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VA Russian dance, song and music program at the Pleasant Valley Elementary School in Harrisonburg, Virginia (Shenandoah Valley), school assembly program

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Musician and singer Mikhail Smirnov (garmoshka, guitar, vocals, costumed characters), dancer and balalaika virtuoso Elina Karokhina, and dancer Erik Dovletbaiev (dancer, costume characters) provided 45 min school assembly program at the Pleasant Valley Elementary School in Harrisonburg, Virginia (Shenandoah Valley) on Thursday, November 8th, 2012 around 1:30pm. Exact address of the school: Pleasant Valley Elementary School, 215 Pleasant Valley Rd, Harrisonburg, VA 22801. Company presented a program of Russian, Ukrainian, Cossack, Siberian, Bashkir, Nanai, Jewish, and Russian-Gypsy traditional dances, music, and songs.


 

Contact information: email msmirnov@yahoo.com | Cell/Text: (201) 981-2497.

Mikhail Smirnov (garmoshka, guitar, vocals, costumed characters), Elina Karokhina (balalaika virtuoso, dancer, costumed characters), Erik Davletbaev (dancer, costumed characters), 11-08-2012, Pleasant Valley Elementary School, Harrisonburg, Virginia, 215 Pleasant Valley Rd Harrisonburg VA 22801
11-08-2012. School assembly at Pleasant Valley Elementary School in Harrisonburg, Virginia

Pleasant Valley Elementary School, Harrisonburg, Virginia, 215 Pleasant Valley Rd Harrisonburg VA 22801
Pleasant Valley Elementary School in Harrisonburg, Virginia

 

Contact information: email msmirnov@yahoo.com | Cell/Text: (201) 981-2497.


 

12-17-2012, Martin Luther Christian School, Pennsauken, New Jersey

On Monday, December 17, 2012, 1:30pm Barynya Trio performed at the Martin Luther Christian School in Pennsauken, NJ. Cast: Mikhail Smirnov, Elina Karokhina, Erik Davletbaev.

Barynya School Assebly Trio, Russian dancers, Russian musicians, Russian singers, balalaika, garmoshka, Russian music, Russian dance, Russian songs, Martin Luther Christian School, Pennsauken, New Jersey, Mikhail Smirnov, Elina Karokhina, Erik Davletbaev, 12-17-2012, Monday December 17 2012, Martin Luther Christian School 4106 Terrace Ave Pennsauken NJ 08109
12-17-2012, Martin Luther Christian School, Pennsauken, New Jersey

 

12-12-2012, Casella Theater, Castleton State College, Castleton, Vermont

On Tuesday, December 11th, 2012 (7pm) and Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 (10am) Barynya performed at the Castleton State College (Casella Theater) in Castleton, Vermont. Cast: Mikhail Smirnov, Elina Karokhina, Leonid Bruk, Irina Zagornova, Valentina Kvasova, Irina Kleyfeld, Alexander Rudoy, Aliaksandr Anatska.

Ensemble Barynya, Russian dancers, Russian musicians, Russian singers, balalaika contrabass, balalaika, garmoshka, Russian music, Russian dance, Russian songs, Casella Theater, Castleton State College, Castleton, Vermont, Mikhail Smirnov, Elina Karokhina, Leonid Bruk, Irina Zagornova, Valentina Kvasova, Irina Kleyfeld, Alexander Rudoy, Aliaksandr Anatska
12-12-2012, Casella Theater, Castleton State College, Castleton, Vermont

 

12-08-2012, Russian Tea Room, New York City

Elina Karokhina and Mikhail Smirnov performed for two hours during private event at the Russian Tea Room in New York City on Saturday, December 8, 2012.

12-08-2012, Saturday December 8th 2012, Elina Karokhina, Mikhail Smirnov, Russian Tea Room, New York City, The Russian Tea Room 150 W 57th St New York NY 10019
12-08-2012, Russian Tea Room, New York City

 

10-08-2022, Live Music Balalaika Band at Mount Ida Reserve in Scottsville, Virginia

DJ Alisa, bilingual MC-Tamada Mikhail and eight piece live music band provided music and entertainment for mixed Russian-Jewish-American wedding reception in Scottsville, Virginia on Saturday, October 8th, 2022. For their venue Newlyweds selected Tasting Room & Taphouse at Mount Ida Reserve, 5600 Moonlight Dr, Scottsville, VA 24590.

