Friday, February 28, 2020, 7:30 p.m.
Russian Renaissance modernizes the sound of traditional folk instruments, creating a fusion of styles and exploring techniques and genres in ways that often land well outside the bounds of the expected. The same is true of their expanded repertoire, which includes the works of Johann Sebastian Bach, Jean-Philippe Rameau, François Couperin, Sergei Prokofiev, Richard Galliano, Egberto Gismonti, and others.
Ivan Kuznetsov, balalaika
Anastasia Zakharova, domra/domra alto
Alexander Tarasov, button accordion
Ivan Vinogradov, balalaika contrabasso