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Kim Jong Il Enjoys "October Concert" Given by Unhasu Orchestra

Korean Central News Agency of DPRK via Korea News Service (KNS)

Pyongyang, October 6 (KCNA) -- General Secretary Kim Jong Il together with senior officials of the party, state and army enjoyed the "October concert" given by the Unhasu Orchestra on the occasion of the 65th birthday of the WPK.

Put on the stage were narration and female vocal solo "We Sing of the Party", chorus "Ever-Victorious Workers' Party of Korea", mixed trio and chorus "Our People Are the Master of Revolution", orchestra and chorus "For the Revolution", female vocal solos "Song of Love for People" and "Song of Pyongyang", male trio "Our Nation Is Best", orchestra "All People Are Beaming with Smile", mixed quartet "Do Prosper, the Era of the Workers' Party", narration and music "Song of Comradeship", chorus "We Will Never Forget Our Leader" and other colorful numbers.

Through the concert the performers sang high praises of the 65 years covered by the WPK winning one victory after another and the era of the great Workers' Party in which the Korean nation's long-cherished ideal and desire are becoming a brilliant reality and successfully reflected the heroic stamina and indomitable will of the army and people of the DPRK who are dashing ahead like the wind to accomplish the revolutionary cause of Juche and the cause of building a thriving nation under the leadership of the Party.

Kim Jong Il highly appreciated the success made by the performers and extended thanks to them, expressing great satisfaction over the fact that they presented the best concert rich in ideological contents and high in artistry as it truthfully represented the aspiration and desire of the Korean people.

Saying that over the past 65 years the WPK has recorded a worthwhile history of great changes and creations in the revolution and construction by leading the popular masses, he noted that the country has an immensely rosy future and the revolutionary cause of the DPRK is always sure to win one victory after another thanks to this guidance of the great Party.

He expressed expectation and conviction that the artistes would as ever conduct dynamic activities for art creation and thus powerfully encourage the army and people of the DPRK in the struggle to accomplish the cause of building a thriving nation.

Among the audience were Kim Yong Nam, Choe Yong Rim and Ri Yong Ho, members of the Presidium of the Political Bureau of the WPK Central Committee, Kim Jong Un, vice-chairman of the Central Military Commission of the WPK, Kim Yong Chun, Kim Kuk Thae, Kim Ki Nam, Choe Thae Bok, Yang Hyong Sop, Kim Kyong Hui, Kang Sok Ju, Pyon Yong Rip, Ri Yong Mu, Ju Sang Song and Hong Sok Hyong, members of the Political Bureau of the WPK Central Committee, Jang Song Thaek, Kim Yang Gon, Kim Yong Il, Pak To Chun, Choe Ryong Hae, Ju Kyu Chang, Ri Thae Nam, Kim Rak Hui, Thae Jong Su, Kim Phyong Hae, U Tong Chuk, Kim Jong Gak and Mun Kyong Dok, alternate members of the Political Bureau of the WPK Central Committee, members of the central leading organ of the WPK and the participants in the Conference of the WPK.

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