On March 8 and 9, Chris de Burg will give solo concerts in the State Palace in the Moscow Kremlin. As the organiser of the concerts said during a press conference, songs from Chris' Notes from Planet Earth album, also Lady in Red and Moonlight and Vodka would be included. According to Yuri Fedorov, the Director of the Parter (Parterre) company, this first in four years appearance of Chris de Burg in Moscow is part of his European tour. On March 6, Chris will sing in Tallinn, March 7 - in St. Petersburg, then March 8 and 9 - in Moscow. On March 10, the singer is expected in Warsaw.
In Moscow, Chris de Burg and 5 accompanying musicians will stay in the National hotel. The programme of his two-day-long stay has not been disclosed. Mr. Fedorov said, 'We will try and assure Mr. de Burg will see everything in Moscow he wants and can make in two days'.
Tickets to Chris de Burg's concerts are priced between $5 and $200.
Near the United Nations Glass Palace in New York, there is a metallic sculpture entitled "Evil Defeated by Good", representing Saint George transfixing a dragon with his lance. It was donated by the USSR in 1990 to celebrate the INF Treaty concluded with the USA in 1987