Composer G.Purevdorj becomes Honored Citizen of Ulaanbaatar


State Cultural Merit Worker composer G.Purevdorj has become the 15th Honored Citizen of Ulaanbaatar on October 27.
In recognition of his many years of considerable work in Mongolian arts and culture and contributions to the education of Ulaanbaatar residents, Ulaanbaatar Mayor E.Bat-Uul and head of City Council D.Battulga presented him with the certificate and medal of an Honored Citizen.
D.Battulga said, “I would like to wish you a great success in your work and to thank you for composing artworks that are engraved in peoples minds.”
Upon receiving the prize, G.Purevdorj said, “It seems as though it was yesterday that I wrote ‘Ulaanbaatar’s Evening’ in 1985 and started my career as a composer. I am happy that the people are still listening to this song.”
He thanked the city administrators for naming him an Honored Citizen.

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