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Yelyzaveta Chavdar. Best Opera Pieces.

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Yelyzaveta Chavdar. Best Opera Pieces.
The disk presents some brightest pages of creative work of one of the most outstanding opera stars of 1950s – Yelyzaveta Ivanivna Chavdar, a great Ukrainian singer.
Her career was unusually turbulent and distinguished. Four years after she graduated from Odessa Conservatoire she was bestowed the most honorary title – national artist of the USSR (only 5 performers in Ukraine had the title at that time: M. Hryshko, P. Belynnyk, L. Rudenko, B. Hmyrya and Ye. Chavdar).
The most exigent experts awarded her the palm at international contests in Budapest and Berlin.
The singer’s unusual rich innate abilities, musical talent, perfect stage gifts and exceptional diligence helped her to become a principal of Kyiv Opera-House where she created 19 major parts (Gilda, Rosina, Violette, Liudmyla, Antonida, Marfa, Marilza, Iolan etc.)
Chavdar’s singing enchanted by thorough mastery, perfect and exquisite performance and pure sound of pleasing and unique timbre. Her voice was compared with Stradivarius’ best violin and her performance was considered to be a benchmark.
Chavdar’s unforgettable recitals should be recalled separately. They were always arranged perfectly as to themes and style and they were great success. She was applaud in Czechoslovakia, Germany, Finland, Norway, Sweden, Canada, Greece, India and other countries where she presented domestic vocal.
When Yelyzaveta Chavdar finished her stage career, she was the head of the sub-faculty of solo singing in Kyiv Conservatoire for almost 10 years, and she taught N. Biorro (Kravtsova), V. Lukyanets, L. Kolos, A. Solovyanenko, L. Davymko and others. Ye. Chavdar was a permanent judge at Chaykovskiy International Contest, Glinka All-Union Contest and Lysenko All-Republic Contest. She opened ways to high art for many talented singers.
(information from the polygraph of the disc. The text in the booklet – in Ukrainian, Russian, English, German, French, Italian, Chinese)

Publisher: National Radio Company of Ukraine
Year: 2008

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Yelyzaveta Chavdar

Domestic price: 300.30UAH
International price: $27.30USD
CD1
1.  H. Mayboroda. Yolan’s Aria from Milana (2 act)
2. Mp3M. Lisenko. Stage in kaplica from Taras Bulba (4 act)
3. Mp3G. Verdi. Racconto di Gilda d’all opera Rigoletto (2 act)
4.  G. Verdi. Aria di Gilda d’all opera Rigoletto (3 act)
5.  G. Verdi. Aria di Violetta d’all opera La Traviata (1 act)
6.  G. Verdi. Scena d’all opera La Traviata (2 act)
7. Mp3G. Rossini. Aria di Rozina d’all opera Il Barbiere di Siviglia (2 act)
8.  G. Meyerbeer. La Cavatina de Page de l’opera Les Huguenot’s (1 act)
9. Mp3A. Gretri. Ariette de Lorette de l’opera Richard Coeur de Lion (1 act)
10. Mp3G. Puccini. Il Monolog di Cio-Cio-San d’all opera Madam Baterfly (2 act)
11. Mp3M. Glinka. Lyudmila’s Cavatina from Ruslan and Lyudmila (1 act)
12.  M. Glinka. Lyudmila’s Aria from Ruslan and Lyudmila (4 act)
13.  M. Glinka. Antonida’s Romance from Ivan Susanin (3 act).
14.  N. Rimsky-Korsakov. Marfa’s Aria from The Tsar’s Bride (2 act)
15.  N. Rimsky-Korsakov. Snegurochka’’s Aria from Snegurochka (4 act)
 Total playing time: 74:26

Fragments of the compositions marked with Mp3 mark are available for listening. How to listen?

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Reviews (8)

  Lidia , Kyiv
08-07-2014 14:46

Виктория, благодарю за теплые слова, могли бы Вы написать несколько слов о себе или позвонить 067 6601336


  , Ивано-Франковск
23-03-2010 18:09

Диск Елизаветы Чавдар должен быть в коллекции любого уважающего себя ценителя оперы (в частности, украинской), особенно если вы интересуетесь сопрано или сами учитесь петь. Разносторонний репертуар (украинский, российский и западный) удовлетворяет любопытство. У Чавдар есть всё, что характеризует самое качественное пение - и блестящая колоратурная техника, и чистая дикция, и, конечно, художественное исполнение, увлекающее за собой и не дающее скучать. Не говоря уже о том, что диск интересен с исторической точки зрения: оказывается, Елизавета Чавдар вместе с русским певцом Сергеем Лемешевым пели итальянскую "Травиату" на украинском языке...


  , Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
24-07-2009 18:19

What a distinctive voice. It's clear that Elizaveta Chavdar was a unique singer with a great capacity to communicate to her audiences. I enjoyed her recording very much.


  , Kitchener, Canada
19-07-2009 18:21

Great singer, amazing music. I loved it a lot.


  , Тель-авив, Израиль
24-06-2009 08:09

Лидия! Еще одна попытка связаться
Вами. Эл.адрес моего сына:vkvasiatka@gmail.com .
Если
Вы оставите свой телефон,я сразу позвоню.


  Lidia , kiev, Ukrain
19-06-2009 22:10

Ирина, прочитала ваш отзыв, благодарю от всего сердца,я сейчас готовлю книгу о Елизавете Чавдар, если можете поделиться воспоминаниями, напишите, как с вами связаться. Следите скоро будут новые диски.


  Ирина , Тель-авив, Израиль
02-06-2009 07:22

Божественный светлый голос! Я помню эти спектакли. Как будто вернулась в юность в мой любимый
Киев. Хорошо бы выпустить диск с её камерным репертуаром.


  , Gütersloh, Deutschland
27-05-2009 16:20

Die Sängerin singt sehr gut. Das ist ein echtes italienisches Bel Canto!!!

Чудесное исполнение! Настоящее итальянское бельканто!