CHRISTMAS CONCERT FOR CHILDREN ORGANISED BY PRINCESS KATHERINE FOUNDATION
“Music for children“ performance by Slobodan Trkulja
Belgrade, 4 January 2012 – As a part of the “Children helping children” Project, Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Alexander and Crown Princess Katherine together with the famous Serbian artist Slobodan Trkulja, organised a Christmas art performance – Music for children in the Sava Center Great Ballroom. HRH Prince Alexander, who will spend holidays with his family in Belgrade, also attended the concert.
In the beginning of the ceremony it was led by the famous Serbian artist Minja Subota and the children were addressed by The Royal Couple and His Grace Vicar Bishop Andrej of Remesiana.
Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Katherine wished the children Happy Holidays and wished them all the best in 2012, pointing out that this particular event aims to teach them the joy of giving and philanthropic values.
World famous for his voice, creativity and playing skills, Slobodan Trkulja prepared a programme to take children on an unforgettable Holiday voyage. The youngest in the audience had the unique opportunity to enjoy the original music of our artist, and to discover high quality sound. Beside exotic instruments such as Armenian “duduk”, he played piano, clarinet, fife, guitar, bagpipes, but also “instruments” made of children toys, bottles, glasses and numerous other objects.
Minja Subota also performed one of his very famous songs, and public was delighted.
Each ticket that was bought gave the opportunity for children from Orphanages to see this programme free of charge.