Thursday, 31 October 2019 06:00

Dmitri and Nelia to perform in Sri Lanka

Two world renowned music artists, Dmitri Miachin and Nelia Gafiiatullina will be arriving in Sri Lanka to give the Sri Lankans some evenings filled with splendour and entertainment. It is a great pleasure to have these two world famous artists to perform in Sri Lanka.

Dmitri Miachin who is one of the greatest pianist is a Graduate of the piano faculty of the N A Rimsky-Korsakov Saint Petersburg State Conservatory. He is a member of the Interregional Union of Concert Figures, Honorary Director of the International Arts. A 5-time scholarship holder of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, author of 2 studio albums of original compositions and classic music, permanent, participant of concert programs at the Small Hall and Great Hall of the Philharmonia of St Petersburg, partner of the company, “Petersburg Seasons”.

Dmitrii’s solo concerts were held in major venues in Russia and the world, including Austria, Germany, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Japan, China, Sri Lanka, Lebanon, Turkey, Bulgaria and Georgia

In 2018 Dmitrii’s solo debuts took place in the legendary Vienna Musikverein, the House of Moscow (Riga) and the Small Philharmonic Hall of St.Petersburg. In Marcj 2019 Dmitrii signed a contract with the Italian production company Nexo Digital (Milan), which is a subsidiary of Sony Classical.

The soundtrack to the movie, which is to be released in cinemas in November 2019, will be heard in 60 countries of the world, on all platforms. In addition, Dmitry is invited as a guest to the Venice Film Festival, where his original compositions will be played. Dmitry is also invited as a composer and pianist at the Cinevolna International Film Festival, Spain, Alicante, where joint projects will be held with famous actors and artists such as Dmitri, Dyuzhev, Sergei Garmash, Karen Shakhnazarov and others.

Dmitrii is a laureate of international and national competitions, such as the Chopin Competition in St. Petersburg, the Glinka Competition in Moscow. Dmitrii was also recognized as the best accompanist at the international competitions named after Rachmaninoff, Elena Obraztsova, Zara Dolukhanova, Jose Carreras Grand Prix.

In addition Dmitrii is also the official ambassador of the elite cosmetic company (France) in St. Petersburg.

Nelia Gafiiatullina is as talented as Dmitri where she is a Laureate and winner of the Grand Prix of international competitions; International Competition “Viva Music” (3rd place-2011, Grand Prix - 2012), Dominanta Art-Forum (2nd place - 2012),Bella Voce (3rd place-2013),International Competition for Performers of Instrumental, Choral, and Vocal Music “The Silver Tuning Fork” (1st place and Grand Prix - 2014) and International Vocal Competition “Star Rhapsody” (2nd place - 2018).

She successfully performed in the Galiaskar Kamal Tatar Academic Theatre, State Grand Concert Hall named after Salih Saydashev (city of Kazan), at the Small Hall and Great Hall of the Philharmonic of St.Petersburg. In addition she took part in the Mariinsky Theater production The New History of Cinderella in 2014), as well as in concerts organized by the conservatory and other arts organizations on the territory of St. Petersburg.

Between October 5 and November 27, 2017 Nelia took part in more than 50 sacred music concerts in the UK. Since 2018, she has been a soloist at the Mariinsky Theater Academy of Young Opera Singers (AMP).Since 2019, she has been the soloist of the major Russian concert organization “Petersburg-Concert” too.

Both Dmitri and Nelia will perform at Taj Samudra Hotel in Colombo and Grand Kandyan Hotel in Kandy from November 30 to October 6 during their visit. Music lovers are invited to hear them sing and play their hearts out with passion for the Classical music at Lionel Wendt on November 1. An invitees only programme will be held at the Russian Centre on November 2.

(Daily News)

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