The anniversary evening concert of Four Seasons chamber orchestra named after Garry Logvin started with the words of gratitude of these distinguished musicians addressed to those who help develop the culture, support it and a decade of the orchestra on the stage is also owed to these people. Four Seasons thanked Interpipe Group and Viktor Pinchuk, the People’s Deputy, Gorky Dramatic Theatre that had become home for the chamber orchestra and, of course, the spectators that had filled  the entire hall of theatre that day.  From the first day of creation of the orchestra and up to now, it has not “tuned” its sound for other tastes, it has not been seeking its audience, though the orchestra has always worked and keep on working only for the audience, understanding and attentive, smart and sensitive, for the audience that perceives the music as a part of their lives. Today one can say that Four Seasons, the chamber orchestra named after Garry Logvin has become a part of spiritual life of many and many people. The anniversary concert as one of the stages of the orchestra life proved this coincidence of tastes of the audience and the music played by the orchestra. “From Mozart to Armstrong” was the name of the program of the anniversary evening concert.

The anniversary evening concert of Four Seasons chamber orchestra named after Garry Logvin started with the words of gratitude of these distinguished musicians addressed to those who help develop the culture, support it and a decade of the orchestra on the stage is also owed to these people. Four Seasons thanked Interpipe Group and Viktor Pinchuk, the People’s Deputy, Gorky Dramatic Theatre that had become home for the chamber orchestra and, of course, the spectators that had filled  the entire hall of theatre that day.  From the first day of creation of the orchestra and up to now, it has not “tuned” its sound for other tastes, it has not been seeking its audience, though the orchestra has always worked and keep on working only for the audience, understanding and attentive, smart and sensitive, for the audience that perceives the music as a part of their lives. Today one can say that Four Seasons, the chamber orchestra named after Garry Logvin has become a part of spiritual life of many and many people. The anniversary concert as one of the stages of the orchestra life proved this coincidence of tastes of the audience and the music played by the orchestra. “From Mozart to Armstrong” was the name of the program of the anniversary evening concert.

Today we understand that creation of the chamber orchestra was a spiritual need for Garry Logvin and a possibility to show himself as the best musician of Dnepropetrovsk. Apparently, he had a presentiment that such an orchestra would become not only a part of the cultural life of the city but it would become a distinctive musical ambassador of Dnepropetrovsk. All happened just as said above, the orchestra has become known in Ukraine and abroad, gathering full halls both at home and on tour. Each and every performance the orchestra devotes to its founder.

Ariadna Postavnaya, art historian, presenter:

“This name for us is as a talisman. His smile and inspiration brightens the creative way of our orchestra.”

Getting new sounding of classic compositions is one of the art traditions of the chamber orchestra.  In this case the soloists of the orchestra were the laureate of international contests Vlad Galichenko and the master performing in the orchestra from the day of its creation, Victor Fedorovskiy, – presented their Mozart in the concert symphony for a violin and viola with orchestra.

The anniversary program brought the soloists of the chamber orchestra, stars of Four Seasons to the front burner before the audience:  Irina Seregina, Vlad Galichenko, Valentina Sagalovich, Nikolai Kakhoruk, Vladimir Schulman, Vladimir Semeryaga – each of these musicians, performing a solo in the compositions of Astor Piazzolla drawn attention to their individual performing skill.  Vadim Zhavoronkov, the accordionist and arranger of the compositions played in the second part of the concert is one of those musicians who can extract the sounds flying from his very heart only in the manner peculiar to him.

And if the first part of the program was reserved in a classical manner by the intention of Dmytro Logvin, the Art Director, then the second part freed the sensuality and temper of the chamber orchestra which the musicians and the conductor had spared, certes, for this special day.  Here Dmytro Logvin revealed himself as a director and mastermind of a dramatic action. This is a new form of a show wherein an unexpected manner of performance and scenic plastic of conducting are revealed. After this show one cannot help saying the words of delight and Ivan Kulichenko, Mayor of Dnepropetrovsk was one of the first spectators to do so.

Gennadiy Pivnyak, Academician and Chancellor of Dnepropetrovsk National Mining University could seize the entire range of activities of the chamber orchestra in his congratulations.  Confirming every stage of the life of the orchestra with a memorable gift, the Academician might have expressed the most important thought for a creative team: The time is infinite for those who live in art.

Gennadiy Pivnyak, Chancellor of Dnepropetrovsk National Mining University said:

“Excellent conductor, beautiful artists and all what is happening now leads to their becoming “Virtuosos of Ukraine”.

Nevertheless, the orchestra has never hastened time, and on the contrary, they tried to linger on it with the music to bring in harmony to the minutes we live in now.

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