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Culture news, 18.03.2016 09:54
On March 21 at St. Petersburg the regional stage of the All-Russian choral festival starts
From March 21 to March 24 in the State academic chapel of St. Petersburg there will pass the regional stage of the All-Russian choral festival.
This year for the first time fight will be entered by national choruses and folklore collectives. During preparation of the Festival a large number of applications has been given to a selection committee which is based in the Chapel. 30 best choral collectives of St. Petersburg will take part in total listening.
The creative jury of the Festival consists of leading experts in area of folklore and national singing culture. The chairman of jury of the Festival - the chorus master of the State academic Bolshoi Theatre of Russia Kritsky Alexander Borisovich.
Festival innovation this year is seminars concerning regional and genre features of the Russian folklore, song traditions of northwest regions of Russia, about a national suit in modern sociocultural conditions. The choral festival is held by Committee on culture of St. Petersburg and the State academic chapel of St. Petersburg with the assistance of the St. Petersburg state conservatory of N. A. Rimsky-Korsakov and the St. Petersburg state institute of culture under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation. Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation.
News source: Administration of St. Petersburg