The 2018 Music Festival has been launched!
On the opening day of the festival, the musicians arrived performed at the concert dedicated to the 160 th anniversary of Khabarovsk.
The Seventh Amur Waves International Military Music Festival is officially launched in Khabarovsk. A press conference dedicated to the opening of the festival was held at the Media Centre of the City Administration. Journalists asked questions related to the concert programmes, preparation for the festival, and use of national musical instruments in performances. The issue of the popularity of military music festivals and military bands’ concerts in the country and abroad was actively discussed.
More participants performing at the festival are scheduled to arrive in the course of two days, and on May 27 military bandsmen will march in a festive procession along the central street Khabarovsk and perform a big concert on Komsomolskaya Square. A total of 13 military bands comprising over 500 musicians from Russia, the European Union, Kazakhstan, and Mongolia, will give joy to the audience members and make them feel good. Tomorrow, May 26, the festival participants will congratulate residents on the 160 th anniversary of Khabarovsk and take part in a theatrical procession on Lenin Square. And at 16:00, the Khabarovsk Regional Musical Theater will host a solo performance of the Exemplary Band of the National Guard of the Republic of Kazakhstan with a program titled Amur Waves Kazakhstan.