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Sunday, November 28th, 2021, 6pm. 86 street/Amstredam. Skazka with Edward 917-371-2297. Elina (balalaika), Alisa-медведь
 
Friday, November 26, 2021, 2:30pm-11:30pm. Yana and Vladimir Belov's wedding in Florida at W Hotel, 401 N Fort Lauderdale Beach Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33304. 40 гостей. speaker for outside, speakers for inside, smoke machine. Wedding Planner Alma: 305-608-7809. 3:30 Guest Arrive. 4:00-4:30 Ceremony (мы ставим музыку и микрофон), 5:00-6:00 Cocktail Hour at the Lawn, Sunset Pics for Bride and Groom, 6:10pm Bride and Groom Entrance/ First Dance, 6:15 Bride and Grandfather Dance, 6:18 Mother and Son Dance, 6:20 Salad, 6:35 Speeches: Mother of the Bride (Oxana), each 3 min Grandfather of the Bride (Vladimir), Grandmother of the Bride (Olga), Groom's Parents (Olga and Alexander) Catering to Stop. 6:50-7:20 Dance Set (Games). 7:20 Entree is Served Vendor Meals. 7:50 Speeches: Arina (MOH) and Shakh (BM), 8:00 Cake Cutting Announced, 8:05 Bouquet Toss. 8:10 Garter Pull and Toss. 8:15 Garter and Bouquet (Third Step), 8:20- 10:00 Last Dance Set till 11:30pm


Sunday, November 21, 2021. Lina concert with washington balalaikas. Program of the show: SETLIST – WINTER DREAMS – NOV. 2021
November
Russian Winter
Step da Step
Dance of the Tumblers – Peter
Russian Dance (Tchaikovsky) – Peter
Flight of the Bumblebee – Peter – unannounced encore
Sviridov Suite
Troika
Waltz
Romance
Military March
……………..

December/Sviatki
The Entertainer
Vinyat menya v narode – Elina
Valenki (Woolen Boots) – Elina
Shutochnaya – Elina – unannounced encore
The Nutcracker
Sugar Plum Fairy
Chinese Dance
Reed Flutes
Trepak (Russian Dance)
Waltz of the Flowers
Kalinka
Those Were the Days – unannounced encore
Bright Moon
 
Saturday, November 20th, 2021 from 10pm to 10:30pm. Barynya dancers at Baku Palace, 2001 Emmons Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11235. Anna's husband Michael's Birthday Celebration. Eight dancers of Barynya ensemble will perform several dance routines (Moldavian, Jewish, Gypsy, Ukrainian, Russian). Contact: Anna atrknch yahoo.com, 646-258-6798
 
Saturday, November 20th, 2021. Elina Karokhina performance with Washington Balalaika Orchestra
 
Saturday, November 20th, 2021, 7-11pm. Mikhail Smirnov and Lev Zabeginsky (balalaika) at Hot Potato House Brooklyn


 
Friday, November 19th, 2021, 7:30pm. Генеральная репетиция Вашингтонского Общества Балалайки
 
Friday, November 19th, 2021, 4pm. 960 Nicholas Circle SE, Vienna, VA 22180. Jane Purcell. 703-938-3205.
 
Thursday, November 18, 2021, 7-10pm. Barynya Balalaika Duo at the 3BR Distillery in Keyport, New Jersey.


Wednesday, November 17th, 2021. Barynya duo at the Anyway Cafe NYC


Saturday November 13, 2021. 4 bottle dancers at the wedding in Russian Tea Room, 150 W 57th St, New York, NY 10019. Showtime: 8:30pm or 9:00 pm (give or take 15-20 min)
 
Saturday, November 13, 2021. 4 bottle dancers at the Beth Menachem Chabad, 349 Dedham Street, Newton, MA 02459. Contact: Janyce, (text) 781-799-0601, JGproRDH rcn.com
 
Friday, November 12th, 2021, 9pm - 12 midnight. Barynya Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe Brooklyn.


 
Thursday, November 11, 7-10pm. Barynya Balalaika Duo at the 3BR Distillery in Keyport, New Jersey.


 
Monday, November 8, 2021, 11:59PM. PHX to EWR. Arrival: 6:32 AM. Phoenix to Newark. AA 2156 Boeing 737-800 Flight arrives Tuesday, November 9, 2021 Seat 22A Standard, Window Seat 22B Standard, Center
 
Sunday, November 7th, 2021, 2pm. Barynya in Wickenburg Community Center, 160 N. Valentine, Wickenburg, Arizona 85390. Misha, Lina, dancers Pavel Getman, Viktoriia Lazareva.


 
Saturday, November 6, 2021, 3pm. Super 8 by Wyndham Wickenburg AZ, 1021 N Tegner St, Wickenburg, AZ 85390. phone 928-684-0808 Confirmation number 86743ED024468. The account number is 921-280887.
 
