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History of Red Army & Navy Choir Orchestra and Dance Ensemble

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The Russian Red Army & Navy Choir Orchestra and Dance Ensemble ("Les Choeurs et Ballets des Marins de L'Armee Rouge", "Coro, Orchestra e Balletto folkloristico dell’Armata Rossa", "Marinechor der Russischen Ostseeflotte") is one of the oldest military artistic groups in Russia. It was founded in 1939 in Leningrad (nowadays Saint-Petersburg).

The founders and the first chiefs of The Red Army & Navy Ensemble are the artistic director, professor of the Leningrad conservatory, composer O.S.Chishko, a chorus supervisor A.A.Melihov, the chief of an orchestra M.O.Polyanskiy, the dancemaker V.M.Chabukiani.

January 12, 1940 in Kronstadt the first concert of The Red Army & Navy Choir Orchestra and Dance Ensemble was held in the hall of the House of Naval fleet.

Since 1939 till 1946 The Red Army & Navy Ensemble was situated in Leningrad (1939-1940, 1941-1944) and in Tallin (1940, 1944-1946), during 1946-1948 - in Palminikken, during 1948-1953 - in Klaipeda. Since 1953 till the present time The Ensemble is based in Kaliningrad.

Per heavy years of Great Patriotic war (1941-1945) the personal structures of The Red Army & Navy Choir Orchestra and Dance Ensemble participated in a heroic defense of Moondzundskie islands. Together with the ships of the Baltic fleet The Red Army & Navy Ensemble broke from Tallin to Leningrad. All 900 days of blockade of Leningrad it was in the city, acting for the inhabitants and on an advanced. During the years of Great Patriotic war The Red Army & Navy Choir Orchestra and Dance Ensemble has given about 2.500 concerts. One third of actors perished by death of brave.


From the first numerous of performances after the war the concerts given by The Red Army & Navy Ensemble in the autumn of 1945 in occupied Germany are significant.The marshal of the Soviet Union G.K.Gukov was present on one of such concerts in Berlin. Having announced The Ensemble gratitude the marshal has noticed: «It is necessary to show the Baltik Ensemble to the Americans». The collective has twice acted in the American sector of Berlin with the large success.

The Russian Red Army & Navy Choir Orchestra and Dance Ensemble successfully took part in foreign friendly visits of the Russian Navy ships (more than 70 times), being by the art proxy representative of Russia abroad. For years of the existence The Red Army & Navy Ensemble has passed with concerts on all Russia, with performances has visited the countries: Germany, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Yugoslavia, England, Belgium, Denmark, Holland, France, Italy, Norway, Syria, Cuba, Sweden, Finland, Luxembourg... 

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Ансамбль песни и пляски Балтийского флота
Российская Федерация
236000 Калининград, 
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red-army@mail.ru
 
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Ансамбль песни и пляски дважды Краснознаменного Балтийского флота (хор, оркестр, балет) - один из старейших военных художественных коллективов России - основан в 1939 году в г.Ленинграде (ныне г.Санкт-Петербург).
С 1953 года по настоящее время ансамбль базируется в самом западном регионе России между Литвой и Польшей в г.Калининграде (бывший Кёнигсберг).
Ансамбль песни и пляски Балтийского флота за годы своего существования с концертами проехал по всей территории Российской Федерации и бывшего СССР, многократно принимал участие в зарубежных дружеских визитах кораблей Балтийского флота, с гастролями посетил многие страны Европы и Америки.
За период с 1993 года по настоящее время коллектив ансамбля с гастролями побывал в странах: Франция (более 10 раз), Норвегия, Швейцария, Польша, Бельгия, Италия, Монако, Соединенные Штаты Америки, Великобритания, Северная Ирландия, Германия.