Festival on the Lake will be held on Saturday, August 24, 2019 and it will bring to the ski jumping area of Štrbské Pleso the Day of cultural events. The event is organized with the support of Štrba.
As part of the event, visitors will have the opportunity to see performances by famous folklore artists, ensembles such as Muži z Východnej, Tetuška Paluška, Stráne z Važca, Čriepky z Liptovského Mikuláša a Roman Malatinec.
Children, as well as adults, will be pleased and entertained by the concert of the popular singer Miro Jaroš.
The highlight of the program will be the premiere of a unique concert project “FOLKLORE IN FRAK”, in which leading Slovak artists will perform in a new folklore way. Katarína Knechtová, Adriana Kučerová, Miroslav Dvorský, Filip Túma and Štefan Štec together with the legendary choir Lúčnica sing their favorite folk songs in new interesting arrangements. The artistic experience will be enhanced by the monumental musical accompaniment of the symphonic orchestra in conjunction with the virtuoso group Cimbal Brothers under the baton of conductor Adrian Kokoš. The combination of the great singing stars, the exceptional musical ensemble, the Slovak folklore and the beautiful enchanting nature of the High Tatras will provide viewers with a unique artistic experience.
In addition to music, visitors will have the opportunity to see examples of local folk crafts and have fun at the school of dance for adults and children with Peter Vajda and Kristína Vajdová, or try their singing talent with Lucie Ťasková.
Program of the “Festival on the Lake”:
10:00 Opening, performance of folklore groups
12:00 Miro Jaroš in the Tatra Mountains – concert
from 13:00 Presentation of folk crafts
from 13:00 School of folk dance and singing for children and adults
16:30 Singing group Horehronskí chlopi
17:00 Concert “FOLKLORE IN FRAK”