Premiere of the joint project “Evening of Operetta” took place in Severodonetsk
On October 26, the National Operetta of Ukraine, together with the Lugansk Regional Philharmonic, presented a concert of classical music “Evening of the Operetta” in Severodonetsk. The pearls of world-renowned operetta composers were performed by the Lugansk Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra under the tutelage of conductor-director of the National Operetta of Ukraine, Honored Artist of Ukraine Oksana Madarash.
The world’s best arias and duets from the operettes of Imre Kalman, Ferenc Legar, Johann Strauss, Robert Stolz, Jacques Offenbach were presented by soloists of the National Operetta of Ukraine: Z.A. Of Ukraine Solomiya Prymak (soprano), s.a. Of Ukraine Igor Levenets (tenor), s.a. Of Ukraine Valeria Tulis (soprano), S.A. Of Ukraine Sergey Avdeev (baritone).
The operetta evening was held in the concert hall of Severodonetsk College of Culture and Arts. S. Prokofiev.
This is the first joint concert of the National Operetta of Ukraine with the Lugansk Regional Philharmonic Orchestra. Previously, the orchestra worked in Lugansk, but since April 2015 it has been in Severodonetsk. Most of the workers moved, some of the band consisted of musicians of Severodonetsk.
“It was a pleasure working with the Severodonetsk City Symphony Orchestra of the Lugansk Philharmonic. The band has a full cast, most of the artists are experienced musicians. It is nice to see that the orchestra is well-stocked. The joint rehearsals lasted for four days in a very friendly and creative atmosphere. We’ve put together a great and complex program of incredibly beautiful and diverse music. Judging by the stormy applause and words of gratitude from the audience, they were delighted with our artists and their high skill. We hope that our cooperation will continue, ”Oksana Madarash stressed.