On May 9, 2020, during the International Online Music Marathon for the largest number of performers of the musical composition “Victory Day”, dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Great Victory, a Russian Book of Records registered a new record: 12,456 people took part in the Music Marathon.
The record is listed in the Russian Book of Records. Residents from more than 360 cities and towns of the Russian Federation took part in the project. More than 100 participants of the Marathon sent video songs from 29 countries. The song was translated and performed in 13 national languages. The age of participants ranged from 2 to 97 years.
Each participant will get a personal Certificate of the Online Music Marathon. 75 best performers will be invited to participate in TV and concert events as part of the all-Russian Action “The Great Fatherland’s Sons”.
The organizers - the Oleg Lundstrom Foundation, the Yekaterinburg City Administration, Channel One, VID TV Company, the Assembly of peoples of Russia, the Eurasian Peoples’ Assembly, the Russian Book of Records - thank everyone for their support and note: “The implementation of this online event contributes to honoring the heroic past, ensuring national emotional elation and creating a space of historical memory, which united the participants of the event as heirs of a common Victory. Thank you for being with us!”