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29 May 2017

Suvorovtsev Orchestra will perform on the Children's Day at the stations

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June 1, 2017 in Moscow, at the Komsomolskaya Square, will perform the Moscow Military Music School Orchestra named after Lieutenant-General V. Khalilov. The concert program “Music at Train Stations”, organized with the support of Russian Railways, is held within the framework of the Tenth International Military Music Festival “Spasskaya Tower”. The second year in a row. Military bands are performing at Moscow train stations. Each such concert creates an unforgettable festive atmosphere and gives the audience a wonderful mood. The speech is timed to the Children’s Day.

On the first summer day, the famous Komsomolskaya Square from a transit point with a rapid flow of passengers will turn into a real concert venue — a place, establishing a strong cultural connection between people. On the square where three of the nine metropolitan stations are located, surrounded by buildings-monuments of architecture, students of the military musical school will pass a harmonious march and perform popular tunes from the extensive repertoire — from classics to jazz.

Speech suvorovtsev will begin at 11:00 near the central entrance of the Yaroslavl station. Further, the orchestra, without interrupting the performance, will make the transition to the opposite side of the Komsomolskaya Square. Passing the building of the Leningrad Railway Station, the Museum of Customs Service and a monument to the first Minister of Railways. P. Melnikov, young musicians, built in the square in front of the Kazan Station, where they will finish the concert.

The program RZD “Music at the stations” is the second year in a row. It has already become a good tradition, changing the face of the capital and expanding its musical environment. In August 2016, foreign participants of the festival “Spasskaya Tower” — orchestras from Greece, Slovenia, Japan, Mongolia — for the first time played in the squares of the Leningrad, Belarus, Paveletsky and Kazan stations. The orchestral marathon will not end with the performance of the Suvorovites — in the days of the main programs of the festival “Spasskaya Tower” the best military musical groups from other countries will join it.

A series of concerts “Music at the stations” — part of the additional festival program “Orchestras in Parks”, which is held on the eve of the main festival festivities and is designed to restore the past tradition of performing brass music in the open air. The main program of the main military music festival of the country “Spasskaya Tower” will be held on Red Square from August 26 to September 3.

Orchestra suvorovtse Military Music School is well known to the public — he performs at the most prestigious concert venues in Moscow, and since 1940 the company of drummers opens all military parades on Red Square. “Spasskaya Tower” takes an active part in the concert program. At the end of April the Suvorovs performed with great success on an unusual platform — in the front of the Kurskaya station of the Moscow metro.