The 12th International Military Music Festival started in Moscow on August 23, Report informs citing the press service of the Defense Ministry of Azerbaijan. In the festival, in which Azerbaijan takes part for the first time, our country will be represented by the military band of the Military Academy named after Heydar Aliyev and the Song and Dance Ensemble of the Army Ideological and Cultural Center named after Hazi Aslanov.

According to the terms of the Spasskaya Tower Festival, which is considered one of the largest military music festivals, each team will be given six minutes. During this period, the orchestras will perform songs and march songs of the country represented by them and other peoples of the world.

The festival that is attended by over a thousand musicians, vocalists, and dancers, will last until September 1.