Dmitry Medvedev expressed his condolences to the family and friends of famous singer Alla Bayanova.
“It was with great regret that I learned about Alla Bayanova’s passing,” the President’s message notes. “Her life was dedicated to the high purpose of bringing people joy through interaction with true art. Ms Bayanova had a rare, beautiful voice, and her mastery and heartfelt performances of Russian songs gained her recognition around the world.”
Alla Bayanova died today at the age of 97.