On March 17 and 24, on the stage of the Bakhmut College of Arts, a regional contest of students of art schools of Donetsk region Bakhmut Spring was held.
14-years-old Pavlo Semenyuta (teacher Olga Klimova) took part in the specialization Performers in folk instruments in older age group. The talented guitarist took the 1st place.
For the first time, a young violinist, 13-years-old Ivan Gorlachov (teacher Posokhov Tatyana Vasylivna, concertmaster Maslyuk Olga Nikolaevna) successfully performed in the oldest age category in the regional competition Bakhmut Spring in the specialty Stringed Instruments. The requirements of the competition were challenging: the performance of a large-scale essay and a concert play by a Ukrainian composer, but Ivan coped with these tasks perfectly and took the 1st place.
And on March 28, 2018, the pupils of the Avdyivka Music School won regular awards at the Open Competition for young performers on string instruments Silver Chord, which took place in the Kramatorsk city, Donetsk region. The competition was held in three age categories. Ivan Gorlachov and Kseniya Kosenko represented the musical school of Avdiivka City Council.
In the younger age group of 26 participants, the 9-year-old Ksenia took the third place, and in older age group among the 19 performers of the Grand Prix took 13-year-old Ivan Gorlachov. The winners were awarded diplomas and memorable gifts.
"Every year, stage performance and performing skills of Paul, Ivan and Ksenia grow, filled with meaning and inspiration. We are proud and congratulated on the victory of our pupils, we wish new creative achievements! The administration of the musical school, teachers and parents of students express sincere gratitude to the Charitable Foundation "United World Cultures" for the opportunity to make a trip to the “Bakhmut Spring” (Bakhmut) and the Regional Open Competition for Young Performers on string instruments "Silver Chord"(Kramatorsk)", - said Svetlana Polivoda, Director of the Communal Initial Specialized Art School Musical School of Avdiivka City Council.
In turn, the Charitable Foundation "United World Cultures" thanks DONTEM LLC for its financial support for various charity programs, such as the "Children of Avdiyivka", are being implemented.