In the Capital of Culture started the international song contest «Song of our victory,» dedicated to the coming anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War.
Together with his colleagues estimate the stellar work of the participants will maestro Mikhail Turetsky.
Top competition was preceded by a press conference at the Committee on Culture with the participation of Turetsky. According to him, the last major war song «Victory Day» was written by David Tukhmanov in 1975. «Where are these songs? We need a new cascade of songs that draw attention to the feat! «- Says the People’s Artist of Russia Mikhail Turetsky. His father spent the entire war in Leningrad. «Dad, whenever possible, to come back here, and I think this city native,» — said the founder and producer of the art group «Turetsky Choir» and promised to stimulate familiar composers to participate in the St. Petersburg competition.