Date: 10 months ago   Category: Society

Hvorostovsky's ashes were put in his monument in Krasnoyarsk

The capsule with ashes of Dmitry Hvorostovsky who has died last year the opera singer from Krasnoyarsk became a part of the basis of a monument in his honor. The press service of the government of Krasnoyarsk Krai has explained to journalists that, according to the will, Hvorostovsky after death has been cremated, and have buried a part of his ashes in Moscow. The singer asked to leave the rest on the homeland. – Today in Krasnoyarsk have established a foundation stone in the basis of future sculpture in memory of the people's artist of Russia Dmitry Hvorostovsky. The stone was established in the square located on the lower tier of the Krasnoyarsk state institute of arts. In his basis the capsule with ashes of the opera singer has been put. The location of a stone and placement of the capsule have chosen at the request of parents and the widow, – have told TASS in the press service. Dmitry Hvorostovsky was the honored artist of Russia. He has died on November 22, 2017 from an oncological disease. At the time of death he was 55 years old. Photo: TASS to Share: Dmitry Hvorostovsky Krasnoyarsk monument ashes