In the gardens surrounding the Kremlin, near Lenin and Stalin's mausoleum, many young boys and girls have come to Moscow to participate in the important Sports' festival that takes place every year in july.
RUSSIAN - MOSCOW Friendship of Nation fountain - composed of 16 young gold maidens, each one representing one of the Soviet Republics and holding out their hand in friendship to embody the Soviet Union’s policy of peace to all nations.
Van Cliburn Funeral - made Cliburn famous: winning the first International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow in 1958, when he was just 23. At the height of the Cold War, the win by the pianist who grew up in Texas helped thaw the icy rivalry between the United States and Soviet Union. Cliburn played for every U.S. president since Harry Truman... Cliburn also used his skill and fame to help other young musicians through the Van Cliburn International Music Competition, held every four years.