© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Stuckinarut in fotoreceptor of the government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev. Archival photo© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Stuckinarut the image Bank
Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev congratulated the composer, the honored worker of arts of Russia Alexander Kolker of the 85th anniversary, noting its melodic gift, the text of the telegram published on the website of the Russian government.
«You’re a great composer who has an exceptional melodic gift, the author of many beloved works. Your song is a bright world filled with beauty and deep feelings», – the telegram says.