Sat, Nov. 06, 2021. 8pm. Enterprise car rent pickup. Phoenix Sky Harbor Intl. 1805 E Sky Harbor Cir S, Phoenix, AZ USA 85034. Enterprise confirmation number is 1529368796. Drop-off Mon, Nov. 08, 2021
 
Saturday, November 6, 2021, 3:59 PM. EWR to PHX arrival 6:45 PM Newark to Phoenix AA 1986 Boeing 737-800 Seat 21E Standard, Center Seat 21F Standard, Window Class: Economy (Q)
 
Friday, November 5th, 2021, 7 - 10pm. RNA Ball at The Union Club is on the corner of Park Ave. and 69th street in New York City. The club requires proof of Covid vaccine and ID. We would like to have the Balalaika Trio and four dancers. The Balalaika trio should play during the evening. We are planning on having the performance around 8 P.M. for at least 15 – 20 min. Contact: Olya olgamik verizon.net. The event starts at 7P.M. That is when the musicians will start playing. The first performance will be at 8 P.M. The second performance, once the dancers change costumes should start around 8:45 P.M. The event ends at 10 P.M. so that will be the end of the music. Bruk, Lina, Misha, Alisa, Tsyganok, Maria Klyuch, Tulinov
 
Friday, November 5th, 2021, 4pm. Wedding Ceremony at the Ladies Pavillion, Central Park NYC, W. 77th St &, West Dr, New York, 10024. Contact: Brian Gee-Shepherd bgsunlimited gmail.com, 917-881-7621. Wedding minister Alisa
 
Thursday, November 4, 2021, 7-10pm. Barynya Balalaika Duo at the 3BR Distillery, 7 Main Street, Keyport, New Jersey 07735.


 
Saturday, October 30th, 2021, 7:30pm-2am. Party at the Noble Nest. DJ Alisa, singer Katyusha.
 
Saturday, October 30th, 2021, 1pm setup. 2-8pm. Wedding. 6 Emerald Lane, Swan Lane, Swan Lake, NY 12734. $1500. Contact: Alexandra, 347-972-4250 (cell/text), email: alexielnet gmail.com DJ Elina, MC-tamada Misha, DJ Victor, 2 dancers.
 
Friday, 29-ое октября, 5 вечера. Леня, Слотсбург. 201-245-0480. Хелловин, куча детей. игры. {Misha, Lina, Alisa}
 
Thursday, October 28, 2021. Barynya Balalaika Duo at the 3BR Distillery, 7 Main Street, Keyport, New Jersey 07735
 
среда, 27 октября 2021 - Balalaika Duo at the Cafe Anyway Manhattan


 
Wed , Oct 27 7:15 am Alaska 392 Distance: 2,439 mi | Duration: 5h ours 30minutes San Diego (SAN) New York-Kennedy (JFK) Wed , Oct 27 3:45 pm
 
Saturday October 23rd, 2021. Load-in - 2pm, load out 9pm. Fathom Gallery, 1333 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20005. Viktoryia and Travis (Трэвис) wedding. MC Misha, DJ Victior. Contact: Viktoryia, 267-237-0703, vikalenish gmail.com
 
Thursday, October 21, 2021, 7-10pm. Misha Smirnov at the 3BR in Keyport, New Jersey.


 
Wednesday, October 20, 4:45 pm {LINA ALISA}. Alaska 399 Distance: 2,439 mi | Duration: 6h ours 5minutes - New York-Kennedy (JFK) - San Diego (SAN) Wed , Oct 20 7:50 pm
 
Saturday, October 16th, 2021, 7-11pm. Balalaika Duo at the Hot Potato House Restaurant Brooklyn
 
Saturday, October 16th, 2021, 2-3PM. SOMERSET COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM OF NEW JERSEY SCLSNJ Administration Bridgewater Library, 1 Vogt Street, Bridgewater, New Jersey 08807. performance will be outside. libriry asked to do everything in the same outfits (no costume changes). Title of the program: From Russia with love, music and dance. (Rain date Saturday October 23). Contact: FIONA KENNEDY, SYSTEM PROGRAM COORDINATOR, ADULT SERVICES. fkennedy sclibnj.org | 908-458-8400 x1081. Misha, Elina, Alisa.
 
Friday, 15-го октября. 9-12 Anyway Cafe Broolkyn
 
Thursday, October 14, 2021, 7-10pm. Balalaika Duo at the 3BR Keyport.
 
Вторник, 12 октября 2021, 7-11pm. Balalaika Duo at the Cafe Anyway in Manhattan. video
 
Sunday, October 10th, 4pm. Same-sex virtual wedding ceremony. Contact: 917-636-8098
 
Saturday October 9th, 2021, 7-11pm. Balalaika Duo at the Hot Potato House Restaurant Brooklyn
 
Saturday October 9th. 2021, 11am-7pm. Barynya - 6 people - Slavic Heritage Day Festival Joppa, Maryland. Contact: Yvonne Dornic, yvonne.dornic esentio.com
 
Friday, October 8th, 2021. Cocktail hour 8pm. ОРЮР Charity Ball (charitable fundraising event for the children who attend summer camp in Upstate NY. The organization is called ОРЮР - Организация Российских Юных Разведчиков) at the Old Tappan Manor, 137 Orangeburgh Rd, Old Tappan, NJ 07675. Barynya cast: Bruk, Elina, Misha, Ira, Sasha, Igor Balalaban. Contact: Nikolai Darenkov, (732) 646-0292 (cell/text), ndarenkov gmail.com
 
Tuesday, October 5, 2021, check-in 6pm. Show from 7:30-8:30pm. Barynya - 4 people {Elina, Alisa, Serghiy, Maija}. Clarion Co Courthouse, 421 Main St., Clarion, PA 16214. Contact on location: Brian Hoover, 814-227-8028. Agency contact: Dave Fandrich, Event Consultant, Matrix Entertainment Agency/ Save a Life Tour, Our Virtual Programming: www.virtualmatrix.net, Office:(888) 655-7263 Ext 238, Cell: 517-599-0169
 
