From Baikal to Brazil

  • November 24, 2019
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  • Kenmore Performing Arts Theater
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  • Arlington, Virginia
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  • Music


From Baikal to Brazil

The Washington Balalaika Society will feature MUSALLIANCE with two extraordinary musicians, Peter Omelchenko (domra) and Anna Kusner (guitar). The audience will also be treated to another stunning performance by WBS's Balalaika Concertmaster, Andrei Saveliev.

MUSALLIANCE is an exciting new string duo offering virtuoso interpretations of classical, international, and folk favorites. Both Peter and Anna are exceptionally talented soloists and when they come together their musical brilliance is magnified, and musical magic fills the air! Their latest CD, Fantasy for Two, was just released.

Musical selections in "From Baikal to Brazil" span a wide geographical area. "A Tale of Lake Baikal" captures haunting images of Russia's Lake Baikal and Milhaud's "Brasileira"' reflects the rousing, bustling sound of Brazil. Svetlana Nikonova, Conductor and Artistic Director, is a graduate of Rimsky-Korsakov Conservatory, St. Petersburg, Russia.


Times: 3:00 PM    Tickets: Adult: $25.; Senior: $20.; Student: $15.; children 12 and under free    Phone: 7035365785    Website    Email

Kenmore Performing Arts Theater
200 South Carlin Springs Road, Arlington, 22204


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