Saturday, August 19, 2017

UrFU's choir receives Grand Prix at Singing World Choral Festival

Ural Federal University's Academic Choir received the Grand Prix at the Singing World International Festival of Choral Art held in St. Petersburg on Wednesday.

The group had previously performed at the Cathedral of Notre Dame in Paris and at Montmartre, the oldest church in Paris. The group thanked the acting Ural Federal University Rector Anatoly Matern.

Matern thanked the choir and its leaders Svetlana Dolnikovskoy and Anastasia Tyukova for their hard work and significant contributions to the team.

The Singing World festival featured choirs from 14 countries around the world.