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Austria: Piano prodigy dedicates Viennese take on 'Moscow Nights' to Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin and Federal Chancellor of Austria Sebastian Kurz witnessed a musical performance by a young pianist who played a song specially composed for the Russian leader, following their meeting in Vienna on Tuesday. SOT, Alma Deutscher, composer (German): "I would like to play a little fantasia for you. I wanted to compose something special for President Putin, but I didn't have enough time for that, because I learned about it [visit] only three days ago." SOT, Sebastian Kurz, Austrian Chancellor (German): "He [Vladimir Putin] speaks German very well, you can continue." SOT, Alma Deutscher, composer (German): "So I came up with a little fantasia, a very beautiful Russian song; I also added some elements of the Viennese waltz." SOT, Sebastian Kurz, Austrian Chancellor (German): "It's great for the Austrian-Russian Music Year." SOT, Alma Deutscher, composer (German): "Exactly." Subscribe to our channel! Video ID: 20180605 039 Video on Demand: Contact: Twitter: Facebook:



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