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7 Jan

Christmas Festival 2015

 January 8, the world premiere of the choral opera "Christmas Presentation", the part of the Christmas Festival in 2015 , will be held. The choral opera by modern Ukrainian composer Lesya Dychko combines uniquely mystery, nativity show, Ukrainian folk songs adaptations, carols, canonical texts and melodies of Christmas troparion and contakion.

The opera shows the original interpretation of the author of the history of Christmas and modern perspective on this holiday. "Christmas Presentation" is the search for spiritual support in the history and traditions of Ukraine.

At the premiere the author will be present.

 

In the second part of the concert the works of John Rutter «Gloria» for mixed choir, brass instruments, percussion and organ will sound.

The participants:

- 4 student choirs of Odessa National Music Academy named after A.V. Nezhdanova (Artistic Director - Professor Grigoriy Lioznov, the conductors - Galina Shpak, Valery Regrut);

- Ladies Choir of Odessa regional center of Ukrainian culture "Oriana" (Artistic director - Galina Shpak) and children's choirs of school teaching practice ONMA named after A.V. Nezhdanova (Artistic director – Eugene Bondar) and the choir of Music School named after P.S.Stolyarskiy (Artistic director - Tatiana Yakovchuk);

- the soloists –Nadezhda Sychuk, Yulia Tereshchuk, Marina Godulyan, Ekaterina Tsymbalyuk ,Dmitry Pavlyuk;

- the artists of the choir - Ivan Gazinskiy (baritone), Sergey Zaritskiy (tenor), Andrey Chugaevskiy (baritone);

Veronica Struk (organ)

- instrumental group - Vitaliy Buinitskiy, Pyotr Kovalchuk, Aleksey Gerasimov, Igor Karimov (trumpet), Grigoriy Buinitskiy, Sergey Vapnyar, Andrey Makhnev (trombone), Ulyana Ripak ,Sergey Razdorozhniy (drums);

 

Conductor - Valery Regrut

Producer - Oksana Taranenko