Saturday, October 2nd, 2021. Balalaika Duo at the Hot Potato House Brooklyn
 
Friday, October 1st. 3pm setup. EnVue Autograph Collection Hotel Weehawken, 550 Avenue at Port Imperial, Weehawken, NJ 07086 Anju & Pavel wedding. Directions for loading dock: Our loading dock is located around the corner from the EnVue hotel, at 100 Ferry Way (just pass the Residence Inn and garage entrance). There is a 3 bay loading dock with access to our freight elevators. You will use the center bay. Once you are ready to back in/pull in, please email me – cchacon@heihotels.com Song List Ярослав Евдокимов «Фантазёр» Тимати «Сантропе» Bob Sinclair “World hold on” MC Hammer “You can’t touch this” David Guetta “The world is mine” Dr. Alban “It’s my life” DJ Smash “Moscow Never Sleeps” Леприконцы «Тополя» Dmitry Vegas & Like Mike “Say my name” Saint JNH - Roses Remix (Imanbek) Modern Talking - Brother Louie (Tr!fle & Loop & Black Due Remix) Set on you - Eat more cake Friday (feat Mufasa & Hyperman) - Riton & Nightcrawlers Dancing on Dangerous (Imanbek & Sean Paul) Leningrad Ч.П.Х. ?? Somebody’s watching me Иван Васильич меняет профессию «Звенит январская вьюга» You are my soul (feat Adeba) Ahmed Kilic Dance with me (Felix Jaehn) Say my name (Matvey Emerson) Just one lifetime (Sting & Shaggy) Stumbling in (feat Adeba) Ahmed Kilic Smooth Operator (campsite dream) Sweet dreams are made of this (strange fruit music) Entrance: Glorious - Macklemore First Dance: will attach mp3 Opening Song: Friday - Riton Last Song of the Night: Freedom to Love - Lexter Heat Wave - Glass Animals Are You Gonna Go My Way - Lenny Kravitz Tsunami (Feat. Brianna) - Monoir Bloodstream - two colors Secrets - Regard & Raye вдох - Elena Teminikova Rushing Back (feat Vera Blue) - Flume Oh Devil - Electric Guest Baila Conmigo - Carlas Dreams & Blacklist In Palme - Irina Rimes SI SI - Becky G 49-99 - Tiwa Savage Moonlight - Gaullin Changing Me (Feat Sean Michael Murray) - Bobby Green Old Town Road - Lil Nas X Wild Like The Wind - Deorro Need You (feat Nika) - Flight Facilities Gyal You a Party Animal - Charly Black Starboy - The Weeknd Breaking Me - Topic & A7S Freedom to Love - Lexter * Watermelon Sugar - Harry Styles Take My Breath - The Weeknd Gonzalez Anju, Pavel Khizhnyak anju.gonzalez gmail.com
 
Thursday, Sept 30, 2021, 5pm setup. 19 Shallow Brook Road, Morganville, NJ 07751. День рождения у Бориса. лина, миша, алиса, яша, саша Контакт: 718-775-7188, Женя (Евгений)
 
Wednesday, September 22, 2021, 5:30 PM Passions On the Beach Restaurant, J.E. Irausquin Blvd 252, Noord Aruba. sasha and boris wedding reception
 
Sept 22 - Sept 28. Eagle Aruba Resort & Casino. Hotels.com reservation confirmation 9190878772118 - Eagle Aruba Resort & Casino - Oranjestad. Eagle Aruba Resort & Casino J. E. Irausquin Boulevard 248 Oranjestad AW. +2975879000. Check-in Wednesday, September 22, 2021 (4 PM-11:00 AM local time). Check-out Tuesday, September 28, 2021 (Before 11 AM local time). 6 nights, 1 room. Amount paid $791.28.
 
Sunday, September 19, 2021, 5 to 11pm. Zhenia's Birthday party at the Ponte Veccio, 8810 4th Ave, Brooklyn, NY. Alex Cheb the MC, Violin - Cello Duo, singers Katyusha and Artur, Anya Pipo dancers. Misha-sound system.
 
Sunday, September 19, 2021. Annual Ann Arbor Russian Festival-2021 at the St. Vladimir Orthodox Church, 9900 Jackson Road, Dexter, Michigan 48130. Alisa, Klyuch with his daughter, Serhiy, Konstantin, Zut and his wife. Total 7 people.
 
Saturday, September 18, 2021. Annual Ann Arbor Russian Festival-2021 at the St. Vladimir Orthodox Church, 9900 Jackson Road, Dexter, Michigan 48130. Alisa, Klyuch with his daughter, Serhiy, Konstantin, Zut and his wife. Total 7 people.
 
Saturday, September 18th, 2021. 2:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Carteret 45th Ethnic Day Festival, Borough of Carteret, 100 Cooke Ave, Carteret, NJ 07008. balalaika duo/ 2 people. Contact: TAQUALLA, 732-423-4746 (cell,text) Приехать желательно за час до начала, чтобы запарковаться. С 1 до 1:45 на этой сцене играет другой бэнд. Я уже позаонил sound man Mike по поводу включения инструментов.
 
Saturday, September 18th, 2021. 11:30-12:45pm. 1 Bayberry Dr, Ballston Spa, NY 12020. School concert and workshop. Nikitin and Subaeva.
 
