Stephanida Ermolaeva became one of the winners of the show of young talents on the channel “Russia 1”.
On December 27, the Russia 1 TV channel hosted the final of the seventh season of the Blue Bird All-Russian Competition for Young Talents. It has become an unforgettable New Year’s Eve holiday, full of bright surprises and sincere emotions. Famous actors and musicians, popular contemporary performers and world stars came to support the finalists this evening. Together with the young artists, Yuri Bashmet, Alexey Yagudin, Konstantin Raikin, the group IOWA, as well as Daria Moroz and Igor Mirkurbanov. Theater and film actors supported one of the project’s finalists, Stephanida Ermolaeva. The organist played a fragment from Dmitry Shostakovich’s opera, which gave a special depth to the scene from “The Master and Margarita” performed by Moroz and Mirkurbanov.
Together with Stephanida Ermolaeva a large statuette of “Blue Bird” and a cash prize went to the violinist Ilva Eigus, who brilliantly performed together with the renowned violinist Vadim Repin fragment from Shostakovich’s ballet “The Bright Stream”. Ilva admitted that on the eve of the final she brought flowers to the grave of her beloved composer. Trumpeter Alexander Rublev, in virtuoso accompaniment of which the opera diva Khibla Gerzmava sang Caesar Franck’s anthem Panis Angelicus also won the competition. Aerial gymnast Aglaya Ryazanova, which soared under the dome to the jazz masterpiece Feeling Good performed by the winner of the Blue Bird of 2018 Yaroslava Simonova and the famous trumpeter Vadim Eilenkrig… Users of the social network VKontakte also voted for Aglaya Ryazanova. Twice the winner received a blogger’s kit as a gift and promised to shoot a video right during her dizzying stunts.
Aglaya Ryazanova received a blogger set from VKontakte representative Konstantin Sidorkov
Note that the members of the Blue Bird jury – Denis Matsuev, Nikolai Tsiskaridze, Dima Bilan, Sergei Bezrukov, and Oleg Pogudin, who has strengthened the judiciary – had a hard time making their choice. Apart from the four winners, other finalists also received small statuettes made by sculptor Andrey Nalich. It is noteworthy that not only children were honored, but also their teachers. In the seventh season, five teachers received grants worth 300,000 rubles. The presenter Daria Zlatopolskaya noted that they are the very people, thanks to whom young talents have the opportunity to improve their skills.
Jury of the seventh season of “Bluebird”
As a reminder, the seventh season of the Blue Bird TV contest started on November 22. The project has some innovations. So, one of them was the buttons on the jury’s table, each press of which could give the contestant an additional 15 seconds of time to amaze the viewer again. In addition, Dima Bilan was included in the judging panel. The decision on the participation of the 39-year-old Eurovision winner, who knows firsthand what participation in a large-scale competition is, was made at the request of the children. According to the star, he took his appointment very seriously, which became a great honor for him.
“I have known about Bluebird for a long time and have been watching it. For me this is such a cut of professionalism, a collection of talented children, young personalities. There have been contests in my life too, and I can put myself in the shoes of the participants. I am sure that everyone who participates in the project finds his own way, like-minded people, friends, and a profession. And “Blue Bird” helps them in this, ”Bilan admitted before the start of the show.
Dima Bilan and Nikolai Tsiskaridze argued over the song of Alla Pugacheva on the set of the 7th season of “Blue Bird”
Dima Bilan became a new member of the jury in the 7th season of the “Blue Bird” show
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