Open festival of folk culture “Green Christmastide”Presented the work of artists from all over the Belgorod region, and also our neighbors – collectives and soloists from the Voronezh region – showed their skills in it. Traditionally, the event is held on the eve of the Orthodox holiday – the Holy Trinity. Held for the seventh time, the festival gathered an unprecedented number of participants. Was filed 88 applications from vocal and choreographic groups and soloists of amateur performances, they sent their performances in video format. 50 applications came from the masters of decorative and applied arts who submitted their works to the competition “Trinity Man-Made Beauty”.
And although this year the festival was held online, it became an interesting event for spectators and participants. The broadcast could be seen on official groups in social networks of the Rovenskiy Central Committee of the Russian Federation and the regional methodological center. It began with the “Big Trinity Round Dance” performed by children’s choreographic groups under the direction of Olga Kovtunova… Then the young presenters Elisei Zakutko and Victoria Savenko told the audience about the feast of the Holy Trinity. Holiday presenters Nadezhda Kalitchenko and Pyotr Stanovsky represented the participants. Rector Dean of the Church congratulated him on the feast day of the Holy Trinity Church Vadim Lebedev.
“Dear guests of the Green Christmastide festival, dear residents of Rovno. I congratulate you from the bottom of my heart on the feast of the Holy Trinity. This is a celebration of life, greenery and love. This is the day the church was born. Christian teaching gives the world love, and tells the world, be united together, be joyful, create, so that there is peace and joy on earth, ”he said in his welcoming speech and wished everyone prosperity and a blissful state of mind.
The song part of the holiday was opened by the folk collective choir of the Nagoryevsky SDK (leader Inna Zubkova). The songs sounded fervently and cheerfully in the performance of the vocal ensemble “Zoenka” of the Nikolaev SDK of the Novooskolsk city district. Young soloist of the Central Commission for the Artist of the village of Golovchino, Grayvoronsky district Daria Chernukha presented a calendar song of the Belgorod region “As in the field, on the road.” On the online platform “Song Round Dance”, the participants showed performances of various styles and directions, folk tunes, fervent Cossack and soulful lyrical songs sounded, and amazingly beautiful dance compositions were also presented.
Craftsmen of arts and crafts took part in the “Trinity Man-Made Beauty” competition. Its results will be announced by the end of the week. The winners and participants of the festival will receive diplomas of the founder of the festival.