"The Return of the Poet" will be held in Uzhgorod (Announcement)
This is the title of the concert dedicated to the 200th anniversary of the poet, the anniversary of Taras Shevchenko reburial on the Chernecha Hill and the 20th anniversary of the National Union of Composers of Ukraine.
May 20, 2014, at 18:30, in the Great Hall of the Transcarpathian Regional Philharmonic, there will be a grand holiday program featuring:
Academic Transcarpathian Folk Choir (artistic director - Honoured Worker of Culture of Ukraine Natalia Petiy-Potapchuk)
Transcarpathian Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra;
Choir of students of Uzhgorod State Musical College (director - Oleksiy Tulyuk)
Choir of boys and young men of Mukachevo choir school (artistic director and conductor - Honoured Art Worker of Ukraine Volodymyr Volontyr).
The concert will feature premieres of the song cycle by R.Medentsi on Shevchenko's poems for 4 soloists and piano; cantata-poem "Days are going by" by V.Haiduk for soloists, choir and orchestra; song-poem "Our Taras" by V.Telychko with lyrics by V. Vovchok for soloists, choir and orchestra; V.Volontyr's works; works for organ by a young composer K.Shapran. The program also includes works by M.Lysenko, B.Lyatoshinskiy, P. Mayboroda.
Ticket price is 20 UAH.