20th-century and modern musical genres and trends connected with classical music. Classics of jazz and rock, groups and individuals, artists whose work is based on the synthesis of traditions and modernity. Music which is valuable thanks to its relation to national and world cultural heritage.
Kathleen Battle (born in 1948) is one of the unique representatives of the art of vocal performance of the last quarter of the 20th century
and of the modern reality. Afro-American spirituals, jazz music and various nations' folk music samples have found their stable place in the repertoire of the singer, beside the opera arias of various time-periods and compositions of vocal-chamber genre of the 19-20th centuries. Right these spheres of professional activity of the singer are observed during the program.