On July 12, 2018, the XI All-Russian festival «The keepers of heritage of Russia» was held. It became the landmark in the career of Grand Melody Orchestra. At the concert Grand Melody Orchestra first appeared on the big stage. Having presented the modern interpretation of classical folk Russian compositions, such as “Kalinka”, “Ochi chernie”, etc., the Orchestra amazed the jurors and won the Grand Prix of the festival. This triumph started the creative career of the most unusual Russian folk orchestra.