On February 23 Closing Ceremony of Sochi Olympic Winter Games 2014 took place.
The song “Olympic waltz” became a central composition of a great Closing Ceremony, music was written by Igor Krutoy and the lyrics – by Igor Nikolaev. It was rendered by a famous opera singer Hibla Gerzmava together with the country’s biggest combined Children Choir of Russia, it was directed by Valery Gergiev, a conductor and an art director of the Mariinsky Theatre. Two thousand children came to Sochi from all over Russia to take part in rendering this touching composition.
While the song “Olympic waltz”, that became the hymn of farewell to Sochi Winter Olympic Games 2014, was going there were the Games’ mascots – Hare, White Bear and Leopard at the stage.