December 14-21 in the cities of the Republic of Cyprus will host the first International Festival "Russian Winter. Reloaded"
During the Festival in the largest cities of Cyprus - Nicosia, Limassol, Larnaca, Paphos - there will be concerts of Russian and Cypriot collectives of popular, modern, classical, patriotic character.
December 14, Thursday, 19:30 - Paphos, Coral Bay Beach Hotel - a concert from the series "Music of the War Years" with the participation of pianist Pavel Boyko, Russian tenor Yevgeny Yuzhin and his Cypriot colleague Antonis Coutrupis, as well as the Russian Cypriot poetess Olga Belser, who will perform poetry accompanied by a guitar.
Entrance to all events of the Festival "Russian Winter. Reloading " is free.
At the concerts from the cycle "Music of the War Years" military-patriotic and folk songs of the war era will be performed, while the cycle "Christmas evenings in Cyprus" presupposes the performance of all the beloved Russian and foreign compositions of our youth.
The combination of military-patriotic and Christmas formats within the framework of the "Russian Winter Reloaded" Festival is designed to pay tribute once again to the heroes who defeated Nazism and gave birth to future generations, to emphasize the importance of humanity, optimism, faith in the best.
It is no coincidence that the festival is held in December, on the anniversary of the counter-offensive near Moscow, which marked the beginning of a breakthrough in the entire Second World War.
Thus, we want to congratulate all Cypriots on the upcoming holidays and wish that in the coming year all difficulties will be left behind, good and love would overcome evil, all the cherished dreams come true.
The festival "Russian Winter: Reloading" is a symbol of progress, changes from the worst to the best, from defeats to victories, from wars and conflicts to peace and cooperation.
Performers who will perform on the stages of the Festival: one of the best tenors of Russia Evgeny Yuzhin; famous Russian ensemble "Nizhny Novgorod Souvenir", which will perform all your favorite songs to the accompaniment of Russian folk instruments; former bass player of the "Lube" group, member of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation and co-chairman of the Organizing Committee of the Festival Alexander Vainberg, who will perform a unique creative program; Russian pianist, laureate of many international prizes Pavel Boyko, who will perform classical parts from the works of composers who created in the war era and brought their Great Victory to their work; Russian-Cypriot poet Olga Belser, who recites the verses of the war years to the accompaniment of guitar; the Cyprian tenor Antonis Coutrupis.
The international character of the festival, the participation of Cypriot artists in it underscores the unity of the peoples of Russia and Cyprus, spiritual bonds and values that unite us in difficult moments and moments of triumph.
The co-organizers of the Festival are the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Cyprus, the Russian Center for Science and Culture in the Republic of Cyprus, the Cyprus-Russia Friendship Society, the Committee on Science, Education and Culture of the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, the Coordination Council of Compatriots of Cyprus.