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In Volgograd on Mamaev hill June 24, will host the concert

The Victory concert will take place on the Mamaev Kurgan in Volgograd on June 24, he will be one of the key events of the celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war, have informed RIA Novosti the press service of VGTRK.

"On June 24 in the city-hero of Volgograd will host a unique concert dedicated to the anniversary of the great Victory. Concert Victory on Mamaev hill will be one of the Central events of the solemn celebration of the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the great Patriotic war and the Year of Memory and Glory", - stated in a press release.

The concert, according to the press release, and participate in all-Russian youth Symphony orchestra under the baton of Yuri Bashmet, Denis Matsuev, Igor Butman, Ildar Abdrazakov, Hibla Gerzmava, Konstantin Khabensky, Sergei Garmash, Sergei Bezrukov and others known and popular artists and musicians.

"On June 24 for the first time after the restoration of the world famous monument "the Motherland calls!" at the foot of the main symbol of people's heroism will be a gala concert, which the whole country will pay tribute to eternal glory to the heroes of the great Patriotic war. Great performance, impressive video installation, wartime songs and poems about the people's heroism, which will revive the memory of the fate of unforgettable heroic defenders of the Motherland – all this makes the Victory Concert at Mamaev Kurgan, one of the brightest events of the main holiday of the country", - stated in a press release.

The construction of large-scale scenery, as noted in a press-service already started. Live broadcast of the concert will show the channel "Russia".

Concert organizers are the Russian concert Agency and TV channel "Russia" with the support of the Ministry of culture of the Russian Federation, presidential grants and the administration of the Volgograd region.