Ансамбль «Маркелловы голоса»

Artistic director
Igor Tuvaev

Aleksandra Kazantsevа


Ensemble of Novosibirsk State Philharmonic Society, widely known not only in Russia but also far beyond its borders. It named after Markell Bezborody, Russian church composer and master of singing of XVI century. Created in February 1995, the ensemble became one of the brightest phenomena of the concert life of Novosibirsk.

The repertoire of the ensemble consists of rarely performed works of the pre-classical period: ancient Russian church music, Georgian church chants and drinking songs, West-European sacred music of Renaissance and Baroque.

In the repertoire of "Markell’s Voices" there are more than two hundred compositions among which:
  • Baroque pieces: Monteverdi, Purcell, Lully, Rameau, Haendel, Bach;
  • Classical music: Mozart, Haydn, Schubert, Mendelssohn, Straus;
  • Modern classics: Philipp Glass, Andrew Lloyd Webber;
  • Best pop music: Billy Joel, Freddy Mercury, Lara Fabian, Frank Sinatra, The Beatles, Bobbie McFerrin, Swingle Singers, Pentatonix;
  • Popular folklore of different countries. 
Most of the repertoire is performed a capella.
The ensemble was presented at the best venues in Russia and Western Europe.
"Markell’s Voices" are welcome guests where people like surprises, where they appreciate live sound, agile mind and creativity!

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