FOREIGN MINISTER MEETS WITH THE AMBASSADOR OF THE PHILADELPHIA ORCHESTRA
H.E.Mr.Ts.Munkh-Orgil, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Mongolia met with Mr. Vladimir Petrovic, Ambassador of the Philadelphia Orchestra, on October 24th, 2016 in Ulaanbaatar.
Minister Ts.Munkh-Orgil expressed readiness to provide full support for organizing the upcoming concert by the Philadelphia Orchestra in June 2017 in Ulaanbaatar on the occasion of 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Mongolia and the USA.
Ulaanbaatar city Mayor’s office has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Orchestra earlier this year in Washington DC and brought this opportunity for its citizens to enjoy the world class music performances.
The 135 members of the Orchestra will perform one outdoor and several indoor concerts on 2-6 June 2017, as well as meet local music students, professors, industry professionals, and engage in people-to-people activities, workshops and seminars.
Established in 1900, the Philadelphia Orchestra is duly considered one of the “Big Five” orchestras in the USA and has performed in numerous cities around the globe in its rich history.