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Russian Spectacular

Dates to be announced

Back by popular demand!

Special guests include ‘The Russian Gypsy Queen’ Rita Kagan- bringing her unique, beautiful, soulful performance full of passion and emotions and one of most powerful, warm and mesmerising voices in Australia – Liobov Cosic singing traditional folk songs and Russian romances.

This huge lineup will also feature The Volatinsky Trio (a hit of Womadelaide 2013, with their Russian/Balkan-fuelled mix, featuring the 3 virtuosos: Lucy Voronov on cimbalom, Anatoli Torjinski – the ARIA-award winning cellist, and maestro Stephen Lalor on Russian domra and guitar), Bukhu – exotic Mongolian throat singer and horse head fiddle player, virtuoso accordionist and saxophonist Leonid Beshlei (from Lolo Lovina), acclaimed Russian violinist Leo Novikov (ex Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra), plus Alex Parkmen – an eclectic improvisational pianist, whose flawless high-velocity technique combined with charismatic artistry has thrilled audiences in Australia and abroad. 

Don’t miss this unforgettable feast of Gypsy, Russian, Balkan tunes and more at the Russian Club, Strathfield. 

 

Festival Summary

WHERE

The Russian Club Strathfield, Sydney

WHEN

Dates to be announced

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