[PAST EVENT] Alexander Tsygankov: Lecture on Russian Folk Music

April 20, 2018
Ewell Hall, Recital Hall
221 Jamestown Rd
Williamsburg, VA 23185Map this location
Alexander Tsygankov
Alexander Tsygankov

Alexander Tsygankov (professor, instructor, performer, composer, and arranger) of the Gnessins Academy of Music (GAM) in Moscow will be giving a lecture on Russian folk music. For 40 years, Tsygankov (Distinguished Artist of Russia) has enthralled audiences across Europe, the former Soviet Union, Asia, and the United States, with the sounds of his domra. A graduate of the highly esteemed GAM, former soloist and concertmaster of the Ossipov Orchestra, Sasha now brings his art to William & Mary as guest of the Russian Music Ensemble.