10 May / 2018

On the «Music from the Soviet Era» concert

On May 10, 2018 Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Singapore Andrey Tatarinov and Russian diplomats visited «Music from the Soviet Era: Soviet Souvenirs» concert, which was for the third time organized at Esplanade Recital Studio by talented local musician Jeremy Lim and coincided with Victory Day in Russia (May 9). The concert was supported by the Russian Embassy and «Russian Club».

During the concert singers Alexandra Novicova, Leslie Tay and Oleg Karezin together with musicians from the Tango Sextet and Friends performed popular themes from Soviet movies and songs about the Great Patriotic War. The audience, both Russians and Singaporeans, stood to listen to the «Victory Day» song, which was performed at the end of the concert.

In his welcoming remarks Ambassador highlighted the special meaning of the day of the Great Victory for Russia and post-Soviet countries. He thanked the artists for their initiative and outstanding performance.