PERM REGION BAND
Perm Region Band is one of the brightest music bands in Russia. The brass band was founded in 1941. Since 1977 the artistic leader and conductor of the band is Colonel Eugeny Tveretinov, Honoured Culture Worker of Russia, who is a graduate from the military-conductor faculty of P. Tchaikovsky Moscow State Conservatory.
The brass band is characterized by high cultural, professional and artistic levels.
There are forty-five professional musicians with advanced school and specialized college diplomas and extensive experience in orchestra performance. The creative abilities of the band allow it to perform pieces of music of different styles at any level of difficulty. The orchestra’s performances have become an integral part of musical life in Perm region.
The Band on the Stage
The creative abilities of the band allow it to perform musical pieces of different styles of any difficulty. The repertoire includes various works of Russian and foreign classic, folk, jazz and pop music. It is music for brass band by contemporary composers and many arrangements.
There are scores of different thematic concert programs, and each of them is a spectacular event for the city and the region.
Perm band always cooperates with the leading singers of the Perm Opera Theatre and also with folk and dancing groups.
Concert evenings with musicians take place in Perm every summer. The band plays in parks and squares of the city.
Perm Region Band participates in different festivals and celebrations of Russian holidays. These are military parades on Central Square in Perm, public meetings, inaugurations, summits, conferences, and sports events.
Ceremonial events with the state symbol of the country, the National Anthem, do not take place without Perm Region Band.
The band takes part in annual gala concerts, thematic programs for veterans and workers of the Great Patriotic War, commemoration of the Victory Day, Defender of the Motherland Day, and the Day of Russia.
Staff of the band works hard on patriotic education of youth and promotes brave feats of Fatherland Defenders.
The Band on Tour
Perm Region Band performances take place not only in Russia but also abroad. During recent years the band was in France, Germany, Italy, and in the Netherlands. It gave more than 100 concerts in 90 cities in Europe.
The band and its dance group make new programs and shows several times in the year. All of these programs («Magic of the Tchaikovsky», «Russian Katavasia», «Russian Winter», «Russian Souvenir», «Dancing Planet» – choreography by Iana Gunicheva) are presented to Russian audiences.
Since 2007, Perm Region Band has taken part annually in the European festival «Musikparade», that takes place in Germany.
«Classic. The Permian period» - so called new program of the Perm Region Band performance. The Orchestra will perform this program at the festival «Musikparade» in 2019. For the ninth time, the orchestra will appear in the European performance, that consists of the music of Russian composers A. Borodin, S. Prokofiev, A. Khatachurian, P. Tchaikovsky.