[PAST EVENT] Russian Folk Music Concert

March 28, 2013
Andrews Hall, Room 101
605 Jamestown Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
A talented and prolific trio named Zolotoi Plyos will perform. Zolotoi Plyos consists of three musicians, Alexander Solovov, Elena Sadina, and Sergeui Gratchev, who met at the conservatory in Saratov and who now are students of the Royal Carillon Academy in Mechelen, Belgium. They perform authentic Russian folk music from the villages in costume, both a capella and with instrumental accompaniment on over 20 authentic folk instruments (dutki, treshchetki, lozhki, balalaiki, garmoshki, etc.). The name of the group refers to a stretch on the Volga River. Co-sponsored with the Global Studies and Literary and Cultural Studies.
This event is free and open to the public.