"Spirit of Fire" will be presented in Berlin
21.01.2019, 10:44
"Spirit of Fire" will be presented in Berlin

Participants will be honorary guests of the event, compatriots living in Berlin, representatives of the Russian Embassy in the Federal Republic of Germany, the Russian House of Science and Culture.

Vera Kondratyeva - musician, composer, original performer of the songs of the Ob Ugrians and folklore of the Khanty people in the modern interpretation, the recipient of the award in music of the M. A. Castrén Society (Finland), the recipient of the award I. N. Shestalova "For contribution to the preservation and development of native languages, literature, folklore and traditional culture of low-numbered of indigenous peoples of the North", recipient of medal "For loyalty to the North" of the Association of low-numbered of indigenous peoples of the North, Siberia and the Far East of the Russian Federation (RAIPON) will open the presentation with the sound of the tambourine and nars-yukh (a folk stringed musical instrument of Ob Ugrians).

She will perform accompanied by tumran (the most ancient Ob Ugrians tongue vernacular musical instrument) an original song "Ugra you are my land" dedicated to the 900th anniversary of the first mention of Ugra in the ancient chronicles and will also perform a solo concert program.

The President of the International Festival of Cinematographic Debuts "Spirit of Fire" Sergey Solovyov will also welcome the participants. A film critic and Chairman of the Selection Committee Boris Nelepo will talk about the program of the event.