SAT, 19 january, 20:30
Jazz club “Soyuz Kompozitorov" - Moscow's Jazz Mecca!
Jazz club “Soyuz Kompozitorov" is widely known among musical circles in Moscow. Jazz club “Soyuz Kompozitorov" does not have competitors these days, every evening it has live music concerts of different styles - jazz standards, contemporary jazz, fusion, jazz rock, latina, blues, funk, ethno music, tango. In 2007 the club "Union of Composers" has established the highest level of musical life quality, creating and strengthening its own traditions just within 2 years. In particular, tradition to surprise the Moscow public with concerts of jazz stars which never visited Russia before the opening of the club. Recognized and respected all over the world outstanding musicians such as - saxophonist Joshua Redman, the contrabass player Buster Williams, drummer Al Foster, saxophonist Scott Hamilton, a bass guitarist Victor Bailey, drummer Lenny White, trombone player Roswell Rudd - performed at “Union of Composers”. For example, the V Jazz Festival (spring 2008) gave a unique chance to see and hear the legendary vocalist, a star of the American jazz and a blues – Diane Schuur and amazing quartet of saxophonist Ernie Watts. Jazz fans can listen also the Russian artists: Igor Butman, George Garanyan, A`cappella ExpreSSS, Sergey Manukyan etc.
Sometimes in the evenings the jazz club “Soyuz Kompozitorov" transforms into a latino music dancing club and it turns to be a great venue for dance festivals and parties with sizzling tunes of meregue, salsa and rhumba performed by Viva Cuba. The Spanish dance (flamenco, tango) concerts also take place at the club. Chamber theatre stages plays on scene of jazz club “Soyuz Kompozitorov" on Mondays. On Tuesdays well-known saxophonist Oleg Kireyev performs, and afterwards he invites talented and young musicians to improvise during Jam Sessions. Traditionally, Alexey Kozlov (sax) and his band "Arsenal" (jazz rock, fusion) are performing on Saturdays.Blues music is presented at the jazz club “Soyuz Kompozitorov" by concerts and festivals where favourite musicians participate: Levan Lomidze, Peter Podgorodetsky, Vadim Ivaschenko, Michael Sokolov of "Petrovich", Alexey Agranovski, etc.
Among visitors of club: fans of jazz music, intellectuals and creative intelligency, and also businessmen, politicians, diplomats, the expats which are not ignorant to the world of art.
Charismatic jazz club “Soyuz Kompozitorov" possesses atmosphere of coziness, emphasized by stylish and elegant red and black interior design, gives you a feeling of classic New York jazz spot and also can offer really fine cuisine. Exclusive execution gives the menu absolutely new, unexpected, sweet sounding. Culinary "libretto" will tell the curious facts about each dish. Restaurant’s dishes were created together with experts for balanced diet. Without a doubt cuisine experts will appreciate ripe, fresh salads and juices, delicious desserts and excellent French and Spanish wines.
Every single guest will find a shelter from fickle Moscow weather at the jazz club “Soyuz Kompozitorov" and will be taken away by jazz music on tremendous trips of exuberant imagination!