On February 11–13 the Days of the Ulyanovsk
Region were held in the Federation Council. The regional delegation was headed
by Governor Sergey Morozov and Chairman of the Legislative Assembly Valery
The forum is being held in Moscow at RUDN and
the House of Unions. The flagship university of the Ulyanovsk region is
represented by Rector Boris Kostishko, Sergey Mitin, the Dean of the Faculty of
humanities and social technologies and Sergey Morozov, the Dean of the Faculty
The conference “Ulyanovsk Composers Today: A
View from the Inside” was held at the Art Studio as part of the Day of Science.
The event was attended by students and teachers of the department of musical
and instrumental art, conducting and musicology. The invited guests to the
conference were the composers well-known not only in our region, but also in
Russia: Aliya Safina and Anton Nikonov. They performed their pieces of music
already loved by listeners, told about further creative plans, shared their
views on the place and role of academic music in contemporary art.