08 September 2009, Tuesday, 11:27

Pop jazz orchestra of Bashkir State Philharmonic Society will play with Korean musicians

author: Liya Nagimova

The pop jazz orchestra of the Bashkir State Philharmonic Society n.a. Khusain Akhmetov within the framework of close partnership with the Korean cultural centre will pleasure the residents and visitors of Ufa with a concert given together with "Korea Pops Orchestra". The concert will take place on September 15 in the Great hall of the Bashkir State Philharmonic Society facing the opening of season.

"Korea Pops Orchestra" is a part of a creative consortium that includes five orchestras, a choir and an opera house. The orchestra's art director San-Gun Li is not only the permanent conductor of a number of musical bands, but also a pedagogue — she gives conducting master-classes in universities of Korea, the USA and Austria.

The participants of the concert will be both young Korean vocalists and world-known outstanding tenor Syn-Von Tsoi and baritone Kjun-Kho Kil, as well as the orchestra's soloist — jazz violinist Son-Yen Tsoi.

themes: Culture, concert