On June 25-26, 2022, the 2nd Festival of Bell Ringing and Folk Art “Syzran Chimes” will be held in the city district of Syzran, Samara Region. The festival is dedicated to the celebration of the appearance of the miraculous icon of the Feodorovskaya Mother of God – the patroness of the city of Syzran.
The founder of the Festival is the Department of Culture of the Syzran City Administration with the support of the Syzran diocese of the Russian Orthodox Church. The organizer of the Festival is the MBU “Center for Musical Art and Culture”. The festival is held with the support of the Presidential Grants Fund.
The Festival program includes: concerts of spiritual and folklore music, bell-ringing concerts, bell-playing master classes by leading bell ringers and masters of arts and crafts, interactive platforms, an exhibition of products of applied art.
– The art of bell ringing: individual ringing, ensemble ringing (2-3 bell ringers);
– Academic singing: ensemble, choir, soloist;
— Folk singing: ensemble, soloist;
— Instrumental creativity: orchestras, ensembles, soloists;
– Artistic word: readers, poets and writers;
– Decorative and applied art;
– Educational programs: creative meetings, master classes.
Masters of bell ringing, guslars, authors and performers of spiritual and folk music, amateur and professional vocal (academic and folklore), instrumental and dance creative groups, poets and writers of spiritual and moral literature, readers, masters of arts and crafts are invited to participate in the Festival. at the age of 7 years.
Photo: Ministry of Culture SO