Parting with Hvorostovsky will be held on 27 November

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Danceparty in photobacteria singer Dmitri Hvorostovsky. Archival photoParting with Hvorostovsky will be held on 27 November© RIA Novosti / Alexei Danceparty the image Bank

Farewell to Opera singer Dmitri Hvorostovsky, who died in London, takes place on 27 November in the Concert hall of the Tchaikovsky Moscow state Philharmonic society, have informed RIA Novosti the head of «Helikon-Opera» Dmitry Bertman.

Hvorostovsky died in London on the night of Wednesday on 56-m to year of life after heavy long illness — he had a brain tumor. In the British capital, the singer lived with the family.

«Farewell to Hvorostovsky will be held on November 27 at the Tchaikovsky hall of the Moscow Philharmonic, presumably at 10:00,» said Bertman.

He said that the funeral will be at Novodevichy cemetery, the time will be known later.