Thursday, May 10, 2018
The Balalaika and Domra Association of America (BDAA) will be in Valley Forge/Philadelphia, PA for their annual convention and festival concert July 15-21.
During this week, Russian Folk musicians from all over the world will convene in Valley Forge to participate in workshops consisting of musical instruction, performance, folk dancing, folk chorus, mini-concerts and cultural/language activities that will culminate in the Russian festival concert on Saturday, July 21, 2018.
The highlight of the concert will be the 80 person BDAA Russian Folk Orchestra directed by David Cooper. The concert will also include appearances by ensembles from across the United States and virtuoso soloists on the balalaika and domra instruments from Russia and Ukraine.