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Moscow Conservatory held a concert directed by Igor Dronov


On December 5, “Polish Avant-Garde” concert was held at the Moscow State Conservatory named after P. I. Tchaikovsky, dedicated to Polish music of the second half of the 20th century. Polish musician Lukas Dlugosz (flute) and the New Music Studio soloist ensemble directed by Igor Dronov, Conductor, Honored Artist of Russia, Member of the Council…


Intellectual Property Judges Forum held in Geneva


On November 13 – 15, 2019, the Second Intellectual Property (IP) Judges Forum was held at the Headquarters of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) in Geneva. The event aims to promote inter-ethnic dialogue among judicial bodies, provide judges from all over the world a platform to exchange experience on current issues in intellectual property…


Sergey Roldugin performed in St. Petersburg


A concert of world-famous musicians took place at St. Petersburg House of Music – Sergey Roldugin, the famous Russian cellist, member of the Council of Russian Organization for Intellectual Property (VOIS), and Vincent Lucas, Parisian flutist. The program of the event included works by Bach, Saint-Saens, Weber, and many other prominent composers. Vincent Lucas’s biography…


The National Guard Ensemble directed by Victor Eliseev performed in China


The Academic Song and Dance Ensemble of the National Guard of the Russian Federation, directed by Viktor Eliseev, Vice President of the Council of Russian Organization for Intellectual Property (VOIS), performed in Beijing with “Evening in Heihe” concert dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Russia and the People’s Republic…


“Melodiya” company presented the disc of the piano duet of Lyudmila Berlinskaya and Arthur Ansel


The record company “Melodiya” presented the disc “B like Britain” of the piano duet of the Russian pianist, member of the Supervisory Board of VOIS Ludmila Berlinskaya and French musician Arthur Ansel, dedicated to English music of the 20th century. This is the third disc from the series “Two Pianos Originals Project” (“Original Works for…


Russian Union of Composers will hold educational courses for authors in six cities

Russian Union of Composers will hold educational courses entitled “Composer Readings” for young authors in six cities – Moscow, Novosibirsk, St. Petersburg, Krasnoyarsk, Rostov-on-Don and Nizhny Novgorod. “Composer Readings” won the competition of long-term projects of the Fund of Presidential Grants. The project also includes a series of concerts with the participation of the Moscow…


Eduard Artemiev, Honorary President of the VOIS Council: “In my life, chance is the main thing”


The legendary composer, Honorary President of the Council of the Russian Organization for Intellectual Property (VOIS) Eduard Artemyev visited the Kuzbass State Philharmonic in connection with the performance of his symphonic suite “Altai Tale. Flight Over Time.” The Honorary Artist of the Russian Federation spoke with reporters about music, inspiration and his future plans. In…


Lyudmila Berlinskaya, Member of the VOIS Supervisory Board: “Arranging festivals has become a kind of mania for me”


A pianist and actress, the Honored Artist of the Russian Federation, a Member of the Supervisory Board of the Russian Organization for Intellectual Property (VOIS) talked to the editor of the ‘Musical Life’ magazine about La Clé des Portes Festival, her work, shared her thoughts on the implementation of musical projects in Russia and much…


WIPO launches global anti-piracy database


The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), which is part of the United Nations Organization, has launched a new database called Building Respect for Intellectual Property (BRIP). With its help, the UN member states will be able to quickly exchange information about “problem sites”. According to the authors of the project, the database is a secure…