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USU choir of students and teachers participates in the Anthem Day event in St. Petersburg
The all-Russian campaign was held at the Gazprom Arena stadium on September
1 and was timed to coincide with the 75th anniversary of the
creation of the musical piece that the Russian anthem is based on. The
participants set a record for the largest live performance of the anthem of the
Russian Federation. He was sung by a choir of 40 thousand people, accompanied
by an orchestra of 8 thousand musicians.
To participate in the “Anthem Day” event in St. Petersburg, participants came from 85 regions of the country. The choir included both professional performers and youth, non-governmental organizations, volunteers, football fans and spectators. Famous domestic actors, TV presenters and public figures sang the anthem together with all. You could join the action online from anywhere in the world using a special mobile application.