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Opera in 4 acts
Concert performance
Beginning: 10.04.2019 - 19:00
Completion: 21:30
Sung in French with Ukrainian surtitles
The Damnation of Faust
Hector Berlioz
The Damnation of Faust


The main opera event of the XVI International Festival "French Spring in Ukraine"



The concert performance of Hector Berlioz's "The Damnation of Faust " will be the main opera event in the framework of the international festival "French Spring in Ukraine - 2019". About 150 artists from the best Ukrainian music collectives with world-famous opera singers from France and Ukraine will play together on the same stage.

The immortal work of a brilliant French composer will sound in the performance of the most famous choir of Ukraine - The National Honored Academic Chapel of Ukraine "DUMKA" and the main orchestra of the country - the National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine under the guidance of Maestro Volodymyr Sirenko.

This year's festival "French Spring" focuses on finding new colors and new positive artistic themes. And the brilliant work of Berlioz will become exactly the actual sound of the topic of human search for the meaning of life and purpose, which will capture all classical music lovers, adding in our daily life new shades and impressions.

The program:

Opera "The Damnation of Faust" (concert performance, libretto - original language)


• The National Honored Academic Chapel of Ukraine "DUMKA"

• The National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine

The soloists:

• Margarita - Dophin Aydan (soprano, France)

• Faust - Oleksandr CHUVPILO (tenor, Ukraine)

• Mephistopheles - Lorаn ARCARO (bass - baritone, France)

• Brander - Olexander Kharlamov (bass)

The conductor - Volodymyr SIRENKO

The organizers: National Concert Agency "UKR Artists", Embassy of France in Ukraine, French Institute in Ukraine

The information provided by the press- service of the National Concert Agency «UKR Artists»