In Moscow will pass a concert of memory of all innocent victims of the twentieth century

© RIA Novosti / Anton Skribunova of Christ the Savior. Archival photoIn Moscow will pass a concert of memory of all innocent victims of the twentieth century© RIA Novosti / Anton Skripunov

Memorial project-concert «Voices of memory. The innocent victims of the past century is dedicated» with participation of famous Russian and Armenian musicians will take place on Monday evening in the Hall of Church Cathedrals of the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, reported in Fund of assistance to revival of the Synodal choir, which is the organizer of the event.

«In the performance of the largest domestic collectives – the Moscow Synodal choir and the Central military orchestra of the Ministry of defence of the Russian Federation will sound monumental oratorio of Metropolitan Hilarion «Stabat Mater» (Stabat Mater), Armenian spiritual songs and Italian music. All part of the program of works are time slices, reflecting his nature, hopes and suffering of many people,» — said in a press release.

According to the organizers, past «the twentieth century, full of tragedies and disasters of unprecedented scale, was a turning point in the history of mankind». «Victims of wars, political regimes, ethnic conflict, all innocent victims of dedicate my performance to musicians and organizers of the project», — said in the announcement of the concert.

The Moscow Synodal choir, which is one of the oldest Russian choir, headed by artistic Director and principal conductor, honored artist of Russia Alexei Puzakov and the Central military orchestra of the defense Ministry of the Russian Federation, honoured artist of Russia Colonel Sergei Durygin.

«Together with the spiritual music of contemporary authors will sound ancient prayer, followed by the amazing voice of the Armenian DUDUK, for the beauty and depth of their associated with the Divine. No wonder the music of DUDUK is recognized by UNESCO as masterpiece of the intangible cultural heritage of humanity. The concert will be songs on poems by well-known spiritual writer and poet V. A. Alpeeva «Angels Cry» and «Hosanna in the highest», — said the organizers. During the concert also will be an exhibition of the works of the artist Anastasia Shemyakina «Italian plein air», dedicated to Florence.

The event is of a charitable nature, the income from sales of tickets will go to the restoration of the ancient monument of architecture — Church of the Holy Trinity at the former orphanage named Bakhrushins brothers, the walls of which miraculously preserved the unique fragments of the mural painted by famous artist Viktor Vasnetsov. «Unity and reconciliation is the main purpose of today’s major religious denominations, so the stage is set for the project was the Cathedral of Christ the Savior – a symbol of the rebirth of the Church after decades of persecution for their faith,» added the organizers.