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The Exemplary band of the Honor Guard

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Country
Russia
Place
Main stage
Years of performances
2010 — 2018

The Exemplary Military Band of the Honor Guard

Major Pavel Gernets, Head of the Band.

Major Vladimir Petrov, Conductor of the Band.

Established on November 29, 1956, the Exemplary Military Band of the Honor Guard is the leading group providing music accompaniment during the Honor Guard ritual that involves solemn ceremony of meeting heads of states and governments as well as of official state and military delegations. The ceremony also features the participation of the Honor Guard of the 154 Preobrazhensky Regiment.

A plethora of significant monuments and memorials across the country had their opening ceremonies performed to the accompaniment of the Exemplary Military Band, including the grand reopening of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Moscow’s Alexander Garden in 2010.

In the past, the band performed at the opening ceremony of the 1980 Olympic Games and welcomed the world’s first cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin back to Earth from his journey in outer space.

SCHEDULE OF PERFORMANCES
Date Time Place
23 August 2019 20:00 — 22:30 Main stage
24 August 2019 20:00 — 22:30 Main stage
25 August 2019 20:00 — 22:30 Main stage
26 August 2019 20:00 — 22:30 Main stage
27 August 2019 20:00 — 22:30 Main stage
28 August 2019 20:00 — 22:30 Main stage
29 August 2019 20:00 — 22:30 Main stage
30 August 2019 20:00 — 22:30 Main stage
31 August 2019 20:00 — 22:30 Main stage
1 September 2019 12:00 — 14:15
20:00 — 22:30
Main stage
Main stage
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