The event was held at the Red Square from 1-8 September 2013. Its traditional participants are guards of honor escorting heads of states, and leading military orchestras, and other performing groups from and outside Russia.
The International Military Orchestra Music Festival was held at the Red Square from 1-8 September 2013. Its participants were guards of honor escorting heads of states, as well leading military orchestras and other performing groups from thirteen countries including Russia, altogether 15000 military band musicians.
The "Spasskaya Tower" International Military Orchestra Music Festival is a huge event that is held annually at the country’s main square pursuant to a presidential decree and with support of the Moscow City Government and under the auspices of a public council headed by A.D.Zhukov, Deputy Chair of the RF State Duma (Parliament).
This year the fifth that RSCC was sponsoring this spectacular show was timed with the City Day, one of the top international cultural events in the life of the nation’s capital.