The ensemble was founded in 1998. It brought together the fans of folk singing. The founder was an employee of the University, Klavdiya Shiryamova. Thanks to her energy and perseverance, the ensemble had a place for rehearsals, invited a professional musician Tatiana Bychkova, who became the leader and accompanist of the ensemble.
The repertoire of the ensemble includes folk and lyrical songs, songs of Tomsk authors, and others. Sine 2007, the ensemble has had several new directions in the repertoire.
Restless Hearts prepared and held festive dance evenings, like New Year's Kaleidoscope, Signs of Spring, thematic evenings and participated in projects of other ICC clubs. There was a joint project with the Club of Opera and Vocal Music - Romance Night.
Restless Hearts conducts active concert activities, performing on both the university International Culture Center and city venues constantly taking part in competitions and festivals, where it invariably occupies top places.
Art director and founder: Maksim M. Myasoedov Student Musical Union was established in September 2009 for students of Tomsk Polytechnic University with big musical ambitions. Club are welcome everyone, who want to do music: both musicians, vocalists, stylists, and people who are interested in video, art management. The club mission is to involve students and employees in musical creativity and open creative potential of musically gifted people. Musical classes are conducted according to the group principle when each group has at least two hours of rehearsals a week. Along with this, provided there are sufficient preparation and level, the participants can participate in the planned concerts of the Dominanta at well-equipped venues of ICC TPU. The club provides all the equipment and musical instruments necessary for the classes and conducts classes in fundamentals of arrangement, the characteristics of sound creation as a member of a musical group, and others. There are also individual classes in case one needs to prepare performances in the framework of the university activities. Due to teamwork and rehearsals, all members will know their role and will be able to prepare and play quality musical compositions.
The club is the successor to the traditions of the famous university folk opera theater, which was found in 1947.
In 2002, at the initiative of veterans of the national opera theater and with the support of the university leadership, the opera studio Vozrozhdenie was established.
It was made to revive the former glory of the national opera theater. For the following six years, the studio soloists gave concerts, which programs included masterpieces of Russian and foreign opera music, classical and ancient romances, and the best songs. Along with this, the programs included works of Tomsk poets and composers.
In the studio, there are laureates and diploma holders of international, All-Russian and regional competitions in the "Amateur Singers" category.
Art director and conductor: Olga Aleshina Orchestra Director: Nadezhda Kazarinova The orchestra is well-loved by Tomsk audience due to its diverse repertoire, cooperation with leading Russian musicians and Tomsk rising stars - students of Tomsk and Seversk music schools, Tomsk College of Music named after E.V. Denisov, repeat winners of Russian competitions and festivals.
Art director: Pavel I. Nikitin, laureate of international and national festivals, artist, member of the Union of Theatrical Figures of the Russian Federation. What the difference between the Musical Studio and other groups of TPU International Culture Center? We are fond of the musical genre! We learn to sing, dance, write songs, make videos, and of course acting. We have a great experience of solo performances on the sites of the city, great creative projects and victory in various festivals and competitions. It is a place for training acting skills and stage movement, secrets of vocals and implementing ambitious creative projects. Our dream is to stage a big Musical! The club is a winner of many regional and city awards. Its talent is widely recognized by both the university and the city public.
Art director: Tatyana Vinogradova, songwriter, and teacher «Reflection» Popular Music Studio was created in 2003. Since its establishment, the studio has been a regular participant in all student activities conducted within the walls of Tomsk Polytechnic University and beyond.
Theatre Studio of TPU International Culture Center
Art director: Larisa Okisheva, the leading actressof Seversk Theater for Children and Youth. TPU Drama Group provides classes in acting developed in the best Russian Theater Universities, speech training, breathing and coordination exercises.
Director: Aleksandr S. Pus «ART-concept» Photo Studio was created for TPU students fond of photography and ready not only to develop their creative potential in this area but also to implement it in various photo projects.
Opera Singing School of Ludmila Travkina, People’s Artist of Russia
Art director: Lyudmila Travkina, People's Artist of Russia, leading actressof Seversk Theater for Children and Youth, a permanent member of the jury of international festivals and competitions. Accompanist: Ksenia V. Antonova The school was opened in 2008. Since then it trained dozens of opera singers shining at the stages of different Russian cities.
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