Project "Improvisation in Music and Dance"
comes from 1990, when Sergey Letov has appeared in Noci, Italy at the
European Jazz festival in multimedia-project "Fable" (Favola)
Vittorino and Enrico Fazio. In the project Favola took part famous Italian
dancer Giovanna Summo, who introduced Sergei Letov in the world of modern
dance. Hereinafter Sergei Letov has organized performances "Improvisation
in Music and Dance", possessing specific structure, in Moscow, Vologda,
Nijny Novgorod in 1991-1993. In the project participated Italian dancers
of the company "Sosta palmizi" Giovanna Summo and Anna Paola
Bakalov, Russian dancers Oleg Soulimenko, Alexander Likin, musicians Vladislav
Makarov, Youry Parfenov, Alexander Alexandrov, Edward Sivkov, Mikhail
Yudenitch, Mark Zabezhinsky, Oleg Lipatov, Heinz-Erich Goedecke (Germany).
Project was continued in 1995-1996 with participation of American viola and violin player LaDonna Smith in Vinnitsa (Ukraine), Chattanooga (Tennessee). In the project took part American dancers Cari Martin-Roussanoff and Avery Warren.
Recently Sergey Letov collaborates with the modern dancers Asya Belaya, Alena Smirnitskaya, Natasha Cheban, Vassiliy Yushchenko, Andrei Andrianov, butoh dancer Hisako Horikawa (Japan).
Preview of the dance performance "Every Your Breath or 7 Characters in Search of Editor " at Vladimir Lupovskoy's Photo exhibition in Zverevsky Center of Modern Art - Spheric panorama in QTVR
Photo - Inna Schwartz recites text by Jean Baudrillard and Sergey Letov follows her by iBook
December 4, 2011 14:00-15:00 and 17:00-18:00 Sakyu-Kan, Niigata, Japan - Performances with the buto dancer Hisako Horikawa and Masami Suzuki (soprano sax, clarinet), Jun Kawasaki (double bass)
Valentin Tsin and Flavia Ghisalberti (Swiss) at Pushkin Fine Arts Museum, Moscow, February 21, 2014
Sergei Letov - Akai EWI 4000s, Dave Smith Evolver
State Museum of Fine Arts, Greek Hall, Moscow: