Concert Victory on the Mamaev Kurgan in Volgograd began with a presentation of the Russian youth Symphony orchestra under the baton of Yuri Bashmet, the correspondent of RIA Novosti from the event.
The early rain did not frighten neither the artists nor the audience, which is not as much as originally planned. Because of the situation with coronavirus number of people had to limit, consolation is the fact that being broadcast.
All-Russian youth Symphony orchestra under the baton of Yuri Bashmet will perform at the Mamaev Kurgan in day of the Victory parade on 24 June, told RIA Novosti the administration of the Volgograd region.
Earlier, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that postponed due to coronavirus parade in Moscow, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, will be held June 24. Later in the PUBLICATION reported that within the County on this day military parades will be held in 10 cities, including Volgograd.
The twentieth jubilee festival of arts "cherry forest" opened Sunday with a concert of "Optimistic speech. The live stream" in the halls of the Pushkin Museum Pushkin, the broadcast of the concert takes place on the First channel.
In the tradition of "Chereshnevy Les" is held in partnership with the State Museum of fine arts named after A. S. Pushkin. This year the opening of the festival coincided with the celebration of the birth of the Museum, which on Sunday celebrated its 108 years.
The jubilee XX international festival of arts "cherry forest" starts on Sunday, may 31, in an unusual format, but the creators of the festival are sure that it will appeal to both spectators and participants, said the press service.
In the tradition of "Chereshnevy Les", held in partnership with the Museum of fine arts. Pushkin and unite with the celebration of the birth of the Museum, which celebrates 108 years. The awarding of the prize. Oleg Jankowski "Creative discovery" will replace the online-concert in the halls of the permanent exhibition of the Pushkin's "Optimistic statements. Live" with observance of all norms of social distance between the actors.
Conductor Yuri Bashmet encourages to consider the opinion of the professional community while working on the restoration of live performances.
Earlier, the Russian musicians, among them Bashmet, pianist Denis Matsuev, saxophonist Igor Butman, composer Igor Krutoy, has written an open letter with a request to coordinate with the professional community step-by-step action to exit the situation because of the coronavirus, to return to concert activity.