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Russia Preparing for Winter Olympic Games in Sochi
In just 2 days a sea-resort town Sochi will become the world’s sports life centre: on February 7 the newly built Fisht Olympic Stadium will be site of the Opening ceremony of XXII Winter Olympic Games. There are 2 clusters of new venues constructed for Sochi Olympics: coastal cluster and mountain cluster.
70th Anniversary of Lifting the Siege of Leningrad. The Seventh Symphony
The Grand Philharmonic Hall of St. Petersburg has the Seventh Symphony by Shostakovich performed today. Dmitry Shostakovich’s Symphony # 7 was started in September 1941 in the besieged Leningrad. It was completed in December same year. The Symphony is the most acute and tragic, the most significant work by the composer.