New Melody everyday of the Year

New Melody everyday of the Year

Friday, 24 March 2017

"New Melody Everyday of the Year" (083).
Prière à Notre-Dame / Suite Gothique (L. Boëllmann), accordion duet
Among the concert venues, where accordion duet Svetlana Stavitskaya and Vladimir Ushakov performs, many churches and cathedrals. The repertoire traditionally selected according the place of performance. "Prière à Notre-Dame" (III part) from the "Suite Gothique" by L. Boëllmann performed by the Accordion Duo in the Church of the city Vester Hæsinge (Denmark, 2009).

Thursday, 23 March 2017

"New Melody Everyday of the Year" (082).
Night City (N. Chaikin). Trio "Accodemia"
In their creative work accordionists Svetlana Stavitskaya and Vladimir Ushakov are trying to cover different areas of music – from chamber to pop. One of the most important tasks they consider mandatory referral to the work of colleagues and teachers of the older generations. At the concert devoted to the works of the famous composer and teacher Nikolai Chaikin, instrumental trio "Accodemia" performed rarely heard the work of the author, Foxtrot "Night City".

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

"New Melody Everyday of the Year" (081).
Spanish Suite - A. Beloshitsky. Svetlana Stavitskaya, accordion (Latvia)
We present to your attention a soloist of St. Petersburg Musette Ensemble, participant of such musical projects as the instrumental trio "Milonga", the Baltic international accordion quintet "Excelsior", an instrumental Duo with Vladimir Ushakov, the musical project "Musette Squared" – winner of the international competitions Svetlana Stavitskaya. Our archive contains a video, the solo performance of Svetlana in 1997, where she performs "Spanish Suite" by composer A. Beloshitsky.

Tuesday, 21 March 2017

"New Melody Everyday of the Year" (080).
Suomi Tango (C. Thykier). Svetlana Stavitskaya and Vladimir Ushakov
In 2009, the Accordion Duet Svetlana Stavitskaya and Vladimir Ushakov has toured in Denmark, where they met the Danish composer, critic and historian Claus Thykier. In the program of one of the concerts in Helsingør, hometown of the composer, the duet of accordionists performed "Suomi Tango", written by Claus Thykier.

Monday, 20 March 2017

"New Melody Everyday of the Year" (079).
Ninos Muzika - F. Latenas. "Milonga" Instrumental Trio (Daugavpils, Latvia)
The piece written by the contemporary Lithuanian composer Faustas Latenas "Ninos Muzika" performed by the instrumental trio "Milonga" (Latvia): Svetlana Stavitskaya (accordion), Elena Skurjate (violin), Aliona Vindedze (piano), Daugavpils, 1999.

Sunday, 19 March 2017

"New Melody Everyday of the Year" (078).
Григораш Динику - "Жаворонок"
Famous composition "The Lark" composed by Romanian Gypsy virtuoso musician and composer Grigorash Dinicu has been performed enormous number of times over time since the creation, and many musicians have performed it in various arrangements and instrumental combinations.
Here is how it sounds performed by a solo English concertina, accompanied by a trio of accordions. The legend of St. Petersburg stage, Valentin Osipov and the accordion trio "Accodemia", Svetlana Stavitskaya, Vladimir Ushakov and Sergei Likhachov. Fragment of the concert.

Saturday, 18 March 2017

"New Melody Everyday of the Year" (077).
"Carnival Night" Potpourri (A. Lepin), Shafayat Gadzhiev and Vladimir Ushakov
The film "Сarnival night" (1956) directed by E. Ryazanov has become incredibly popular, thanks to different elements, including music composed by A. Lepin. Over the past decades, music and songs from the movie has been performed many times by different performers. Duet of accordion players Shafayat Gadzhiev and Vladimir Ushakov performs own version of the Medley on themes from the music to the film "Carnival night" (A. Lepin).