Head and Artistic Director — Honored Artist of the Russian Federation Colonel Andrey Kapralov.
Conductors — Lieutenant Colonel Alexey Strenadko and Major Vladimir Kolovanov.
Chief Ballet Master — People’s Artist of the Russian Federation Gennadiy Minkh.
The Central Band of the Border Guard Service of the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation is one of the leading music ensembles of the Russian Federation. It is primary engaged in providing activities of the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation and supporting military ceremonies as well as takes part in leading social and cultural events both nationally and internationally.
Over years of its professional activities the group has grown into a big ensemble capable of performing different functions and solving the toughest artistic tasks. Some of the best pieces of Russian and foreign classical music and choreography make part of the band’s repertoire. The band closely cooperates with Russian state organizations and artistic unions, actively tours over Russia and abroad, records on radio and television as well as issues
The year 2018 celebrates the 100th anniversary of formation of the Border Guard Service and the 40th anniversary of creation of the Central Band of the Border Guard Service of the Federal Security Service of the Russian Federation.