Russia: Spasskaya Tower Military Music Festival closes with grand ceremony at Red Square

The official closing ceremony of the ninth International Military Music Festival 'Spasskaya Tower' took place at Moscow's Red Square, Sunday.
The closing ceremony featured performances by musicians from across the world, including such celebrated artists as French singer Mireille Mathieu, who has taken part in the ceremony for the eighth time.
The 2016 Spasskaya Tower International Military Music festival hosted 20 bands from 12 European and Asian countries. The festival, which was marked by a parade of the honour units of the heads of states and military music bands, ran in Moscow from August 27 to September 4, under the patronage of the Public Council.