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Balalaika alto for sale

Live balalaika music every night in New York City

Russian music Red Army Balalaika duo led by balalaika virtuoso Elina Karokhina and Mikhail Smirnov (vocals, guitar, garmoshka) play every night starting around 7PM at Nasha Rasha NYC, one of the ten best Russian restaurants in New York City, 4 West 19th Street, New York, NY 10011. For reservations call 212-929-4444.
 
The Alto Balalaika is available for sale. The instrument was handmade in Russia from between the years 1947 and 1953. It has 18 frets and can be played either as an alto or a sucunda depending on how you tune it. The tone of the instrument is of good to excellent quality and it holds it tuning well. The asking price is 200 Euros for the Balalaika plus shipping and packaging.

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The Balalaika Tutorial online

Famous Russian balalaika virtuoso Alex Siniavski have released an online version of his best selling The Balalaika Tutorial DVD. You can get it at his website www.iBalalaika.com. Below you can see two samples - short intro into the course, and lesson 6 - tremolo.

Balalaika Lessons Tutorial DVD Intro

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Balalaika Lesson 6 - Tremolo

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The full list of Balalaika Lessons

1. Introduction 2. Tuning 3. Strumming 4. Thumb Pizzicato 5. Pizzicato Vibrato 6. Double Pizzicato 7. Single Pizzicato 8. Tremolo 9. The Rolls 10. Left Hand Position 11. Learning a Song 12. Scales 13. Basic Chords 14. The Folk Balalaika

Free sample from The Balalaika Tutorial online

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Balalaika lesson 2 - Tuning
Balalaika lesson 3 - Strumming
Balalaika lesson 6 - Double Pizzicato
Balalaika lesson 8 - Tremolo

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Handmade balalaika

balalayka Balalaika ("Belly Scratcher") made by craftsmen from Moscow Aleksandr Zhukovski: "I make musical instruments since 1990. Design and shape of my instruments are based on archeologycal discoveries from Velikiy Novgorod and museum samples. I started to make instruments for myself at first. After a while I started getting orders for different pieces from musicians and folk groups in Russia and overboard. I also teach classes on Russian traditional folk instrumental music. Russian folk ensembles "Kazachiy Krug", "Drevo", "Yakhont Lazorevy", "Vetka", one of groups of D. Pokrovski (theatre on Taganka) are using guslis, liras and gudoks made by me"... read more

Balalaika cats dressed in Russian folk costumes

Russian folk costume designer Svetlana Gavrilova has made a set of black cats dressed in Russian costumes with balalaikas. To view all photos you may need to join the Balalaika Group on Google Network.

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Balalaika players, soloists and ensembles

Balalaika virtuoso Alex Siniavski from Philadelphia,  Pennsylvania
  Balalaika virtuoso Alex Siniavski from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

New York Balalaika Orchestra
  New York Balalaika Orchestra performs at Russian Orthodox weddings, fundraising balls, large scale social events, Doctor Zhivago style corporate parties.

Russian Balalaika Duo
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Chicago Cossacks
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Brooklyn Balalaikas
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Russian Band
  New York Russian folk music band specialty is Russian folk music and songs. All RUSSIAN BAND members are top professional musicians. Choice of Gypsy, Ukrainian, Russian (2 different sets) and Cossack costumes. Extended repertoire. Formal concert, background music or music for dancing party. Our main instruments are balalaika, domra, bayan, garmoshka (Russian button accordion), Gypsy guitar, classic guitar, contrabass balalaika, cello and vocals.

Brooklyn Klezmer Music Band
  Old Red Wine - Klezmer, Yiddish, Russian dixieland band from Brooklyn, New York. Artistic Director Shlomo Leiderman.

Balalaika Russian Dance and Music Trio
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Russian Balalaika and Garmoshka Duo
  Russian Balalaika and Garmoshka Duo - Sasha Ressetar (balalaika), Mikhail Smirnov - guitar, garmoshka, vocals.

Balalaika virtuoso Sasha Ressetar
  Sasha (Alexander) Ressetar - balalaika virtuoso from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

Balalaika prime Simon Lemberskiy
  Balalaika soloist Simon Lemberskiy from Brooklyn, New York.

Balalaika virtuoso Lev Zabeginsky
  Balalaika virtuoso Lev Zabeginsky from New York City.

Balalaika contrabass Leonid Bruk
  Leonid Bruk - Brooklyn based contrabass-balalaika player.

New York Balalaika Duo
  New York Balalaika Duo - balalaika player Lev Zabeginsky and Mikhail Smirnov (vocals, garmoshka, guitar).

