Yuri Bashmet & The Moscow Soloists

October 25 2015
Music Hall, Zabeel Saray, Palm Jumeirah, Dubai - View on the map
October 26 2015
Emirates Palace Hotel, Abu Dhabi - View on the map

Yuri Bashmet is founder and a Jury Chairman of the International Contest of Violists in Moscow, the only event of its kind in Russia, He is the President of London Tertis International Contests of Violinists in Great Britain, the member of Jury for the violists’ contests in Munich and “Maurice Vie” in Paris.

Grammy Award (February 2008; USA) – with the orchestra “Soloists of Moscow” – for the execution of works by Stravinsky and and Prokofiev in the category “Best performance by small ensembles”

Yuri Bashmet has participated in many festivals all over the world: Tanglewood (USA), Bordeaux, Biarritz, Menton (France), Brussels, Kainuu, Mikkeli (Finland), Kroyt (Germany), Siena, Sorrento, Camerino, Streza (Italy), and “March MusicLias” (Ruse, Bulgaria).
The International Charity Fund,, established by Yuri Bashmet, has established the Shostakovich International Award for outstanding achievements in the field of the International art.