Seattle, WA, Russian dancers, balalaika, garmoshka, corporate event in Washington state
SSA Acoustics' corporate event took place on Friday, January 20th, 2012 in Seattle, Washington, exact address: 222 Etruria Street, Seattle, WA 98109. Dancers and musicians entertained Russian themed party for a few hours. The program of the music and dance performances included Russian folk song and dance "Kalinka", Russian folk song "Moroz", Russian song and dance "Metelitsa" (
"The Snowstorm"), Russian folk song "Kamarinskaiya" (balalaika solo, instrumental), Russian Gypsy Balalaika medley and dance (ÖÛÃÀÍÑÊÀß ÔÀÍÒÀÇÈß),
ÖÛÃÀÍÑÊÈÉ ÒÀÍÅÖ "Î×È ×ÅÐÍÛÅ"
, Russian folksong "Korobushka" ("Peddlers"), "Chardash" (balalaika solo, "×ÀÐÄÀØ" instrumetal), popular Russian song "Moscow Nights" ("ÏÎÄÌÎÑÊÎÂÍÛÅ ÂÅ×ÅÐÀ"), "Somewhere My Love" from Dr. Zhivago ("ÄÎÊÒÎÐ ÆÈÂÀÃÎ") motion picture,
popular Russian song Katyusha ("ÊÀÒÞØÀ"),
Russian folk song dance "Barynya" ("ÁÀÐÛÍß"),
Russian Gypsy song "Long Road" ("ÄÎÐÎÃÎÉ ÄËÈÍÍÎÞ
"), and other selections.
Concert at the Cascade Park Community Library, Vancouver, WA, December 5th, 2019
On Thursday, December 5th, 2019 Elina Karokhina and Mikhail Smirnov performed one hour free public concert at the Community Room of the Cascade Park Community Library, 600 NE 136th Ave, Vancouver, WA 98684. The Duo presented a program called "FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE - SONG, MUSIC, AND DANCES OF OLD RUSSIA". Performance included Russian, Cossack, Ukrainian, Russian Jewish, and Russuan Roma Gypsy songs, music, and dances. All instrumental numbers were performed on the traditional Russian instruments balalaika and garmoshka. Music selections included Sabre Dance from "Gayane" by Aram Khachaturian, Csardas by Vittorio Monti, "Moscow Nights", "Kalinka", "Long Road", "Two Guitars", "Meadowlands", Andreev's Waltz "Daydreams", Russian folk dance "Kamarinskaya", "Somewhere My Love" from "Dr. Zhivago" movie, "The Moon Is Shining Brightly", "The Peddlers", "Yablocko", "Ural Mountains Dance", "Angry Husband", "Dark Eyes", "Gypsy Roma Medley", Shostakovich's Waltz #2, "Valenki" (Felt Boots), and other selections. After the show Mikhail and Elina took some photos with kids and adults who attended the program.
Free public concert at the Cascade Park Community Library
Russian DJ, MC, Tamada, corporate event in Washington, Seattle
Russian DJ, MC-Tamada Mikhail and DJ Elina provided music and entertainment for mixed Russian-American corporate event on Friday, December 6th 2019 at the Willows Lodge, 14580 NE 145th St, Woodinville, WA 98072. Program of entertainment included lottery raffle and toasts. The music selections included Russian and American dance hits from 80-th, 90-th, 2000 and current.