BREWSTER, N.Y. -- Concerts Around the Corner at the Studio Around the Corner will host The World of the Italian Mandolin and the Russian Domra on Saturday, June 25 at 7:30 p.m.
The Russian Trio – an ensemble featuring Tamara Volskaya, Anatoliy Trofimov and Leonid Bruk will be joined by Nataliya Vsevolodskaya. The program is a journey through centuries and countries with two plucked instruments – the Italian mandolin and the Russian domra. Surviving throughout hard periods of history, these instruments have gained great popularity all over the world today.
The musical selections will show the wide range of these instruments in performing music from the Baroque to modern periods. The program will also include original compositions and arrangements by members of the ensemble. Tamara Volskaya is considered to be one of the leading contemporary performers on the domra. Together with her husband, Trofimov, she has organized “Russian Carnival”, a Folk Russian Instruments ensemble, which attracts audiences by emotional and festive performances.
The ensemble has performed at Avery Fisher Hall as part of the “Russian Splendor” program and in recital at the famous Weill Hall at Carnegie Hall. Tickets are $15 general admission; $5 students Call (845) 383 - 8330 or email TOSCAC2010@gmail.com for reservations for this series. The Studio Around the Corner is at 67 Main Street, Suite 101 in Brewster.
For more information on this and other events, visit this link.
Click here to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.