According to tradition, 13 finalists entered the stage of the State Academic Capella of St. Petersburg, which the jury members selected for several months. However, to choose their professional jury this time was much more difficult than in the previous one. In 2017, the competition received even more applications than in 2016 for the first international music festival "Magic Symphony": a total of 126 fr om 8 countries and 57 cities around the world.
For several months, the jury members determined the finalists. All contestants are children and adolescents, who today hear with the help of cochlear implants. Only a few years ago, after cochlear implantation, they learned that there were sounds, began to understand and recognize speech, speak, and then discovered a musical talent. Experts on auditory rehabilitation are sure: music as nothing else helps previously unheard children to get used to the sounding world ...
- Parent association "I hear the world!"
- FGBU "SPb NII ENT" of the Ministry of Health of Russia
- State Concert Hall "Petersburg-concert".
- PJSC Sberbank
- JSC Bank PSCB
- Azimut Med Group LLC
- Charitable regional public organization of parents of disabled children "Special Petersburg"
- Almanac of social partnership "Russian philanthropist"
Feedback from participants and guests of the festival
Gleb Ovcharov's mother
This is a huge gift for children - an opportunity to visit this magnificent city with a delightful architecture and many museums. To live in the heart of this city ... Thanks !!! Thanks to everyone who participated in the organization of this event. We liked everything very much.
I was especially pleased to have the opportunity to personally meet Inna Koroleva, thank her.
Tatiana Pashkevich (Ilona's mother)
Several days have passed, and we are still impressed by the gala concert of the festival "Magic Symphony - 2017".
I would like to sincerely thank the organizers of the festival for the opportunity to perform on the same stage with wonderful professional musicians. More recently, we could not even dream about it, and now, thanks to you, it has become a reality! Thank you for new acquaintances, unforgettable impressions, a sense of magic that does not leave us until now, and for your unlimited patience! You have instilled confidence in us and inspired us and, I hope, not only us, but also other children about their parents, for new achievements! Thank you!
Thank you very much for the opportunity to participate in the concert and for wonderful gifts!
I look at the singing and dancing children who once lost the opportunity to hear, but thanks to advances in medicine and technology, they returned to the World of sounds ... How could their destinies arise .. who knows .. And now they are performing on the stage of the Capella ) For me this is a Miracle, of which I have already forgotten a little ...
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