The honorary title «Honored Artist of the Russian Federation» is awarded to concertmaster Alexander M. Kolesnikov and Leonid A. Chistyakov, artist of stage orchestra of the State Academic Bolshoi Theatre of Russia.
Lev V. Golovanov and Irina A. Moiseyeva, the ballet tutors of Igor Moiseyev State Academic Ensemble of Popular Dance, are going to be awarded The Certificate of Merit of the Russian Federation President for their contribution into the development of national culture and many years of fruitful work.
The staff of the Moscow State Chamber Choir is awarded a commendation by the President of the Russian Federation for the contribution into the development of Russian musical art and achieved artistic success. Gratitude is to be expressed to the artistic director of the choir Minin Vladimir Nikolayevich.
For merits in field of culture and many years of fruitful work Lebedev Nikolai Sergeevich, the artist of the State Academic Theater Mossovet, Moiseva Olga Igorevna, the ballet tutor of Igor Moiseyev State Academic Ensemble of Popular Dance, and Hodzhoyan Rudiy Enokovich, the orchestra member of Igor Moiseyev State Academic Ensemble of Popular Dance are distinguished by the President the Russian Federation.