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Russian Central Military Orchestra Performs in Wonsan
Wonsan, June 30 (KCNA) -- The Central Military Orchestra of the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation gave a performance at the Songdowon Youth Open-air Theatre in Wonsan City of Kangwon Province Monday.

Among the audience were Won To Hui, chairperson of the Kangwon Provincial People's Committee, officials concerned, service personnel of the Korean People's Army and the citizens of Wonsan.

Watching the performance together with them was the military attache of the Russian embassy in Pyongyang.

The performance began with brass band overture of opera "Ruslan and Lyudmila". Put on the stage were saxophone solo "Chardash", trombone solo and other colorful numbers.

Brass bands "March for Victory of Songun" and "Friendship Waltz" composed by Chief Conductor Valery Khalilov, head of the military orchestra service of the Armed Forces of Russia, and male solo mesmerized the audience.

The mood revved up as Korean songs "Song of Comradeship" and "Attraction and Reverence" were played.

Meanwhile, the Kangwon Provincial People's Committee arranged a reception for the central military orchestra on the same day.

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