XV. Festival "Moscow meets its friends", the project generously sponsored by the International Vladimir Spivakov Charitable Foundation, takes place annually since 2004 on the best concert platforms of Moscow and Moscow region. All participants are representatives of various regions of Russia, the CIS and Baltic countries, as well as foreign countries: the solist instrumentalists, singers, dance and choir collectives, circus groups, painters, orchestras and conductors. This year, the festival is dedicated to Russia`s Year of Citizenship, Citizen Engagement, the Year of the Theater and Ballet (commemorating the 200th anniversary of Marius Petipa). The motto of the festival “Listen to the call of the future”.