Emir Kusturica, Rosguards orchestra, fireworks - “Heart of Eurasia” festival ended in Ufa
UFA, 17 June 2019. /Bashinform News Agency, Leila Aralbaeva/ translated by Tatiana Aksyutina/.
The “Heart of Eurasia” International Art Festival ended in Ufa. The warm and dry weather on the fourth night gathered a massive number of spectators in the Ufa amphitheater — the Ethnic-Park “Vatan”. The spectators were offered a grand gala concert with a very high-quality cast of artists, which traditionally was closed with fireworks.
In the first half of the evening, one of the best military art groups, the Exemplary Orchestra of the National Guard of the Russian Federation, performed for the guests of the festival. The head of the Rosguards Symphony Orchestra is our compatriot, Honored Artist of the Republic of Bashkortostan, Lieutenant Colonel Azat Shahmuhametov.
The multi-instrumentalist Ramil Gaizullin, the singer Malika Razakova, the finalist of the show “The Voice. Children ”Nazgul Otuzova, a participant of the TV vocal contest “Voice” on Channel One, Sharif, “Argymak ”,“Uzoritsa”,“Premier” groups, “Splash” drum and dance show performed with the orchestra.
The amphitheater became more and more crowded closer to the performance of the headliners of the evening — the famous Serbian director, actor and musician Emir Kusturica and the group “The No Smoking Orchestra”. The charismatic leader and his musicians filled the amphitheater with enthusiasm and energy. In the middle of the performance, the band’s soloist Emir Kusturica jumped off the stage and went into the crowd, greeting and talking to the Ufa townspeople.
“I really liked the holiday atmosphere! — admitted Emir Kusturica after the concert. “I believe that Eurasia is the future, especially as you have such a nature, such people, such resources.”
Kusturica invited everyone to subscribe to his Instagram and promised to return to Ufa again.