Young performers contest “Novaya volna”

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One of the most prestigious in Russia contests for young pop music performers is the contest “Novaya volna”, which took place in Yurmala, but moved to the Black sea shore: Sochi has become the new home of the event.

Annually in September on the mole of the sea port a huge stage is created and a viewing hall, the city is decorated with the symbols of the Novaya volna contest, Russian pop stars can be seen in restaurants, cafes and the promenade, in Sochi parks. Even those people, who have not managed to buy tickets for the evening concerts may hear the performances walking by the embankment.