Friday, September 17th, 2021. 8pm-12 midnight. Anyway Cafe Brooklyn
 
Saturday, September 11th, 2021. Wedding at the Noble Nest. 100 Moscoe Road, White Lake, NY. Misha, Elina, Victor
 
Thursday, Sept 9, 2021, 7-10pm. Balalaika Duo at the 3BR Distillery Keyport, NJ
 
Sunday, September 5th, 2021, 6-7pm. Balalaika Duo, wedding at the Bowery Hotel, 335 Bowery, New York, NY 10003. Contact: Valentina, valpopova3@gmail.com, 917-340-8269
 
Sunday, September 5th, 2021, 12pm and 4 pm. Два концерта в Бруклине: Atlantic Adult Care, 111 West End Avenue, Brooklyn, New York. Contact: 646-641-4584. Misha, Elina, Alisa.
 
September 4th, 2021. Balalaika Duo at the Hot Potato House Brooklyn.
 
September 3, 2021. 225 US-202, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920. 75 guests. Bilingual Russian/American DJ and MC for Monique and Mike's wedding. DJ ALISA, MC MIKHAIL, DJ ELINA. Hora, vodka drinking game. Contacts: Mother of the Bride: Svetlana, lana7005 gmail.com, 646-620-0596. Bride: Monique Buklan, 347-466-6325, mbuklan gmail.com, William Mindel, william.mindel gmail.com
 
Thursday, Sept 2nd, 2021, 7-10pm. Balalaika Duo at the 3BR Distillery Keyport, NJ
 
August 29th, 2021, 6pm. детское парти, Фрозен и компания
 
August 29th, 2021, 4pm. Фестиваль русского радио на брайтоне c 12 до 6. Наше выступление примерно в 4pm или в 5pm, в этом районе. 20-30 минут. И потом с Грайпел. Contact: Igor Erastov, 347-581-4399
 
August 29th, 2021. Contact: Наталия, 315-664-3790 (Смс-ки). Проведение церемонии
 
Thursday, August 26, 2021, 7-10pm. Balalaika Duo at the 3BR Distillery Keyport, NJ
 
August 24th, 2021 с 6 до 10 вечера. The Grand Cafe, 42 Washington St, Morristown, NJ 07960. (973) 540-9444. Cопровождения дня рождения. Это будет проходить 24 Августа в ресторане The Grand Cafe в городе Morristown, NJ . 15 - 20 человек. Публика в основном пожилая (55 -75 лет). Contact: Изабелла Галинская, 908-868-4694.
 
Sunday, August 22, 2021, 4:30pm to 6:00pm at the Cork 1794 Restaurant, 900 West Erie Plaza Drive, Erie, Pennsylvania 16505. 6:30p to 8:30pm: Home backyard party at 633 California Drive, Erie, PA. NY Balalaika Duo at Graduation party for Sophia. Estimate the number of people from 30 to 50. Contact: John and Rosie, jyokoff at roadrunner.com Rosie’s: 978-337-3816 , John: 978-761-9534
 
Saturday, August 22, 2021, 7-11pm. Hot Potato House.
 
Saturday, August 22, 2021, 4pm. Birthday Party Manhattan Beach, Brooklyn. Contact: Oksana, 347-989-7447. Misha, Elina, Arkasha
 
Saturday, August 22, 2021, 2:20pm. Wedding ceremony. 1 Audrey Zapp Dr., Jersey City, NJ 07305. Contact: Maria, 732-925-4480
 
Friday, August 20, 2021, 9:30pm. Club at Shannondell, 2750 Egypt Rd., Audubon, PA 19403. 4 dancers and two musicians. Performancen 30 min. Contact: Doug Raymond (215-317-6072)
 
Friday, August 20, 2021, 11 and 3pm. Яблочный Cпас у Юры Видермана
 
Thursday, August 19th, 2021, 8-11pm. NY Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe NYC, 34 Eeast Second Street, New York, New York 10003.
 
Wednesday, August 18th, 2021, 5:30-7:30pm. Five Towns Premier Rehabilitation Center. Program for two hours. Трио "Барыня" и Ирина Загорнова. Русский вечер будет в стиле хохлома. Русские костюмы. Мой e-mail: Contact: Ольга Лазо, 516-972-4426, olazo@fivetownspremier.com
 
Sunday, August 15th, 2021, 6:30pm. Library show at Clapp Memorial Library, Belchertown, MA 01007. Contact: Jennifer Whitehead, Head of Youth Services, 413-323-0417 ext. 709. Misha, Elina, Alisa.
 
Saturday, August 14th, 2021, 7-11pm. Frida-Stolichnaiya at Hot Potato House in Brooklyn.
 
Saturday, August 14th, 2021, 7-10pm. NJ Barynya Balalaika Duo at the 3br Distillery in Keyport, New Jersey
 
Friday, August 13th, 2021, 9-12pm. Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe in Brooklyn, 1602 Gravesend Neck Road, Brooklyn, NY 11229
 
Thursday, August 12th, 2021, 8:30pm. Bar Mitzvah at the Venue and address: Versailles Palace Rego Park, 6334 Austin St, Rego Park, NY 11374. Four male Bottle dancers and two musicians. 30 min program will include Grand Entrance, Jewish Bottle Dance Show, Jewish Round Dance Hora and two-three virtuoso musical performances based on the “Fiddler On The Roof” musical. Company will arrive on the location at least 45 min before their showtime. Contact on the location: Natasha, (cell/text) 917-502-1459, mazal80@aol.com
 
Tuesday, August 10, 2021, 7pm. Chateau De Capitaine, 2570 Coney Island Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11223. Birthday party, Людмила Хаджиевна (75 лет). Гостей: 23. Number of guests: 25 Program: Шатрица За дружеской беседой Дорогой длинною Цыганская фантазия Мохнатый шмель Эх раз пошёл Две гитары Пусть бегут неуклюже Чардаш Очи чёрные. Contact: 646-427-7929, Ariana zudenko ymail.com
 
Saturday, August 7th, 7-11pm. M.Smirnov and L.Bruk at the Hot Potato House Restaurant in Brooklyn.
 