Kalinka Duo: Sergey Vashchenko-balalaika, Vladimir Kaliazine-bayan, Austin, TX
  Kalinka Duo - Sergey Vashchenko-balalaika, Vladimir Kaliazine-bayan from Austin, TX.

Sergey Vashchenko
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Balalaika stooges
 
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Brighton Beach Menestrels
  Brighton Beach Menestrels.

The Balalaika Russe. Photo by Martin Koenig
  The Balalaika Russe - Russian balalaika band photos and story.

Tum Balalaika
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Russian music ensembles

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Vasily Romany Gypsy band from New York
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Miru Mir, Chervova
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Via Romen
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5GRAND.US
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Tum Balalaika
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Russian traditional dance and music program
 Russian traditional dance and music program NY, NJ, CT, PA, MD designed for smaller budget venues with limites space for the dancing. 3 dancers, 1 musician. video

San Fransisco Balalaikas
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TRIO

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NEW YORK RUSSIAN DANCE AND MUSIC TRIO
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Cossack Spirit
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Kozak Family Trio
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Balalaika Russian Dance and Music Trio
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Traditional Russian, Cossacks, Gypsy and Ukrainian music and danceTrio from Brooklyn, New York
  Brooklyn Cossacks music and dance trio from New York. video

Brooklyn Balalaikas
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Chicago Cossacks   Chicago Cossacks - Russian music and song ensemble from Chicago, Illinois. video

Russian Balalaika Duo   Russian Balalaika duo from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Alex Siniavski - balalaika, Mikhail Smirnov - guitar, garmoshka, vocals. video

Russian Gypsy Guitar Violin Duo   Russian Gypsy Guitar Violin Duo from New York, New York performs Russian, Gypsy, Ukrainian, Moldovian, Hungarian music and songs. Sergei Pobedinski - guitar, vocals, Valeriy Zhmud - violin. video

Gypsy Violin Duo  Gypsy Violin Duo Nina and Isaac Danchenko from Brooklyn, New York. video

Russian dance and music duo
 Russian Dance & Music Duo from New York performs in traditional costumes. Program of Russian Cossack Ukrainian and Tsygansky (Russian Gypsy Roma) folk songs, music and dances. Affordable price. video

Kalinka Duo  Kalinka Duo - Sergey Vashchenko- balalaika, Vladimir Kaliazine- bayan, Austin, TX.

Russian Gypsy 7-string guitar   Timofeyev and Kolpakov Russian Gypsy 7-string guitar duo performs traditional music, songs and dances of the Russian Roma (Gypsy) tradition, ancient Gypsy melodies, heartfelt lyrical romansy, accompanied by the Russian Gypsy 7-string guitars. Oleg Timofeyev holds an M.A. in Early Music Performance from the University of Southern California (1993), and a Ph.D. in Performance Practice from Duke University (1999). Lead guitarist and artist of the Moscow Gypsy Theater Romen, Vadim Kolpakov has been steeped in the tradition from childhood, plays the Russian 7- string guitar, sings and dances.

Russian Brides
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New York Balalaika Duo
  New York Balalaika Duo - balalaika player Lev Zabeginsky and Mikhail Smirnov (vocals, garmoshka, guitar).

GROUPS BASED IN RUSSIA

Rostov Don Cossacks
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Svetlana Smirnova and Yury Selivanov  Svetlana Smirnova and Yury Selivanov - Honored performers of Russia - Moscow, Russia. video

Kid's parties in Moscow, Russia
  Kid's parties in Moscow, Russia

Tryn-Trava
  Tryn-Trava - Russian Folk group from Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Zabava
  Zabava - Russian folk ethnographic group from Saratov, Russia.

Russian song ensemble SVETOCH
  SVETOCH - Russian folk song and music ensemble.

TWIX
  Twix - show group from Moscow, Russia.

Yarmarka
  Yarmarka - Russian song and dance show from Saint Petersburg, Russia. video

Groups and ensembles that are not available for hire

Misha and Natasha From Russia   Misha and Natasha from Russia

"Brighton Beach Menestrels"   Brighton Beach Menestrels

Russian Balalaika and Garmoshka Duo  Russian Balalaika and Garmoshka Duo

The Balalaika Russe. Photo by Martin Koenig   The Balalaika Russe

Balalaika stooges
 
Balalaika Stooges

"Moscow Gypsy Army"   Moscow Gypsy Army

Russian Gypsy Duo   Vadik and Anna

Used domra for sale in Philadelphia, PA, Pennsylvania, USA.$400

Used domra for sale. Philadelphia, PA, Pennsylvania, USA, $400
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