MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
The Army of Culture international creative competition is a competition between professional performers and creative teams of the armed forces of the states participating in the International Army Games – 2021. The competition is held in order to strengthen friendship, comradeship and mutual understanding between the peoples and the armed forces of the countries participating in Army-2021, and cultural values of states.
June 9 at the Central House of the Russian Army named after M.V. Frunze hosted the grand opening of the competition.
This year, for the first time, artists from the show orchestra of the EMERCOM of Russia took part in the competition program. The best musicians, instrumentalists and vocalists demonstrated their skills in the Vocal Skills and Instrumental Genre nominations. The artists presented musical compositions about the heroic everyday life of firefighters and rescuers of the Russian Emergencies Ministry.
The performances of the artists are evaluated by an authoritative jury, which, in addition to Alexander Oleshko, includes the composer, People’s Artist of Russia Maxim Dunaevsky, soloist of the Bolshoi Theater, opera singer, Honored Artist of Russia Irina Bikulova, Head of the Cultural Programs Department of the Department of Culture of the Ministry of Defense of Russia, Honored Worker of Culture of the Republic of Tuva Olga Fuller, head of the musical department of the Central Academic Theater of the Russian Army, Honored Artist of the Republic of Tatarstan, composer Ruben Zatikyan, chief conductor of the State Orchestra “Gusliars of Russia” Honored Artist of the Russian Federation Maxim Yevtushenko, artistic director of the dance “Rendezvous” Evgeny Malyshko and other famous cultural figures.
According to the results of the competition, the best teams of the winner and the best artists will be determined.
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