With the military song sung, the passion rose up high. In the evening of July 31st, ‘The Military Songs Dedicated to the Party, Welcoming the 19th CPC National Congress’ -- the chorus competition celebrating the 90th anniversary of the Army Day was held. County leaders attended the event, including Ye Bojun, secretary of county Party committee, Shangguan Guoming, deputy secretary of county Party committee and county head, and Lei Yikun, director of the standing committee of county NPC, etc..
Before the competition, Ye Bojun delivered a speech: with the joint efforts county-wide, the economy and society are developing in a good tendency, people’s well-being is constantly improved, and social undertakings develop comprehensively. Hopefully, the 18 teams in the singing competition tonight could demonstrate the solidarity of ‘Yunhe Iron Army’, the vigor of ‘Yunhe Iron Army’ and the drive of ‘Yunhe Iron Army’. Hopefully, by singing out the theme filled with passion and vigor, they could unite the county as a whole, create the atmosphere of striving for development unitedly, continue to spread the revolutionary spirit, inherit the honored tradition, actively participate in the construction of a ‘Fairy Tale Yunhe’ with order and sense of responsibility, and finally, welcome the successful opening of the 19th NPC with great achievement.
The singing competition began as the grand chorus The Army Song of Chinese People’s Liberation Army started as a prelude.
‘Old Yunhe, New Fairy Tale, whose singing is the most resonant!’ Red songs were like the sea, applauses was like waves, and red flags were like paintings. Centering the theme ‘Singing Songs of the Era, Building Yunhe Iron Army’, the teams kept singing classic songs one after another and the spot encountered multiple climaxes. Drum set, Sichuan Opera mask, Chinese drum, dancing fan... varieties of new stage properties and the dances from the teams also became a charm and an attraction of the whole competition.
The media team was vigorous with passionate tunes; the county education bureau team was special with different costumes and the red spirit... It was full of competing atmosphere on the stage, while it was filled with passion among the audience. Waves after waves of applauses and cheers came as the military songs sung out loud.
It is known that, the competition was co-sponsored by the propaganda unit and the armed forces unit of county Party committee, civil affairs bureau and bureau of culture, advertising & new media, and was undertaken by county cultural centre and county sports centre. It would award 3 gold prizes, 6 silver prizes, and 9 copper prizes, as well as 3 prizes for best organization, for best creation, and best vigor. (Yunhe County Government Office)