News from Ukraine: Italian opera soloists performing at food market
Entertainment19:24 Jul. 19, 2016

Italian opera soloists performing at food market

Unusual flash mob to boost International Opera Festival and classical art

Opera singing at a usual provincial market for promoting the high art.

Numerous Italian opera singers performed among the food stalls at the market in the city of Kamianets-Podilskyi in Khmelnytsky region in western Ukraine.

Thus they invited people to attend an international opera festival that is currently unfolding in the city.

Moved by the flash mob, the saleswomen sold their goods cheaper, some of them granted for free. The visitors in turn carefully watched the improvised concert, in the end everyone applauded.

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Emanuele Servidio, opera tenor singer: "We try to promote the Italian opera in general and Puccini in particular. This composer created a lot of masterpieces, mainly for women, for his beloved woman. We are delighted that classical music becomes trendy and appreciated by vast audience."

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