Saturday, August 7th, 9-11pm. Wedding planners Lina and Alisa. Wedding in Fairlawn, NJ
 
Friday, August 6, 2021, 8-11pm. NY Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe NYC, 34 Eeast Second Street, New York, New York 10003
 
Thursday, August 5th, 2021, 2:30pm. Gypsy doll at 27 Elm street Roslyn Heights, NY 11577. Contact: 646-515-8277 (Oksana)
 
Sunday, August 1st, 2021, 5pm. Gypsy gig in upstate, ny. Misha Elina Alisa. 30 min. 68 Rhone Ridge Drive, Pawling, NY 12564. Contact: Светлана. Папу зовут Арпад Юрьевич, празднуем 75 летие.
 
Saturday, July 31st, 2021. DJ services for White Party in Hamptons. Venue/address: 9 Douglas Ct, Hampton Bays, New York 11946. Russian DJ Alisa.
 
Saturday, July 31st , 2021, 9pm. Wedding at the Radisson Hotel Freehold New Jersey, 50 Gibson Pl, Freehold Township, NJ 07728. Fiddler On The Roof show. Nikitin, Serban, Subaeva. Contact on the location: Susan, 973-219-0831, shfeller@optonline.net
 
Saturday, July 31st , 2021, 7-11pm. NY Barynya Balalaika Duo at the Hot Potato House
 
Friday, July 30th, 2021, 8:30-11:30pm. NY Barynya Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe Brooklyn
 
July 29th, 2021, 5-7pm & 7-9pm. Barynya and Moscow Gypsy Army at the Downtown Oak Park, Oak Park, Illinois. Performance outside on Marion Street between Lake St. & North Blvd. Website: www.thursdaynightout.com. Contact: Anna Kosowski, Marketing & Communications Director, Downtown Oak Park, 1010 Lake St. Suite 114, Oak Park, IL 60301, e: Anna@downtownoakpark.net, p. 708-383-4145, f. 708-383-4975, downtownoakpark.net, 708-383-4145, 641-919-4922. On the day of concert contact Shanon 708-289-6022
 
Saturday, July 24th, 2021. NY Balalaika Duo at 3BR distillery Keyport, NJ
 
Friday, July 23, 2021, 8-11pm. Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe NYC
 
Tuesday, July 20th, 2021, 4:30-6:30 pm. String Duo (violin, cello) led by Grisha Gontmacher at the King David Mansion Monroe New York, 287 County Rt. 105, Highland Mills, NY. Contact: Mayer Taub, Mayer voyagehospitalitygroup.com, Mayer elementformation.com
 
Tuesday, July 20th, 2021, 10:15am and 4:30pm. Lina solo in Brooklyn. 3093 Ocean Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11235. Second Home Social Adult Daycare of 86st.
 
Monday, July 19th, 2021, 10:15am and 4:30pm. Lina solo in Brooklyn. 3093 Ocean Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11235. Second Home Social Adult Daycare of 86st.
 
Saturday, July 17th, 2021, 7-11pm. NY Balalaika Duo at the Hot Potato House, 109 Oriental Boulevard, Brooklyn, NY 11235.
 
Saturday, July 17th, 2021, 4pm. Wedding ceremony on-line for Janet and Vitaly
 
Saturday, July 17th, 2021, 3:30pm. Wedding ceremony in 1235 Poqiuessing Creek Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19116. Contact: Rasa, 267-255-8000, rasaberentiene yahoo.com
 
Saturday, July 17th, 2021, 1pm-10pm. Russian DJ Alisa. Pool Birthday party in Darien, Connecticut. Exact address: 120 Leeuwarden Rd., Darien, CT 06820. Contact: Katerina Grewal , 321-243-1710, kbridgmon yahoo.com
 
Четверг, July 15th, 2021, 9:30am. 7 Edgeboro rd. East Brunswick NJ 08816. Интервью. Светлана, 732-912-9290
 
Wednesday, July 14th, 2021, 7pm. Jennifer B-day party at the Minton's Playhouse, 206 West 118th Street, Harlem, NY 10026. Misha, Elina, Alisa, Victoria Ivanova.
 
Wednesday, July 14th, 2021, 4pm. Boogie Woogie Wednesdays at Staten Island Children’s Museum (www.sichildrensmuseum.org), 1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, New York 10301. Contact: Zoe Tirado, Program Manager, ztirado@sichildrensmuseum.org
 
Friday, July 16th, 2021. Wedding Ceremony for Emiliya and Aleksandr. Minister Mikhail. 435 Neptune Ave Apt 9 C. (Between Ocean Parkway and west 5th street), Brooklyn, New York. Contact: Irena, 347-421-9231
 
Saturday, July 10th, 2021, 7-11pm. Hot Potato House, 109 Oriental Boulevard, Brooklyn, NY 11235. NY Balalaika Duo
 
Friday, July 9th, 2021, 8:30pm. Gypsy Show in Philadelphia, Ресторан Ланжерон, 13032 Bustlenton Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19116. $600. Contact: Isak, 267-738-1136, izaak.1139 gmail.com
 
Wednesday, July 7th, 2021, 7pm, 9pm Minton's Playhouse - The Birthplace of Bebop - 206 West 118th Street, Harlem, NY 10026, www.mintonsharlem.com. (first floor of the Cecil Hotel at 210 West 118th Street in Harlem, Manhattan, New York City). Minton's was founded by tenor saxophonist Henry Minton in 1938.
 
