Moscow News. Germany.  01. 06. 2011

 

Ekaterina Beliaeva

… Georgian chorus ‘Rustavi’s arrival in Dresden has become an exceptional event. Frauenkirche, where they were singing, couldn’t hold the audience. There weren’t tourists among them, but only the Germans from the upper society…

… In the observing stare of the audience, whose children and grandchildren sing in outstanding Saxon choruses of the world, was felt a little jealousy. They read information in the programme of ‘Rustavi’ chorus that due to Anzor Erkomaishvili’s effort, who is a permanent artistic director of the Georgian chorus, Georgian polyphonic song has been under the protection of UNESCO since 2001. This organization has excluded Dresden from its protection list recently…