Moscow Art Trio

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Moscow Art Trio
Origin Moscow, Russia
Genres Classical
Traditional music
Years active 1990–present
Labels Jaro Medien
Website Moscow Art Trio on Myspace
Members Arkady Shilkloper
Misha Alperin
Sergey Starostin

Moscow Art Trio (established in 1990) is a Russian trio comprising Arkady Shilkloper (French horn & flugelhorn), Misha Alperin (piano & vocals) & Sergey Starostin (vocals, clarinet & folkreeds), performing in the Classical/Jazz/Traditional music generas.[1]


The guiding force of the trio, Mikhail Alperinis, also compose the music. He has been living near Oslo, Norway, since 1993, and has become a central figure when it comes to new improvised music of the far north. Arkady Shilkloper (horns) used to play within the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, and has also collaborated with the Bolshoi Theater Orchestra. His unique ability to combine the different music languages makes him unique. Folksinger Sergey Starostin always showed great interest for folk tales and folk music, even while studying classical music. The trio has appeared at festivals an musical scenes all around the world.[2][3]



  1. ^ "Moscow Art Trio - Unique melting of Folk, Classic and experimental Jazz". Jaro Medien. Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  2. ^ "Moscow Art Trio - Documentary about one of the most exiting of the new jazz formations". Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  3. ^ "Moscow Art Trio Biography" (in Danish). Retrieved 2013-08-18. 
  4. ^ "Moscow Art Trio Discography". Retrieved 2013-08-18. 

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