Servicemen of orchestra of Border Guard Troops won second place at the army song festival
From 9 to 15 April, in accordance with the work plan (2019) of Council of Commanders of Border Guard Troops, XXII festival-competition of the army song “For faith! For Motherland! For love!” took place in Sochi and the officers of the military orchestra of the Border Guard Troops of the NSS of the RA won second place of honor and were awarded diplomas and cups. The servicemen of orchestra presented the Armenian folk song and a song called “Farewell”, the author of the words and music is major Vachagan Grigoryan, senior officer of the analytics and planning department of the NSS of the RA. Professional teams and individual singers of border agencies took part at the festival of the Republic of Armenia, the Republic of Belarus, the Republic of Tajikistan, the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Kyrgyz Republic and the Russian Federation. The army song festival has become a unique school for talented singers, professional authors and musical groups.
The organizers of the competition sent a letter of gratitude to colonel Vagհinak Sargsyan, commander of Border Guard Troops of the NSS of the RA, for the assistance of the participation in the competition program and for the professionalism of the vocal-instrumental orchestra of Border Guard Troops of the NSS of the RA.
The participation of creative teams of border agencies at the festival serves to strengthen international cooperation, popularize the army song and promote the cultural traditions of the peoples of the Commonwealth member states.
Congratulations to our servicemen for the worthy victory!