Sergei Sobyanin decided to perpetuate the memory of Kobzon, giving his name to the theatrical center on Dubrovka
To say goodbye to the performer received more than 6 thousand people
In the concert hall named after Tchaikovsky today received more than six thousand people, they said goodbye to a legend of the scene Joseph Kobzon. To Express condolences to the family of the singer and the Deputy arrived the first persons of the state — the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin and Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev, as well as famous colleagues on stage, including Alla Pugachova, Alexander Gradsky, Alexander Rosenbaum and many others. In total, according to law enforcement, which allowed the people to the tomb of the musician, it was more than six thousand people.
Sergei Sobyanin, who was present at the farewell ceremony, proposed to assign the theatrical center on Dubrovka the name of people's artist of the USSR Joseph Kobzon. The mayor noted that Joseph was involved in the rescue of hostages during the terrorist attack on the Dubrovka and "over all the years maintained contact with relatives of victims and victims."