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ROTARY CLUB ODESSA 17/07/2008 MUSIC SAVES CHILDRENS HEARTS CHARITY CONCERT IN THE OPERA HOUSE On July 17, 2008 The Honoured Artist of Ukraine Alexander Zimbaluk (Ukraine), The Peoples Artist of Ukraine Tatyana Anisimova (Ukraine), International Contest Prize-winner Vitaliy Biliy (Ukraine), International Contest Participant Eva Tonin (Canada) and the Conductor Igor Shevchuk gave the Charity Concert in Odessa Opera House. Each of the participants is a master of its brilliant voice and irrespective their young age achieved the great success at the opera stage. ALEXANDER ZIMBALUK was born in Odessa in 1976. In 1999 he debuted in Chaikovski Eugene Onegin at Odessa Opera House stage, in 2000 after the graduation from Odessa State Conservatory named after Nezhdanova (Hounored Artist of Ukraine Navrotzki Class, Concertmaster Honoured Artist of Ukraine Knysheva) became the solo singer of the Opera House. Since 2001 till 2003 he practiced in International Opera Class of Humburg Opera House. Since 2003 Alexander is the solo singer of the theatre. The latest prize is the Golden Medal of the XIII International Chaikovski Contest (Russia, Moscow, 2007, 1-st Award). TATYANA ANISIMOVA was born in Sverdlovsk. In 1992 finished Odessa State Conservatory named after Nezhdanova (Professor Polivanova Class). In the same year she was invited to work in Odessa Opera House where she toured many countries abroad. Since 2001 she is the solo singer of National Opera of Ukraine. In 2004/05 in Bolshoi Theatre she performed the part of Katherine Izmailova in Shostakovitch opera Lady Macbeth from Mzensk (conductor Zoltan Peshko, director Temur Chkheidze, artist Yuriy Gegeshidze). VITALIY BILIY was born in 1975 in Uman Region of Cherkasy. In 1999 finished Odessa State Conservatory, conductor department ( Professor Serebrin Class). In 2000 solo singer. Since 1997 a solo singer of Odessa State University Choir. Since 2002 the leading solo singer of Moscow New Opera. He took part in different operas at many foreign stages such as Carlo Felice, Mariinski Theatre, Santjago Opera (Chile), Metropoliten Opera (NY). He actively participates in New Opera tours around Russia and abroad. EVA TONIN Mirella Freni (Italy) famous opera singer pupil. The participant of the international vocal concerts, the active member of the Vocal Art Center in Sebastopol. In May, 2007 Eva Tonin debuted with the solo programe in Carnegi Hall (NY, USA). The programme of the Charity Concert consisted of the arias from Romeo and Jullette by Guno, Figaro Marriage by Mozart, Andre Shenie by Jordano, Mascarade by Verdi and others. The Charity Concert was organised by Gift of Life Charity Fund (Founders But and Goncharko). The initiative and the energy of the Fund founders filled the big hall of Odessa Opera House. Among the audience the official establishment as well as the beloved odessites like M.M. Zhvanetzki were present. Eash who came to the concert understood that he took part in the noble action to save children lives. The concert was supported by Locust Valley NY Rotary Club, Rotary Club Odessa, Odessa Regional Administration and the City Hall. All funds raised during the concert will be directed to the following program: Gift of Life Fund. Thanks to this programe about 60 heart operations were already done in Odessa Regional Children Hospital for orphans and low income families children.
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