Ilya Bortnuk

Ilya Bartniuk

Light Music – Russia

Ilya Bortnuk is the owner and General Manager of Light Music Promotion Company, which has become one of the main independent promoting companies in Russia.

Light Music has since 2001 organized numerous concerts in different size venues from small clubs to arenas and brought to Russia many international artists including Kraftwerk, Franz Ferdinand, Massive Attack, Air, Mogwai, Sigur Ros, PJ Harvey, Gogol Bordello, Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds, Hot Chip, Royksopp etc.

Ilya Bortnuk also is the promoter of annual international Stereoleto Festival ( and “Music and Cinema” festival ( part of St.Petersburg International film festival.) Light Music company is a partner in different cultural projects with participation of Finland (Music and Media), Estonia (Tallinn Music week), Israel (Tel Aviv Days in St.Petersburg),  Netherlands. (Cross year Netherland – Russia 2013), etc