Russian-Jewish Wedding, Saturday October 8 2022, 10-08-2022, Tasting Room & Taphouse at Mount Ida Reserve 5600 Moonlight Dr Scottsville VA 24590, DJ Alisa
Russian-Jewish-American wedding in Scottsville, Virginia on Saturday, October 8th, 2022

 

11-13-2012, New Century International Middle School, Fayetteville, North Carolina

Elina, Mikhail, and Erik performed a school assembly show at the New Century International Middle School in Fayetteville, North Carolina on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10am.

11-13-2012, New Century International Middle School, Fayetteville, North Carolina
11-13-2012, New Century International Middle School, Fayetteville, North Carolina

 

11-09-2012. "Touch of Our World" event, Penn State Harrisburg, Middletown, Pennsylvania

Friday, November 9, 2012 from 630pm to 10pm. "Touch of Our World" event at the Capitol Union Building Student Center, Penn State Harrisburg, 777 West Harrisburg Pike, Middletown, PA 17057.

Mikhail Smirnov, Elina Karokhina, Erik Davletbaev, 11-09-2012, Penn State Harrisburg, Middletown, Pennsylvania, Friday November 9 2012, Capitol Union Building Student Center, 777 West Harrisburg Pike Middletown PA 17057
11-09-2012. "Touch of Our World" event, Penn State Harrisburg, Middletown, Pennsylvania

 

10-21-2012, Middle Country Public Library, Selden, New York

Free public concert on October 21st, 2012 at the Middle Country Public Library, 575 MC Road, Selden, New York. Cast of performers: Alexander Rudoy (dancer), Valentina Kvasova (dancer, vocals, choreographer), Anna Brovkina (dancer), Leonid Bruk (balalaika-contrabass), Elina Karokhina (balalaika), and Artistic Director Mikhail Smirnov (guitar, vocals, garmoshka).

10-21-2012, dancer Erik Dovletbaev, dancer Anna Brovkina, dancer Alexander Rudoy, Valentina Kvasova (dancer, vocals, choreographer), Elina Karokhina (balalaika), Mikhail Smirnov (guitar, garmoshka, vocals), Leonid Bruk (balalaika-contrabass), Russian dance and music ensemble Barynya, Free Public Concert, October 21st, 2012. Middle Country Public Library, 575 MC Road, Selden, New York
10-21-2012, Middle Country Public Library, Selden, New York

 

09-22-2012, Soho House in Meatpacking District, New York, NY

Elina Karokhina, Mikhail Smirnov, and dancer Valentina Kvasova performed during kid's party at the Soho House in NYC Meatpacking District (9th Ave. betw 13th and 14th Streets), 29-35 9th Avenue, New York, NY 10014 on Saturday, September 22nd, 2012, from 4:30 to 5:30pm.

09-22-2012, Elina Karokhina (balalaika), Mikhail Smirnov (guitar, garmoshka, vocals), Saturday September 22nd 2012, Soho House, www.sohohouseny.com, Meatpacking District, New York, NY
09-22-2012, Kid's birthday party at the Soho House, Meatpacking District, New York, NY

Contact information: email msmirnov@yahoo.com | Cell/Text: (201) 981-2497.