Sunday, July 4th, 2021, 2-10pm. Elena, Sloatsburg, NY. 201-245-0480.
 
Saturday, July 3rd, 2021, 6pm. Brooklyn Gypsy Trio (Misha, Lina, Natasha Stoly) at Alla's 85th Birthday party. 317 Desmond Ct, Brooklyn, NY. Contact: 347-794-2981, 917-273-3731 (Alex)
 
Friday, July 2nd, 2021. 6 dancers {Kvasova, Yeliseyeva, Subaeva, Rudoy, Tulinov, Nikitin}. Wedding at the Crest Hollow Country Club, 8325 Jericho Turnpike, Woodbury, NY 11797. Jehad Attari, Jehad.Attari gmail.com, 516-582-1345, 516-404-3094
 
Saturday, June 26th, 2021, 4pm. Russian wedding ceremony Sandy Hook New Jersey. Юлия и Альберт, 914-420-7801
 
Friday, June 25th, 2021, 8-11pm. Balalaika Duo Anyway Cafe NYC
 
Sunday, June 20th, 2021. DJ and MC services-Wedding in Williamsburg (Brooklyn, NY). The W LOFT, 240 Kent Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211. Ceremony 4pm. Contact: Ryan Huegerich, theryanhue@gmail.com. Misha, Lina, Alisa
 
Sunday, June 20, 2021, 10:30am setup load-in and sound check, performance from 1:20 to 1:45pm. Barynya at the Coney Island Cultural Celebration. The Seaside Park Ford Amphitheater at Coney Island Boardwalk, 3052 West 21st St, Brooklyn, NY 11224. Contact: Alma Johnson, almajohnson2007 gmail.com
 
Saturday, June 19th, 2021, 6-9pm. Barynya Balalaika Duo at the 3BR Distillery Keyport New Jersey, 7 Main St, Keyport, NJ 07735
 
Tuesday, June 15th, 2021, load in 5:30pm. Balalaika Duo at Emanuel and Julie's Sheva Brachot. 140 58 Street, Brooklyn, New York 11220. Sailing at 6:15pm. Contact: 646-302-6449. 15 min performance.
 
Sunday, June 13th, 2021, 3pm arrival to setup. Guests are coming in at 4:30pm. Maria Kasknikow and Ryan Baum wedding in Mountain Lakes, NJ. Russian-Gypsy Duo. 39 Briarcliff Rd, Mountain Lakes, NJ 07046. Musicians will add a Russian flavor to the wedding with Gypsy and traditional Russian music performed on garmoshka (Russian button accordion) and balalaika (Russian traditional 3 stringed instrument). Elina and Mikhail will play in between sets of the band and at the end of the evening. Total time about 4 hours. That would be around 6-10PM. Contact: Constantine Kashnikow, 973-214-9542, cnkash@aol.com
 
Saturday, June 12th, 2021, 6-9pm. DJ Alisa at the 3BR Distillery Keyport New Jersey, 7 Main St, Keyport, NJ 07735. PENDING.
 
Saturday, June 12th, 2021, 3-4pm. Facebook live virtual performance for library in Long Island. Contact: Sara, 631-957-7755, ext 124.
 
Saturday, June 12th, 2021, daytime party in Hazlet, NJ. 638 Laurel Ave, Holmdel, NJ 07733. Contact: Валерий Фридман, 646-290-0820, valeryfridman46@icloud.com
 
Friday, June 11th, 2021. Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe NYC.

Barynya Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe NYC

Sunday, June 6th, 2021. 2781 NY-145, Schoharie, NY 12157, wedding. Father of bride Yura Lukin. Saxaphone player, drums, accordion Sasha Uskin, Elina, me. I provide sound system. Setup and load-in 12pm. Contact: Alex Uskin, accordion, 973-476-4684.

directions to 2781 NY-145, Schoharie, NY  12157
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Sunday, May 30th, 2021. Barynya Balalaika Duo - Elina Karokhina (balalaika virtuoso) and Mikhail Smirnov (garmoshka, guitar, vocals) will perform music and singing during Russian Summer's Night during a fundraiser for parish with dinner and an auction in Cincinnati, Ohio area. Exact address of the event will be provided when available. Elina and Mikhail will be dressed into traditional outfits during their performance. They will bring a sound system with microphone that will be available for announcements. Mikhail and Elina will present Russian- Gypsy music and songs. Barynya Duo will be permitted to display their CDs for sale. Time of arrival: TBD. Time of performance: TBD. Contact on the location: Father Daniel, (513) 255-2648 (cell/text).
 
postponed/canceled due to the virus - Sunday, May 30th, 2021. Troika Festival - 2020, Church of the Nativity Community Center, 109 German St, Erie, Pennsylvania 16507. www.Troika Festival.com schedule
 
Saturday, May 29th, 2021. Barynya Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe in Brooklyn
 
postponed/canceled due to the virus - Saturday, May 29th, 2021. Troika Festival - 2020, Church of the Nativity Community Center, 109 German St, Erie, Pennsylvania 16507. www.Troika Festival.com schedule
 
Friday, May 28th, 2021. Barynya Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe in NYC
 
