The sounds of organ music penetrate to the soul and do not leave anyone indifferent. From October 20, its bewitching sounds can be heard within the walls of the legendary St. Sophia Cathedral in Polotsk. Artists from different countries will gather in the ancient city of Belarus to please classical music lovers.
Read the festival program:
October 20 — Baroque music;
October 24 — the grand opening of the festival, the performance of the composition Mass by G-dur Franz Schubert;
October 27 — works by A. Rezon, L. Vierne, S. Rachmaninov, S. Turnemir performed by the organist of the Durdan Basilica Pierre Zevort from France;
November 3 — performance of organ music played fourhanded;
November 10 — the program Dreams, in which Japanese Hiroko Inoue and Russian Veronika Kozhukharova will show how an organ can be combined with a saxophone;
November 17 — performance of ancient music accompanied by a recorder and clarinet;
November 24 — the closing of the festival, which will be attended by the titled organist from Poland Michal Kotsot.
There is nothing easier than combining a trip to Polotsk sights with a visit to one of the festival days. Choose a tour to Belarus with a visit to this ancient city and start your trip!Source: https://proreligiu.club/