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"Carol singing with Wielkopolanie" are unusual concerts referring to the tradition of Christmas song - carols, most often kept in a religious convention, originally originating from folk traditions and pastorals taken from everyday life. This is an very climate event referring to Polish roots, and also the opportunity to meet young, passionate people who are cultivating Christmas traditions.
At this year's Christmas period, the Folkloristic Group "Wielkopolanie" presented itself during four concerts for the Wielkopolska audience.
On December 1, the band presented their artistry to the students of Primary School number 7 in Poznań and showed them the beauty of the tradition of Christmas songs. On December 19, "Wielkopolanie" graced the Christmas Eve meeting of the Provincial Public Library and the Center for Culture Animation in Poznań there together with the Directorate and Employees, they sang the most beautiful Polish carols and folk pastors. On December 21, they sang at the Pulmonology and Thoracic Surgery Hospital in Poznan. During the one-hour Christmas concert for the Hospital Directorates and Staff, representatives of the City and church authorities performed Christmas songs combined with dances and songs from Wielkopolska and the south of Poland.
On January 5, the Folkloristic Group "Wielkopolanie" presented itself during a concert organized by the Poznań City Hall in the church of St. Cross. During the Christmas and New Year period, the city of Poznań invited the inhabitants of the city and the region to sing Christmas carols together.
In the program of X Poznań Caroling, there were performances of choirs, folk and artistic groups that took place in Poznań's churches. Among the artists invited from the Poznań caroling was also the Folkloristic Group "Wielkopolanie" of the Provincial Public Library and Cultural Animation Center, which for the fifth time sang the most beautiful carols and folk pastorals together with the inhabitants of the native city. Over fifty dancers dressed in Szamotuły, Biskupizna, Dąbrowiec and Spisz costumes, for a large group of people presented the most beautiful carols and pastorals from the regions of Wielkopolska, Rzeszów, Kraków, Spisz and others. "Wielkopolanie" in their artistic program have pastorales from the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries . There are played on traditional folk instruments: bagpipes, a wedding goat, a violin fiddle performed during the concert and rewarded with a lot of applause. The program included Greater Poland, Rzeszów, Spisz, Krakow, Warmian-Masurian, Silesian, and many other pastorals, performed by the band were connected in accordance with tradition with a dance for Baby Jesus. During the concert, the audience could sing together with the artists the most beautiful carols such as: "They came to Bethlehem", "God is born" "Lulajże Jezuniu" and saw traditional dances from Szamotuły, Dąbrówka Wielkopolska, Biskupizna and Spisz.