Slavic Bazaar 2015 Begins Tomorrow

The 24th Slavianski Bazaar in Vibetsk gets underway tomorrow with the first of a number of concerts and competitions over the nine days. Singers from across the world will be descending on Vibetsk, Belarus to perform in one of the largest international music events in Eastern Europe.

The Opening Ceremony for this years festival will feature a number of well-known stars from the world of Eurovision including Uzari & Maimuna who represent Belarus this year as well as Angelika Agurbash, Teo and Alyona Lanskaya to name a few. Also performing are former Eurovision winners Alexander Rybak and Marija Šerifović.

The Slavianski Bazaar is also well-known for its two competitive competitions, the International Pop Song Performers Contest and the Children Music Contest. Participating in the International Pop Song Performs Contest are:

  • Azerbaijan – Aidan (Aidan Rustamova)
  • Armenia – Grigor Kekchyan
  • Belarus – Valeria Grubasova
  • Bulgaria – Nikolay Manolov
  • Croatia – Dino Antonić
  • Cuba – Zule Guerra
  • Czech Republic – Jan Chekhovsky
  • Estonia – Inna Litvin
  • Georgia – Sofi (Sofiko Saakashvili)
  • Italy – Guilette
  • Kazakhstan – Dimash Kudaibergen
  • Latvia – Ieva Sutugova
  • Lithuania – Martynas Kavaliauskas
  • Macedonia – Nade Talevska
  • Mexcio – Majo Cornejo
  • Moldova – Valeria Pasha
  • Poland – Iryna Gerus
  • Russia – Sofia Muratova
  • Romania – Diana Brescan
  • Serbia – Rastko Arsenov
  • Ukraine – Anitt (Anna Tverdostup)

Participating in the Children Music Contest are:

  • Belarus – Eleti
  • Belarus – Stephania Sokolova
  • Bulgaria – Marina Georgieva
  • Bosnia & Herzegovina – Sergej
  • Estonia – Anastasija Plohih
  • Georgia – Lizi
  • Israel – Prieli Rubin
  • Italy – Annaluna Batani
  • Kazakhstan – Luiza Nurkuatova
  • Latvia – Karlīna Priedēna
  • Lithuania – Sofia Vasilevskytė
  • Macedonia – Jovan Petrovski
  • Malta – Veronica Rotin
  • Moldova – Emily
  • Montenegro – Keti
  • Russia – Sofia Lopukhova
  • Russia – Veronica Ustimova
  • Romania – Selena
  • Serbia – Milica Ilić
  • Ukraine – Daria Pyshnaya
  • Ukraine – Darina Galitskaya

The dates for the shows and times are as follows:

  • International Pop Song Performers Contest – Semi Final – 10 July – 17:00 CET
  • Children Music Contest – Day One – 11 July – 16:00 CET
  • Children Music Contest – Day Two – 12 July – 16:00 CET
  • International Pop Song Performers Contest – Final – 12 July – 21:00 CET
  • Results of both Contests – 13 July – 21:00 CET

Source: Slavic Bazaar