The Gala – created by Ensemble Productions and the Administration of the Cypriot government 14 years ago – has become one of the most significant events in Cyprus and one of the most important events related to Russia outside the Federation.
The 2020 Cyprus-Russia Charity Gala was another significant cultural experience. This online celebration programme included performances and video messages by Cypriot and Greek and Russian stars who have previously participated in this event such as Doros Demosthenous, Mario Frangoulis, Michalis Hatzigiannis, Yiannis Kotsiras, Maria Elena Kyriakou, Katerina Mina, Elena Paparizou, Sophia Patsalides, Alkistis Protopsalti, Antonis Remos, Despina Vandi, Nadezhda Babkina and “Russian Song”, Yuri Bashmet and the Moscow Soloists chamber orchestra, Berezka Dance Ensemble, Igor Butman, Larisa Dolina, Aida Garifullina, Dina Garipova, Tamara Gverdtsiteli, The group “KVATRO”, Sergey Lazarev, Lyube, Evgeny Margulis, Mashina Vremeni, M. TURETSKY SOPRANO, Pelageya, Vladimir Presnyakov, Alexander Rosenbaum, Vladimir Spivakov and The Moscow Virtuosi, The Spivakov Foundation, Turetsky Choir and Valeriya.
All online ticket proceeds and donations benefited Radiomarathon Foundation, a leading Cyprus charity which helps children with special needs and which the Gala has supported since 2007.
Young Cypriot artist Sophia Patsalides, is featured on the Hot List among other artists, under the Pop / Neo Soul category. The emergence of the charismatic singer/songwriter on the Hot 100 list of the American Magazine comes through her involvement with composing and performing songs for American films and television, which has drawn the attention of MC Critics.
Sophia is currently living and recording in the UK, with a team of international producers. It is worth mentioning that she recently performed the Live Opening act of the Eros Ramazzotti Concert in Cyprus.
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Sophia is currently living and recording in the UK, with hit producers of many stars of today and will soon be releasing early next year her new singles and EP.
The long-anticipated concert from the most famous and successful Italian artist over the last three decades is coming to Cyprus this week for an unforgettable evening on the 7th of November at the “Spyros Kyprianou” Sports Arena in Limassol. The doors open at 18.00 and the opening Act will start at19:00. The concert starts at 20.00.
Coffee Music Project London 2019 Line up Announced! Showcasing emerging music artists with authentic and original talent while raising valuable funds for Project Waterfall, bringing clean drinking water to coffee-growing communities. The Coffee Music Project takes place annually in London, New York and Los Angeles. For more information about the event CLICK HERE .
Leeds College of Music February 2019 Playlist, featuring music by Sophia Patsalides among selected alumni and current
students. For the playlist CLICK HERE
Born in Cyprus, Sophia Patsalides moved to the UK to pursue an Hons Degree in Popular Music at the prestigious “Leeds College of Music” where she was offered a place at the age of 16 as the youngest-ever student on the BA level. A singer-songwriter and recording artist, with a soulful take on pop music, she recently released her debut EP “Everything I Ever Wanted” on December 16th 2018 marking her 18th Birthday. The EP includes 4 original songs titled “If This is How”, “Distant”, “Made of Gold” and “Everything I Ever Wanted and is now available on all streaming platforms including iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify and YouTube.
For the past few years Sophia has been recording covers of hit songs with exposure on her YouTube channel rising over 750K views. At 13 she was selected to represent her nation Cyprus, at the Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2014, receiving worldwide exposure and extensive press coverage. Her single “Deep Blue Ocean” released in August 2017 gained extensive radio play & was featured as song of the month on national stations while her Christmas single “Here for Christmas” released in December 2017 was featured on BBC.
More information can be found on the artist’s official site http://www.sophiapatsalides.com
The EP “Everything I Ever Wanted” is available for streaming on the link below: https://itunes.apple.com/cy/album/everything-i-ever-wanted ep / 1447019117? app = itunes