Thursday, May 27th, 2021, 11am. Concert for Holocaust survivors from the former Soviet Union between the ages of 83-95. Program is titled "From Russia with Love". CONTACT: Jessica Strauss, LSW, Holocaust Survivor Services, Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Monmouth County, 705 Summerfield Avenue, Asbury Park, NJ 07712, Direct: (732) 556-4046, jessicas@jfcsmonmouth.org, Zoom Meeting ID: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83289826804?pwd=cDFZM0FrMS9qK0NQK1JQZzE2RVRNdz09, Misha+Lina+1 female dancer
 
Sunday May 16th, 2021, 3pm setup. Klezmer Band at 19 Shallow Brook Rd, Morganville, NJ 07751. Musicians will provide own sound system. Liability insurance is included. Cast of the band will include violin,clarinet, balalaika and keyboard. Party starts 4 pm. Misha, Elina, Igor Balaban, Alex Empolsky
 
Saturday, May 15th, 2021, eve. Barynya Balalaika Duo at 3BR Distillery, 7 Main Street, Keyport, NJ.
 
Friday, May 14th, 2021. Balalaika Duo Anyway Cafe NYC
 
Thursday, May 13th, 2021, 9am. Judge Jerry, JERRY STUDIO 307 ATLANTIC ST. STAMFORD, CT 06901
 
Saturday, May 8th, 2021, 8-12 midnight. Balalaika Duo Anyway Cafe Brooklyn, 1602 Gravesend Neck Road, Brooklyn, NY 11229.
 
Saturday, May 8th, 2021, 1-2pm. Barynya (4 people) at the Kolbert Playground, East 17th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11230. Performance sponsored by Brooklyn Public Library, Programs & Exhibitions Department, 10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11238. Natasha, Frida. Lina, Nikitin
 
Friday, May 7th, 2021, 3pm. Amanda and Michael's wedding ceremony in Washington Township, NJ (Bergen County). 110 Ridgewood Road, Washington Township, NJ 07676. Michael's contact number: 732.615.7821
 
Sunday, May 2nd, 2021, 3pm. Schmidts Woods Park in Secaucus, New Jersey. Elsa (Frozen), balalaika, garmoshka, games, photos, 1 hour. Barynya Entertainment will provide one hour program that will include Elsa (Frozen) costumed character, interactive games and fun, live balalaika and garmoshka playing, singing, and photo session during kid's party on Saturday, May 1st, 2021 . Program will start around 3pm give or take 10-15 min at the Schmidts Woods Park in Secaucus, New Jersey. Contact: Galsan, 551-257-8134, mrgalsan@gmail.com
 
Sunday, May 2nd, 2021, 2pm. Ukrainian show in NYC. 1240 Park Ave , apt 3A, New York, NY. Contact: Kseniya, 646-404-2576, kseniya.ly@icloud.com. Cast: Misha, Elina, Alisa, Arsentiy Oskin
 
postponed/canceled due to the virus - Saturday, May 1st, 2021. Malta Cultural Arts Festival. (Albany area). Misha and Lina plus Klezmer Band Golfstrom led by Jonathan Greene, jonathandgreene@gmail.com. $575. 11 am workshop for 30-40 minutes and then an hour concert soon after. Should be done by 2 pm at the latest. Outdoors performances in front of the Community Center and potentially have workshops/performances and vendors both indoors and outdoors.
 
Saturday, May 1st, 2021, 6pm. Диджей на кристинах в ресторане на Staten Island. The Crystal Room, 67 Olympia Blvd., Staten Island, NY 10305. Client contact: 718-288-7392. Misha and Elina
 
Friday, April 30th, 2021, 7:30-10:30pm. NY Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe NYC, 34 E 2nd St, New York, NY 10003.

Friday, April 24th, 2021, 7-10pm. Balalaika Duo in East Village NYC, Anyway Cafe, 34 E 2nd St, New York, NY 10003.
 
postponed/canceled due to Covid-19 virus - Sunday, April 18, 2021, 7 pm. Restorant "Da Mikelle", 105-51 Queens Blvd, Forest Hills, New York 11375. Nina Danchenko Gypsy show. 4 people. Contact: Larisa, 646-217-8543
 
Friday, April 16th, 2021, 7 - 10pm, Cafe Anyway NYC (East Village). Elina Karokhina (balalaika), Mikhail Smirnov (vocal, garmoshka, guitar)
 
Sunday, April 11th, 2021, 1pm. Kristopher and Anastassiya's wedding ceremony at the Tuscan Garden at the Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden, 1000 Richmond Terrace, Bldg. P, Staten Island, NY 10301 (small intimate gathering of family approx. 20 ppl.). Contact: Kristopher, 732-682-9922, krisfraser14@gmail.com
 
Saturday, April 10th, 2021, 8 to 11pm. Anyway Cafe Brooklyn, 1602 Gravesend Neck Road, Brooklyn, NY 11229
 
Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 6pm. Майрон и Нигора's wedding ceremony at 2775 East 16th Street, Apt 5 B, Brooklyn, New York.
 
April 4, 2021, 7pm. Misha and Elina at the Sweetspot Cafe, 2376 Coney Island Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11223. Vera's B-day.
 
Friday, April 2nd, 2021, 7-10pm. Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe NYC, 34 E 2nd St, New York, NY 10003
 
Saturday, March 27th, 2021, 8-11pm. Barynya Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe Brooklyn, 1602 Gravesend Neck Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11229.

