The gala-concert on December 1 at the V St. Petersburg International Cultural Forum on the stage of the “Coliseum Arena” will become the main event of the tour of South African artists, dedicated to the “Seasons of Culture” between Russian and South African Republic in 2017-2017.
The main objectives of the “Seasons of Culture” are developing cooperation and strengthening cultural ties between Russia and South Africa, presenting South African national culture to the Russian Audience.
Residents of St. Petersburg and guests of the Forum will have a unique opportunity to see the true love of South Africans to music and rhythm. Famous musicians – vocalists and instrumentalists, “Moving into Dance” ensemble and a popular choir band “Mzansi Yough Coir”, which performed in numerous countries and recorded the hymn for the Football World Cup 2010 with Shakira, which took place in South Aftica - will perform at the concert.
Russian Baltic Symphony orchestra, which has rich experience of performing modern compositions with electronic acoustic systems, used for creating a dynamic musical show, will join South African performers at the concert within the Public event flow of the Cultural Forum in St. Petersburg on December 1. Performances will be accompanied by the host’s comments about the history of this unique art.