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Music lesson in the museum

On March 17, 2013 the «School of the future» festival held in the museum-gallery during the school year of 2012 — 2013, opened its doors to the young musicians and teachers of Zaporozhye musical schools Nos. 5 and 6 and Zaporozhye art school No. 1.
Children and their parents learnt a lot of interesting things. The lesson was devoted to creative activity of Sergey Vasilyevich Rachmaninov:
1. History of S.V. Rachmaninov’s activities as a composer and a pianist to commemorate the 140th anniversary of his birthday (01.04.1873 — 1.04.2013). Composer’s contribution to the world classical music. S. V. Rachmaninov as a pianist left the master records of world music for many generations to study.
2. Research papers of Doctor Jochen Haeusler. «Rachmaninov in the letters of Robert Sterl» (Russian Scientific Journal 2(3) 2008).
3. The students and the teachers played the compositions by S. Rachmaninov, J. Bach, D. Shostakovich, Е. Grieg, W. Meyer, V. Ptushkin, F. Wohlfahrt, P. Zilcher, G. Byelov, S. Navin; thus giving the listeners an opportunity to enjoy live instrumental music, the content of which presents generalization of reality phenomena in the form of abstract musical images. Fascination with the music of classical composers, the beauty of the ancient vault, acquaintance with a fine art and artists of the older generation gave inspiration to the young musicians to draw the pictures for the «School of the future» project.