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Musicians and dancers of ensemble Barynya performed in many places including Bloomingdale, Canada, Niagara Falls, Canada, United Arab Emirates, Hong Kong, Chihuahua, Mexico, Birmingham, UK, Sydney, Australia, Toronto, Canada, Anchorage, Alaska, Heritage Middle School, Chino Valley, Arizona, Dateland School, Dateland, AZ, Mayer Elementary School, Mayer, AZ, Mountain Vista School, Oracle, AZ, Candeo Schools, Peoria, AZ, Milestones Charter School, Phoenix, Arizona, October 2017, Keystone Montessori Charter School, Phoenix, AZ, March 2013, Pima Community Center for the Arts West Campus, Tucson, AZ, January 26, 2019, Proscenium Theater at Pima Community College, Tucson, AZ, January 2017, St. Philip's In The Hills Episcopal Church, Tucson, AZ, October 2017, Wickenburg Community Center in Wickenburg, Arizona, Vovember 7th, 2021, Chino Valley, Arizona, Dateland, AZ, Mayer, AZ, Oracle, AZ, Peoria, AZ, Phoenix, AZ, Phoenix, Arizona, 2017, Alameda, California, Altadena, CA, —amarillo, CA, Chatsworth, CA, Coalinga, CA, Corcoran, CA, Crescent City, CA, El Monte, CA, Rio Vista Elementary School - 2019, Farmersville, CA, Fresno, CA, Georgetown, CA, Hanford, CA, Happy Camp, CA, Hayward, CA, Hidden Valley Lake, CA, Hillsborough, CA, Kenwood, CA, Lincoln, CA, Lomarica, CA, Los Gatos Meadows, Los Gatos, CA, Mira Costa High School Auditorium, Manhattan Beach, CA, Mendota, CA, Oceanside, CA, Oxnard, CA, Pasadena, CA, Roseville, CA, Sacramento, CA, 03-25-2013. Los Paseos Elementary School, San Jose, CA, 11-05-2020. Virtual performance at the Evergreen Elementary School, San Jose, CA, San Leandro, CA, Santa Ana, CA, Santa Rosa, CA, Seiad Valley, CA, Spring Valley, CA, Sun Valley, CA, Sunnyvale, CA, Temecula, CA, Thousand Oaks, CA, Tracy, CA, Turlock, CA, Ukiah, CA, Walnut Creek, CA, West Hills, CA, Windsor, CA, Yuba City, CA, Brighton, Colorado, Denver, CO, Lone Tree Arts Center, Lone Tree, CO, Colchester, CT, Darien, CT, Eastford, CT, Enfield, CT, Greenwich, CT, Greenwich, CT 2015, Middletown, CT, Norwich, CT, Stamford, CT, Stratford, CT, Taftville, CT, Wolcott, CT, Woodstock, CT, 03-04-2015, Washington Hebrew Congregation, Washington, DC, 03-23-2012, Maret Middle School, Washington, DC, 06-29-2010, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, Rockwood Park Carriage House, Wilmington, Delaware, Cape Coral, Florida, Cape Coral Lee County, FL, Clearwater, FL (November 2015), Stetson University, DeLand, FL, Delray Beach, FL, Estero, FL, Fort Myers, FL, Lauderhill, FL, Lehigh Acres, FL, Miami, FL (Dec 2015), Miami, FL (2013), Micco, FL, North Fort Myers, FL, Orlando, FL, Pine Island, FL, Plantation, FL, Sarasota, FL, St.Petersburg, FL, Venice, FL, West Palm Beach, FL, Lahaina, HI, Lamoni, IA, Elk City, ID, Arlington Heights, IL, Batavia, IL, Park Plaza, Chicago, IL, Medinah, IL, 10-24-16. N.Massenkoff, Barynya, Brubeck Center, Wabash Valley College, Mount Carmel, IL, Oak Park, IL, Princeton, IL, Quincy, IL, Bloomington, IN, Brookville, IN, Columbus, IN, Evansville, IN, Laurel, IN, Lebanon, IN, Shelburn, IN, Shelbyville, IN, Colony, KS, Eureka, KS, Gardner, KS, Beechmont, KY, Jackson, KY, Lexington, KY, Morehead, KY, Pikeville, KY, Stanton, KY, Bastrop, LA, Tallulah, LA, Agawam, MA, Boston, MA 2015, Cape Cod, MA, Chestnut Hill, MA, Gardner, MA (2013), Stoneham, MA, Massachusetts Assisted Living concerts (2017), Public school in Agawam, MA, New Arbat Russian Restaurant in Allston, MA 2010, Jewish Community Housing "It Takes a Village", Brighton, MA, World Trade Center's Seaport Hotel, Boston, MA 2012, Bevcam TV Studio, Boston, Massachusetts, 2011, Cadbury Commons Assisted Living, Cambridge, MA, St. Francis Xavier School, Hyannis, MA (Cape Cod), Chabad Chestnut Hill, Chestnut Hill, MA, Elm Street Elementary School, Gardner, MA (2013), Elm Street Elem School, Gardner, MA (2015), Bowman Elementary School, Lexington, MA, Jewish Community Center, Marblehead, MA, Newbury Elementary School, Newbury, MA, Peabody Essex Museum (PEM), Salem, MA, Colonial Park Elem School, Stoneham, MA, 07-30-2020. Virtual performance, Stoughton Public Library, MA, Steward Elementary School, Topsfield, MA, Spalding Memorial School, Townsend, MA, 07-20-2022, Balalaika