The Chamber Choir “Cantabile”was established in 2012. Among the participants are students and undergraduate students of Kamyanske College of Music, also amateurs of different occupations. The repertoire of the choir includes various music – church, classical, modern, as well as cover versions of folk songs. Special place is taken by the church music. The choir takes part in the concert activity and church life of Kamyanske-Tsarichanka and Dnipropetrovsk eparchy. The ensemble was awarded with the Diploma “The Blessing for Zealous Activity in Honour of the Holy Church” from Bishop of Kamyanske and Tsarichanka Volodymur. The choir has numerous awards at national and international festival and competitions – III prize in Church music at the International Festival “Singing world” in St. Petersburg (2013), II prize winner in Viktoria International Contest- Festival (Kyiv, 2015), I prize winner in the International Festival of Church Music in Hrodno (Belarus, 2016), I prize winner in the International Festival “Khaynovskiy Days of Church Music” (2017), I prize winner in the International Festival of the Youth Choirs by in Yassu (Romania, 2018). “Cantabile” was rewarded by the Ministry of Culture, Ukraine for the great contribution in the music education and high professionalism.
Conductor of the choir is Ievgeniia Dereviagina. She graduated at Ivan Kotlyarevsky Art University of Kharkiv. Since 2007 she has been leading The Choir of the Choir- Conductor’s Department, Kamyanske College of Music. I. Dereviagina was decorated with “Kamyanske Mayor Honours” for contribution to the cultural development of Kamyanske. She also received the Order of Ukrainian Orthodoxy Church for the great services to Ukrainian Orthodoxy Church. In 2018 she won in the nomination “Cultural worker”.