The show presents the masterpieces of classics in performance of distinguished musicians, as well as provides comprehensive information about the lives and works of composers and performers, their role and influence on further development of classical music.
The broadcast draws parallels between Mendelssohn and Khachaturian, two composers whose art is a result of different civilizations. Mendelssohn was a prodigy, while Khachaturian started to seriously study music at the age of 19. Both visited Italy, a source of inspiration for people of arts. Khachaturian created his tragic ballet "Spartacus," while Mendelssohn his sunny Italian Symphony. However, between them there is one common thing: they both created masterpieces of art for the whole humanity.