The City Day
May, the 28th 2006 | Samara
On the 28th of June 2006 Samara was celebrating its 420th birthday and traditionally RusFil arranged a big gala concert on the main Kuybyshev Square.
Over 50 000 people gathered to see the concert. The concert started with the performance of the popular folk group Kalina, Samara Gorodok and the accordion duet “Bayan-Mix”
The second part of the concert included young talented bands Kurazh, Barbara, Anton Strizh and our guests from Kazan – an alternative band Volga-Volga.
The headliner of the concert was one of the most famous Russian singer – Oleg Gazmanov who used to study and started his career in Samara many years ago. Gazmanov hasn’t played in Samara for many years and in spite of the rainstorm which suddenly started, people were not about to leave.
The celebration was crowned by ferial fireworks.