In Yekaterinburg opened a sculpture in honor of Vladimir Vysotsky

© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise in photosangelina a composition devoted to the songs of Vladimir Vysotsky in Ekaterinburg, Russia. 24 July 2018In Yekaterinburg opened a sculpture in honor of Vladimir Vysotsky© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise the image Bank

Sculptural composition devoted to the songs of Vladimir Vysotsky opened in Ekaterinburg on the eve of day of memory of the artist, according to the business center «Vysotsky», the entrance to which is located an art object.

«The basis of the composition is the reel of film, made in human growth, which stretches nine-meter steel tape. On the ribbon, composing letters posted famous quotes from the works of Vladimir Vysotsky. According to the creators, the song is «talking» — quote will change depending on the situation in the country, important events in Yekaterinburg», — stated in the message.

The day of memory of Vladimir Vysotsky will take place in Ekaterinburg the all-Russia musical competition of young singer-songwriters «Vysotsky. Fest», according to the city administration. The first stage of the contest was held from June 25 to July 20. During this time any young musician, author or team can submit your music to the official website of the competition, having thus an application to participate. After listening to all the tracks submitted, the jury selected 20 teams in each of the Federal districts.

In Yekaterinburg, the finalists of the first stage brought before a competent jury. The experts will select 10 musicians who get the chance to perform at the festival «Invasion-2018» 4 and 5 August, said the mayor’s office.

© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise in photosangelina a composition devoted to the songs of Vladimir Vysotsky in Ekaterinburg, RussiaIn Yekaterinburg opened a sculpture in honor of Vladimir Vysotsky© RIA Novosti / Pavel to Listenpreise in photosangelina a composition devoted to the songs of Vladimir Vysotsky in Ekaterinburg

The actor, author and singer Vladimir Vysotsky was born on 25 January 1938 in Moscow. In 1960-1962 Vysotsky was an actor of the Moscow theatre named after A. S. Pushkin, in the years 1962-1964 played in the Moscow theater of miniatures. Since 1964, worked in the troupe of the Moscow theater of drama and Comedy on Taganka. Just at the Taganka Theater Vysotsky was played about 13 roles.

In addition to his work in theater and film, the actor was known as the author and performer of his own songs. Vysotsky’s songs was originally performed in a small circle, but soon, once on tape, they quickly scattered around the country and brought the actor a lot of popularity. Since 1965, Vysotsky sang from the stage. He has given over one thousand concerts in the USSR and abroad. In the second half of 1970-ies Vysotsky was often abroad, he has given concerts in France, USA, Canada and other countries.

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