Ukraine soloists and Bolshoi Theatre's artist Alina Yarovaya told about their attitude to the program.