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Igor Butman’s online forum-fest gathered over 10,000 visitors


The International Forum-Fest Jazz Across Borders (JAB) – one of the world’s largest business conferences dedicated to the jazz industry – gathered more than 10,000 people from 70 countries. As reminds, the event took place on November 13 and 14, 2020. The program of the forum-fest consisted of five parts: JAB Conference (discussion sessions, […]


The head of the IPEX project spoke about the impact of digitalization on creative activity


Valeria Brusnikina, IPChain Association IT Portfolio Manager and IPEX Project Manager, spoke about new trends in the B2B music market and problems in the field of intellectual property rights. According to Valeria, many authors do not fully understand that intellectual property is an intangible asset, which is as important as other assets. This applies not […]


Yuri Kostin, Vice President of the Russian Academy of Radio, spoke about the new challenges of the radio industry


The pandemic has hit many areas, including the media. The lockdown affected the work of many media outlets, but at the same time opened up new prospects, for example, for radio. Yuri Kostin, General Director of GPM Radio and Vice President of the Russian Academy of Radio, spoke about how the level of radio listening […]


Igor Butman performed in Tula in honor of Dave Brubeck’s anniversary


In the framework of the International Festival of Brass Art “Brass Days” in honor of the 100th anniversary of the American composer Dave Brubeck, Igor Butman performed with his quintet and the Tula Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra conducted by Vladislav Lavrik. The anniversary of the patriarch of cool jazz Dave Brubeck in 2020 is widely celebrated […]


IPCHAIN: creative products will be able to move freely among various industries


Andrey Krichevsky, President of the IPChain Association, spoke at “Global Digital Content Market” international conference hosted by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO). Authors’ perspectives in the independent management of rights and their receipt of royalties for the use of works, as well as the possibility of interaction of various digital information databases on rights […]


Russian Authors’ Society will ensure protection of intellectual rights at the Russian Student Spring event


Russian Authors’ Society and Russian Youth Union have entered into an agreement providing for the protection of intellectual rights during the Russian Student Spring event. “The document is aimed at ensuring the protection of the results of intellectual activity and means of individualization in the implementation of the program for the support and development of […]


Music Festival “The Far Eastern Spring” will be held in Vladivostok


From September 6 to November 21, artists and musicians from Russia, the USA and Serbia will perform twelve concerts on the stage of the Primorsky Philharmonic within the framework of the 29th Festival “The Far Eastern Spring”. “Moscow Virtuosi” State Chamber Orchestra; Ekaterina Mechetina, Honored Artist of the Russian Federation; Dusan Vilich, an amazing distinctive […]


Composer Alexey Rybnikov – about creativity during the period of self-isolation


The profession of a composer requires solitude and self-isolation, said the Vice-President of the Authors’ Council of Russian Authors’ Society Alexey Rybnikov in an interview with the Musical Life journal. During the conversation, the Honored Artist of the Russian Federation shared his thoughts about creativity and his projects. “I spent my whole life in self-isolation. […]


Igor Butman will take part in the “Russian Seasons”


Igor Butman, President of the Authors’ Council of Russian Authors’ Society, will perform at the “Russian Seasons” International Cultural Festival. The project is organized for the audience of France, Belgium and Luxembourg, the press service of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation reported. The program will also include Valery Gergiev, Anna Netrebko, Svetlanov […]