Belt & Road Starry Concerts Series

Ponomaryov VESNA Children’s Choir Concert
Legendary World Champion – Heavenly Children Voices – Hong Kong Premiere

DATE 17 / 7 / 2018
TIME 20:00
VENUE Hong Kong Cultural Centre Concert Hall

 

Tickets (URBTIX)

**Ticket Sale Starts:29 / 5 / 2018

Ticket Prices HK$180 / $280 / $380  
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Programme

Resident ArtistPonomaryov VESNA Children’s Choir

Guest Performers St. Stephen’s College Preparatory School Choir, Marymount Secondary School Choir

Artistic Director Prof. Leon Shiu-wai TONG

 

About the Concert

Ponomaryov VESNA Children’s Choir, founded more than 50 years ago, has attained a number of prestigious prizes in international competitions. They are the winner of European Grand Prix for Choral Singing, the most top-level choral competition, in 2000 and 2017. Their repertoire is wide and varied. Audience will enjoy unusual African rhythms, a collection of famous traditional folk songs of different countries and styles, such as incendiary Mexican song, dancing Slovak song, and of course, soulful Russian folk songs.

 

Ponomaryov VESNA Children’s Choir

“A refined taste, impeccable singing technique, inimitable on-stage expression”

—— Boris PEVZNER, Conductor

VESNA children’s choir is well-known in Russia and abroad. The choir has been awarded the most prestigious prizes at international competitions in Spain, Italy, France, Canada, Bulgaria, Latvia, Hungary and Belgium. In 2000 the choir won the Great European Choral Award among all the choirs of all types including the adult ones  –  “Europe-2000 Grand Prix”. The latest VESNA achievement is the Grand Prix at the 27th International choir competition in Debrecen (Hungary)  in 2016 and the Grand Prix at the 12th International choir festival “Silver bells” in Daugavpils (Latvia) in 2017 . VESNA has performed with its concert programs in 12 countries of Europe, Canada, Japan and China, as well as in about 50 cities and towns of  Russia. The Choir has sung in the best concert halls in Moscow with many famous orchestras and conductors (V. Fedoseyev, M. Pletnyov, V. Minin, V. Ovchinnikov, A.Buzlov and others).

 

Discount Scheme

Concert Discount: Full-time Students, Senior Citizens aged 60 or above & People with Disabilities 50% off

Group Booking: Each purchase on same performance of 4-9 standard tickets (5% off), 10-40 standard tickets (10% off)

 

More Programmes and International Starry Concerts Series

2018 Belt & Road World Choir Festival: Opening Ceremony & Concert

New Zealand Secondary Students’ Choir & Moran Singers Ensemble Concert: Journey through the Māori Tribe to the Holy Land

2018 Belt & Road World Choir Festival: Closing Ceremony & Finalists’ Night

(Please click to view the details of each programme)

 

 

2018 Belt &Road World Choir Festival
Website:  www.wyccaa.com
Enquiries: (+852) 2381-9262/  info@wyccaa.com

 

World Youth and Children Choral Artists’ Association reserves the right to change programme and performers.

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