XX International Festival of sacred music “Magutny Bozha” will combine old traditions and modern trends. The information is provided by Irina Zhabbarova, a deputy head of Mogilev regional culture department.
The purpose of the festival is to unite people representing different confession, ages and nationalities. The festival’s program used to include mainly music performed during church ceremonies. Today’s festival will extend its music borders to attract more people to sacred music. There will be concerts for young people in Ploschad Zvyozd. Religious texts will be sung to jazz, pop and rock music.
Over 1,000 participants from 15 counties will take part in the festival: Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Israel, Poland, Lithuania, Germany, Brazil, Venezuela, Cuba, Nigeria, the USA, Italy, Tajikistan, Moldova. The participant will express their Christian views through live music.