The Music Festival «Denis Matsuev and friends» is a new joint project of famous Russian pianist Denis Matsuev and conductor Alexander Sladkovsky. The long-term friendship unites these two people. Thanks to their artistic collaboration, many bright cultural events held in Russia which vocation is to develop music culture of the native Country. The musicians of the two evening program of the Festival are honored to present the music pieces of Titan-composers of the world art culture of the XIX and XX centuries: Johannes Brahms and Sergey Prokofiev. The evolution of music through the prism of views of its brightest representatives, performance of the most important music compositions, introduction to the heritage of native and world music thought are paramount tasks of the new festival.