Saturday, March 27th, 2021, 8-11pm.  Anyway Cafe Brooklyn.  Balalaika Duo.  Elina Karokhina, Mikhail Smirnov, Anyway Cafe, 1602 Gravesend Neck Road, Brooklyn, New York  11229


 
Sunday, March 21st, 2021, 4 dancers, saxophonist Boris Kurganov, String Duo Tseytlin-Efimenko, wedding at Da Mikelle. Contact: 347-882-6601, bboconsulting12@gmail.com
 
Saturday, March 20, 2021, from 8 to 11pm. Misha and Elina at the Anyway Cafe Brooklyn, 1602 Gravesend Neck Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11229
 
Friday, March 19, 2021, 7-10 pm. Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe NYC, 34 E 2nd St, New York, NY 10003
 
Friday, March 12, 2021, 7-10 pm. Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe NYC, 34 E 2nd St, New York, NY 10003
 
Thursday, March 11, 2021, 8 to 11pm. Misha and Elina at the Anyway Cafe Brooklyn, 1602 Gravesend Neck Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11229
 
Saturday, March 6th 2021, 7-12am. O Neal’s, 174 Grand St., New York, NY 10013. Dress code - Gangster’ 1920s Black Tie Affair. The Mafia rose to new heights during the 1920s. The roaring 20’s was the knife’s edge of wealth, corruption, poverty and crime. Al Capone , known as Public Enemy Number 1 was one the most notorious gangsters of all time. Russian dance and Musical performance would start at (9pm-9:30pm) Actual time was 10:20pm. Smirnov, Karokhina, Tulinov, Egorova. Contact: Taras Romanov, tromanovbiz@gmail.com
 
Friday, March 5th, 2021, 7pm - 10pm. New York Balalaika Duo {Elina Karokhina (balalaika), Mikhail Smirnov (guitar, vocals, garmoshka)} live at the Anyway Cafe New York City, 34 Eeat Second Street, New York, New York 10003.
 
Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021, 8pm. Virtual concert with Natasha Stolichnaia and Frida Nuarbek at Elina Grapel house in Seagate, Brooklyn.
 
Thursday, February 25, 2021, 4:20 till 5:20pm. Purim celebration at the Chabad Jewish Center of Prospect Heights, 569 Vanderbilt Ave. Brooklyn NY 11238. Requested songs: Ech Ti Durin (Tzamah Lecha Nafshi) - эх ты дурень, Stav Ya Pitu - став я питу, Nye Zhuritze Chloptzi - не журицй хлопцы, Nye Bayus Ya - не боюсь я, Kol Bayaar, Hopp Cossack - гоп козак, Ech Ti Zimlak Эх ты, земляк, Mi Armia Admura - Мы армия Адмура, Ve Vodye Mi Nye Patonim - в воде мы не утонем, March of the Mitzvah Tanks - марш хабадских танкистов, Lyuba Bratzi Lyuba - Любо, братцы, любо. Cast: Smirnov, Karokhina, Tulinov. Contact: Rabbi mendy Hecht.
 
Friday, February 19th, 2021, 7pm - 10pm. New York Balalaika Duo {Elina Karokhina (balalaika), Mikhail Smirnov (guitar, vocals, garmoshka)} live at the Anyway Cafe New York City, 34 Eeat Second Street, New York, New York 10003. В пятницу 19-ого февраля сего года в помещении "Кафе Энивей" в Манхэттене состоится большой праздничный концерт, посвящённый Дню Красной Армии и Военно-Морского Флота. Своими воспоминаниями о службе в рядах поделятся прапорщик Карохина Элина Львовна и ефрейтор Михаил Смирнов. Начало концерта в 7 вечера.


 
February 10, 2021. Virtual wedding ceremony for Pasquale and Natalia. (Brooklyn, NY)
 
Friday, February 5th, 2021, 6:30-9:30pm. New York Balalaika Duo - Elina Karokhina (balalaika), Mikhail Smirnov (guitar, vocals, garmoshka) - live at the Anyway Cafe NYC, 34 E 2nd St, New York, NY 10003


 
Friday, January 22, 2021, 6:30-9:30pm. New York Balalaika Duo - Elina Karokhina (balalaika), Mikhail Smirnov (guitar, vocals, garmoshka) - live at the Anyway Cafe NYC, 34 E 2nd St, New York, NY 10003


 
postponed/canceled due to the virus - Thursday, January 14th 2021. Wedding show - Best Georgian dancers show (4 dancers) at the Baku Palace, 2001 Emmons Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11235 (not sure what floor yet 1st or 2nd), ayla.dadasheva@my.liu.edu, 917-880-2095.
 
Wednesday, January 13th, 2021, 5pm. Старый Новый Год для детей. Дед Мороз и Снегурочка, много развлечений для детей, а потом песни для взрослых. Елена, Слотсбург, 201-245-0480
 
Friday, January 7th, 2021. NY Balalaika Duo at the NYC Anyway Cafe
 
Wednesday, January 6th, 2020, 10am. Дед Мороз и Снегурочка с визитом на дом в Бруклине, 6085 Stickland Avenue, 2nd Floor, Brooklyn, New York 11234. Contact: Maryana 917-757-0251
 
Saturday, January 2nd, 2021, 6:30-9:30pm. Balalaika Duo Anyway Cafe NYC
 
Friday, January 1st, 2021, 11am. Ded Moroz Show Penssylvania 11 Belvedere Drive, Livingston, NJ 07039. Contact: Anna Kay (fb msngr), adali1986@gmail.com, 718-600-0133
 
postponed/canceled due to Covid-19 pandemic - Friday, January 1st, 2021, 10:30am. DM, Snegurochka, Baba Yaga, etc. Booked by Seva Pinskiy.

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