The Alexandrov ensemble has prepared a jubilee concerts in Moscow and St. Petersburg

© Photo : Department of information and mass communications of the Ministry of defence Rossiyankami song and dance Alexandrov celebrates the 90th anniversary<img src="/wp-content/uploads/sites/5/2018/10/2d1818c84a2046e8b092078ace2f9fba.jpg" alt="The Alexandrov ensemble has prepared a jubilee concerts in Moscow and St. Petersburg” />© Photo : Department of information and mass communications of the Russian defense Ministry

Academic song and dance ensemble of Russian army named after A. V. Alexandrov has prepared four major concert in honor of his 90th birthday in Moscow and St. Petersburg, said in an interview with RIA Novosti artistic Director of the ensemble Colonel Gennady Scenic.

The birthday ensemble is considered to be 12 Oct 1928 – then took place the first performance of a team of 12 people in the Central house of the red Army. By the mid-30s in the ensemble consisted of up to 300 people, and his fame went far beyond the Soviet Union. Now the ensemble includes 280 people, it includes orchestra, male choir and ballet.

«The whole concert season 2018-19 we are under the banner of the 90th anniversary of the ensemble. Dedicated to the anniversary concerts held in several Russian cities, as well as four concerts in Moscow and St. Petersburg, the first of which took place on 5 October at the Concert hall named after P. I. Tchaikovsky Moscow state Philharmonic society», — said Scenic.

Now the ensemble is preparing for the concert, which will take place on 15 October at the Bolshoi theater, October 28, will be performing in the Central concert hall «Russia», and on 10 November in the Big concert hall «Oktyabrsky» in Saint-Petersburg.

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