In the Moscow metro will host a jazz concert

© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova in fotobounce metro. Archival photoIn the Moscow metro will host a jazz concert© RIA Novosti / Natalia to Seliverstova the image Bank

Concert dedicated to the 95th anniversary of the Russian jazz will take place in the Moscow metro in the night of Saturday, reported the press service of the capital metro.

The festivities will start with a presentation of a series of books on jazz in the metro at the metro station «Vystavochnaya». Then on the station in the career center will show a documentary film of 1962, «benny Goodman in the USSR.» The movie tells the story of the first Grand tour of stars of American jazz in the Soviet Union.

And in the night from 29 to 30 September in one of the metro stations will take place a jazz concert. Before the guests will perform guitar duet Alexey Kuznetsov and Maxim Shibin, a large jazz orchestra Peter Vostokov, a LIGHT JAZZ ensemble and special guest Valery Syutkin.

«Night concert will be held in the framework of cultural and educational series «Night in the metro», one of our stations will be a real jazz platform, which will sound modern and classical musical composition,» — said the first Deputy head of metro Roman Latypov. He did not specify what station will host a concert.

On the occasion of the anniversary of the metro has released a themed tickets.

Birthday of Russian jazz is October 1, 1922, when in Moscow took place the first was a jazz concert.