This Saturday, June 8, the Military Bands in the City Parks invites you to Moscow’s Sokolniki Park to spend amazing time with the Band of the 154 Preobrazhensky Regiment led by Captain Oleg Tyshuk. The concert starts at 5 p.m. sharp.
As the central military band of Moscow, the group supports key events and official ceremonies of the highest level with participation of the Mayor of Moscow and city government. The band participates in all military parades of the Moscow Garrison on Red Square, frequently stages performances and takes part in international festivals and military wind band competitions.
The Military Bands in the City Parks is a unique program carried out by the Directorate of the Spasskaya Tower International Military Music Festival with the support of the Russian Ministry of Defense and Moscow’s Department of Culture. This year the project saw start May 18 in the Alexander Garden.
It offers Muscovites and guests of the capital an opportunity to listen to some of the best military bands of the Russian Armed Forces, Emergency Ministry, National Guard Forces, Federal Security Service and Federal Guard Service. Throughout the summer sounds of classical, popular, jazz and rock music will fill in the air of Moscow. This year military musicians will stage 16 concerts in 14 capital’s parks and gardens. Thus, come and be part of this wonderful celebration of music. On top of all, you’ll do it absolutely for free.
Venue: Moscow’s Sokolniki Park, Main Park Lane near Rotonda stage