25 January 2016 in Moscow in the State Kremlin Palace took place the solemn opening of the opening ceremony of the XXIII international Christmas educational readings. This year the Readings are devoted to the theme "Tradition and innovation: culture, society, personality". The event was attended by Minister of culture of the Russian Federation Vladimir Medinsky, the speaker of the state Duma Sergei Naryshkin, first Deputy Chairman of the Federation Council Nikolai Fedorov, Plenipotentiary representative of RF President in the Central Federal district Alexander Beglov, first Deputy Minister of education and science of Russia Natalia Tretiak, Deputy foreign Minister Grigory Karasin, Moscow state University rector Viktor Sadovnichy. At the plenary meeting, also attended by members of the Holy Synod and the Supreme Church Council of Russian Orthodox Church, over a hundred bishops, almost all representatives of the dioceses, members of the Interreligious Council of Russia, foreign guests. After the official part was followed by a concert of artists.
On this day, all the best bands and artists have been with us - the Ensemble "RUSSIA", the Moscow Synodal choir, the Choir of Boris Tarakanov, irresistible Evgeny Malyshko and Olga Mehling, stunning Vasily Ladyuk, the inimitable Alexei Tatarintsev, unique Euclid kyurdzidis, charming, Zara, Alexey G. Kuznetsov, nice and talented "DOMISOLKA", Ivan Zhiganov and Olga Yudakhina, little children from the ballet the Nutcracker, the great legend and extremely timid woman Aleksandra Pakhmutova, the brass band of the Ministry of defense and Sergey Durygin. The concert opened with the amazing work of our famous composer Edward Artemiev "angel". Theater of sand showed the sand composition on the theme of Christmas in Russia and its history. Directors of the concert Oksana Shelest and Galina simonović. Producer Marina Nozdrachev.
Our videos of sand animation via the macropoker sand animation.