27 January lifting date of Leningrad blockade


On January 27st. Petersburg honoring the important date: 73 years ago, Leningrad was released from the military invaders after the horrible 872 days of the blockade. Many events will be taken not far from the hotel Asteria, we invite you to visit them and to the memory of the heroes, all events free.

Concert "Olga Berggolts - voice of blockade Leningrad"
"Leningrad poems ", memories, passages from the book " the day the stars " Poetess Olga Berggol?ts in the performance of the actress Irina Stepanovoy.
The beginning of the concert: on 27, January at 18:00.
Address Metro Sadovaya, st. The Decembrists, 57, Museum-Apartment A.A. Block

"Candle of memory"
At 18:00, in the Anichkov palace hundreds of candleswill be lit, regardless of weather conditions. A minute of silence - under the sound of the metronome at the palais des light, and in the square lit hundreds of candles.
The beginning of the concert at 18.00
Address: Metro Gostiny Dvor, Nevsky prospect., 39

  Concert in Isaak cathedral. Choral Composition Rachmaninoff would sound together with Russian folk songs, the main songs of wartime and poems by Anna Akhmatova and Olga Berggol?ts. The music program will perform a concert choir of Saint Petersburg, a line of strong poems read honored artist of Russia vitaly gordienko.
The beginning of the concert at 19:00