Temporarily acting governor of the Pskov region Mikhail Vedernikov held a working meeting with the people's Artist of Russia, founder and leader of the "Turkish choir" Mikhail Turkish. According to the Pskov News Feed in the press service of the regional administration, the conversation took place on Monday, February 19, before the next concert of the musical collective in Pskov. They discussed the possibility of implementing joint musical projects, in particular, talked about the "Song Festival", which was born in the year of the 25th anniversary of the choir. The format of the event is street folk karaoke.
For three years the holiday has passed in 50 cities of Russia and Kazakhstan, having collected in total more than 3 million participants. "The strength of this story is that people can come to the holiday for free. Such events charge special energy, give a sense of unity and cohesion, bring people good and joy, "-said the musician. Also in the framework of the Working meeting Mikhail Turkish noted the positive changes that have taken place since his last visit to the Region. "I am not here for the first time, and I am very glad that I came here on a good road, nowhere shaking. Besides, I see that Pskov itself is a city of military glory, old and historical-it looks good and transforms, so it works here, "he said.
Acting of the Governor Mikhail Vedernikov thanked Mikhail Turkish for his attention to the region and noted that the administration of the oblast pays great attention to the development of culture and art. "There are a lot of events on the territory of the region, but we are certainly interested in the expansion of the cultural poster, which will allow to diversify the leisure of the residents of the region, and to attract additional number," he said and expressed hope for the continuation Work together.
The head of the region also wished the artist and his team successful performances and grateful listeners.