In the days of Ukraine’s independence and Flag team of Monolog, newly formed Laboratory of internet television and screen arts of Sumy State University and experts from Sumy RSBC were working at full rock power.
Despite the weekend, the team organized a two-day music TV multi-camera broadcast of the festival «East-Rock», which was held in Trostyanets with the support of the City Council. On the first day were: «Vicious», «Laskovye usy» («Tender mustache»), «40 Eridana», «Barakhta», «Masa prychyn» («Mass of the reasons»), «Fіole», «Fontaliza», «Tartak» and «Antytila» («Antibodies»). The second — «The Eighth Day», «Without Limits», «Lumiere», «7 Dials Mystety», «ETSETERA», «DMC», «VIPS», «O.Torvald», «TNMK» and «Boombox». By the way, on August 24 performances lasted almost until morning.
The whole crew was excited, but not only with the festival, but also with their work. This time, there were many students who first tried his hand as operators or presenters. Everyone worked hard. From the stage were made announcements about our work and appreciations that all very inspiring. A two-day marathon is got through. Since working without shifts, of course, all were tired. But thanks to the work of professional team together with newcomers shooting met all the requirements of television broadcasting.
We express our gratitude to the partners from the Sumy RSBC: Chernotitskiy Nicholas, CEO of RSBC, Nikolenko Ruslan, chief director of RSBC and director of broadcasting, Gerashchenko Andrew, chief operator of RSBC and stage manager of the broadcast, Lapchenko Victor, cameraman of RSBC, Markovskaya Julia, presenter of the news of RSBC, teachers and students of SSU: Tkachenko Elena G., head of the department of journalism, Panchenko Boris E., head of the ITSA (Internet television and Screen Art) Laboratory, Nikolaenko Irina, IFSK, Bolkunevich Rodiono, ElIT, Piskova Victoria, ElIT. Haletha Alesya, ElIT, Gorlach Danil, IFSK, Yarich Julia, IFSK, Darya Pavlova, IFSK, Perestenko Eugene, IFSK, Sotnikov Anton, IFSK, Sergey Chirkov, IFSK, Maxim Vasilenko, ElIT, Roman Brashnik, IFSK.
Separate and special thanks to Rector of SSU professor Anatoly Vasilyev for providing substantial support. After all, without the support of the rector, the broadcast would not be possible.
Trostyanets continued Sumy television experiment, because in the broadcast mode, the recording was carried out on 10 TV channels in Ukraine (Zaporozhye, Cherkasy, Sumy and 7 television channels in Kiev and Poltava region). During the week, the material has been processed and published (unfortunately, live coverage was banned by the organizers).
As a result of this work partners planned a seminar dedicated to the creative and technological aspects of live multi-camera music broadcasts. This seminar was held for the television companies in Ukraine in Sumy on the basis of SSU. Now, after the success of the festival «East-Rock» partners have the right for this initiative.
Photo by Marina Dvornik