Before visitors of an economic forum in St.-Petersburg group Pink Floyd
has acted as Part of the program of XII Sankt - the Petersburg economic forum there was Roger Waters`s concert - a bass - the guitarist and the vocalist of legendary group Pink Floyd - on Palace Square under Hermitage walls.
Considering not quite successful experience of last year when within the limits of a forum the concert of Robina Gibba from group Be Gees, Scorpions and actors of the Maryinsky Theater passed free of charge, present show has been arranged by a great number of conditions. “ free riders “ listened and looked from afar. Well and for those who wanted and it could appear more close to a scene, the hall with convenient armchairs - so-called vip - an orchestra has been built. A place “ with an armchair “ costed from three roubles to 15 thousand.
On a concert have come about 50 thousand townspeople and visitors of a forum. Palace Square could not contain all wishing to behold colourful show which was brought by Roger Waters. The concert beginning However, has been slightly saddened by a trick of local youth from among antiglobalists who tried to start in the sky a header by balloons Stop forum. Stop globalism. The action has broken “ for technical reasons “: spheres have got confused in wires, young men have disappeared in crowd. To pursue them gathered nobody.
“ Air “ the concert theme was supported also by the Roger Waters who has started in the sky an inflatable pig which is a symbol of its group.
the Part of spectators vip - an orchestra did not begin to wait concert end. Them, under the informal program of a forum, the solemn supper expected. Well and private soldiers “ free riders “ despite nakrapyvajushchy a rain, could take pleasure in music and special effects wholly.