The Confucius Classroom in St. Petersburg Glee Club Participates in an Event Celebrating the 65th Anniversary of Victory over Fascism
In order to enrich cultural exchanges within all social sectors, Chinese teachers at the Confucius Classroom in St. Petersburg organized a glee club by the name of “Little Pearl”. Members of the glee club, under the guidance of professional advice, learned to sing classic songs; both Chinese and Russian. On May, 9th, 2010, a ceremony was held to mark 65th anniversary of victory over fascism, and the Glee Club participated in a special performance at Sudanhe(pinyin) youth opera in St. Petersburg and staged a classic Russian song about war “Эх Дороги” and a Chinese classic named “Jasmine Flowers” in respect of Russian veterans. The wonderful performance of the glee club garnered warm rounds of applause from the audience.