To the participants, organizers and guests of the Spasskaya Tower International Military Music Festival
I welcome you on the occasion of the solemn opening of the Spasskaya Tower International Military Music Festival.
Some of the best military bands, choir ensembles, dance and folklore groups from all over the world will once again perform against the ancient walls of the Moscow Kremlin and certainly will once again arouse the public enthusiastic applause. Over the past years this artistic forum has proven itself as one of the most vibrant and breathtaking events of the cultural life of the country. Due to its spectacular spirit, authentic character, inspiring energy and splendid performing skills of the participants the Festival has established itself as a
I am sure that this year as well the Spasskaya Tower Festival will have a great success making significant contribution into promoting some of the best samples of the art of music and choreography as well as offering a unique opportunity of immersing oneself into the atmosphere of a real celebration, besides of getting acquainted with traditions and culture of different peoples.
I am convinced that vivid and unforgettable impressions are ahead of you. I wish you all the best!
President of the Russian Federation