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The studio is the result of many years of experience in the music field and creates projects in the fields of music, poetry and musical education
est. 2021
in London
by maria semushkina
Establishing cultural
connections around
Maria Semushkina is a leading cultural entrepreneur, promoter and producer, well-known internationally.
the world
After finishing her degree in journalism, she started to work with the French Embassy. Semushkina curated the Center of French journalism in Moscow, managed the French movie festival.
In 2004 she launched Usadba Jazz, which quickly became the biggest jazz festival, well known and loved both by the Russian audience and Western musicians and industry professionals.
Usadba Jazz
Art Mania agency
Usadba Kids
Le Jazz
Other concerts
Previous Projects
XVIII-XIX century estates and palaces
jazz, blues, soul, funk, fusion, world music, and other improvisational genres of contemporary music.
among musicians
Jamie Cullum, Joss Stone, Michael Kiwanuka, The Cinematic Orchestra, Black Eyed Peas, Robert Glasper, Snarky Puppy, Marcus Miller, Kovacs, New Power Generation, John Scofield, Richard Bona, Pink Martini, Angélique Kidjo, Kenny Garrett Quintet, Kraak & Smaak, Raul Midon,Dhafer Youssef, Soweto Kinch, Jacob Collier, Caro Emerald, Azealia Banks, Ezra Collective, Hiatus Kaiyote, Maceo Parker and many others.
логотип Усадьба Джаз
Apart from Usadba Jazz, Semushkina founded Art Mania agency to organize gigs and city-scale music events
логотип АртМания
A mother of four children, Semushkina launched the arts laboratory, where talented young vocalists, musicians, poets could improve their skills with a help from star curators and pedagogues: famous jazz and pop musicians, actress Chulpan Khamatova and others.
логотип Usadba Kids
Le Jazz
Le Jazz was a jazz festival aimed, as its title suggests, to promote French improvisational music in Russia and supported by the French Institute in Moscow.
логотип Usadba Kids
among musicians
Richard Galliano, Oliver Ker Ourio, Jacky Terrasson, Richard Galliano, Oliver Ker Ourio, Jacky Terrasson, Stéphane Belmondo, Henri Texier, Bireli Lagrene, Éric Legnini and many others
Maria has produced and organized a number of concerts by famous artists in large concert halls in Russia.
Melody Gardot, John McLaughlin, Parov Stelar, Richard Bona, Erik Truffaz, Tigran Hamasyan, Avishai Cohen, Richard Bona, Eric Leghnini
among musicians
Currently Maria manages a number of independent projects, travels extensively and sees her mission in promoting the most talented musicians abroad and establishing cultural connections around the world.
Music Saves the World
The project brings together talented musicians from around the world to showcase the highlights of classical, world music, and jazz. Serving as a beacon of unity in this discordant era, the concerts harness transformative power of music and support refugee musicians, as well as music schools impacted by wars and conflicts.
is a collective of musicians
united for peace and harmony.
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