Duo virtual concert for Schechter Holocaust Services in Waltham, MA Annapolis, MD, Arnold, MD, Baltimore, MD, Bel Air, MD, Easton, MD, Finksburg, MD, 12-17-2012, Youths Benefit Elementary School, Fallston, MD, Joppa, MD, Largo, MD, Laurel, MD, Ridge, MD, Rockville, MD, Sandy Spring, MD, Silver Spring, MD, Tilghman, MD, Bristol, ME, Portland, ME, Detroit, MI, Holland, MI, Kalamazoo, MI, Petoskey, MI, Rockford, MI, Taylor, MI, Westland, MI, Florissant, MO, Gorin, MO, St. Louis, MO, Jefferson Memorial, St.Louis, MO, Canton, MS, Union, MS, Asheville, NC, Chapel Hill, NC, Fayetteville Technical Community College, 01-21-2020, 11-13-2012, Trio @ New Century International Middle School, Fayetteville, NC, Kill Devil Hills, NC, Kitty Hawk, NC, Mocksville, NC, Fairbury, NE, Omaha, NE, Center Sandwich, NH, Wolfeboro, NH, 8-13-22. Balalaika Duo Asbury Hotel, Asbury Park, New Jersey, 8-13-22. Balalaika Duo Cape May Historic Cold Spring Village, Cape May, New Jersey, 08-30-2019. Denville Senior Living Community in Denville, NJ, 07-01-2022. Balalaika Duo at Just Home Adult Medical Care, East Brunswick, NJ, 08-07-2012. Balalaika Duo at the Morristown Green, Morristown, NJ, Thanksgiving party in Somerset County, Far Hills, NJ, Fort Lee Public Library, Russian DJ Russian-Jewish-American Birthday party in Fort Lee, NJ, Freehold Boroughs Public School, International Europe Day at the Willow School, Gladstone, NJ, Russian wedding at the Stony Hill Inn, Hackensack, NJ, 07-24-2022. Balalaika Duo, Valentina's 70th Birthday, Harrington Park, NJ, Highland Park High School, Highland Park, NJ, St. Alexander Nevsky Cathedral, Howell, NJ, Ukrainian Birthday party at the Zabava Restaurant in Independence Township, Barynya Balalaika Duo Live every Thursday Night in Keyport, New Jersey, Russian-Ukrainian-Italian wedding at The Alan Catering & Events, Lodi, NJ, Mahwah Library-2017, Mahwah, NJ, Mahwah Public Library-2019, Mahwah, NJ, Ukrainian-Russian wedding, South Gate Manor in Manalapan, NJ, Herb Zuckerberg Yiddish Club in Monroe Township, New Jersey, Morristown Community Theatre, Morristown, NJ, 2006, FIRST NIGHT New Years show in Morristown, NJ, 2012, 04-24-2012. Gypsy show at Sussex County Performing Arts Center, Newton, NJ, Russian-American-Jewish wedding at the Tides Estate, North Haledon, NJ, 12-17-2012, Martin Luther Christian School, Pennsauken, New Jersey, Fox Hills Adult Community, Rockaway, NJ, 8-28-22. Balalaika Duo @ wedding in Spring Lake, NJ, 03-21-2013, Barynya school assembly trio at Maugham Elementary School, Tenalfy, NJ, Place Lake Ridge Adult Community, Shalom Club, Toms River, NJ, Russian - American wedding at the Mansion on Main Street in Voorhees, NJ, 50th Birthday party, Chart House Restaurant, Weehawken, NJ, Farmington, NM, Fruitland, NM, Lovington, NM, Milan, NM, Henderson, NV, Wedding in Las Vegas, NV, Las Vegas, NV, 01-19-2012. Wild Sheep Foundation Convention, Silver Legacy Resort Casino, Reno, Nevada, Albany, NY, Albion, NY, Amitvylle, NY, Steinway Street Festival, Astoria, Queens, Avon, NY, 08-28-2022. Barynya Balalaika Trio Brighton Beach Festival, Ded Moroz and Snegurochka in Brooklyn, NY, Russian Heritage Festival, Copacabana Club, New York City, Russian Music Trio at the Deity Events & Weddings, downtown Brooklyn, Assembly at Public School 241K in Brooklyn, New York, Buffalo, NY, Faith Food and Fellowship Fest, Holy Trinity Church, East Meadow, Long Island, Freeport, NY, Balalaika Trio, Wedding, Garrison, NY, 9-17-2011, Geneseo, NY, Holbrook, NY, Live Russian Music Hot Potato House Restaurant in Brooklyn, NY, Live Russian Music Anyway Cafe Brooklyn New York, Live Russian Music Anyway Cafe New York City East Village, Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe in New York City, 12-04-2020. Balalaika Duo at the Anyway Cafe in NYC, 03-27-2021. Balalaika Duo Anyway Cafe Brooklyn, 02-08-2020. Gypsy Trio, Anyway Cafe NYC, Wedding reception at 26 Bridge, downtown Brooklyn, 08-05-2012. Russian-Gypsy style party on the boat in New York City, 12-16-2022. Gypsy Style Surprise Birthday Party at Mari Vanna New York City, Russian Church Abroad NYC Dinner Cruise, Balalaika Duo NYC Cruise Wedding Jun 15, 2020, 01-13-2012, New York Encounter Festival NYC, Jeffersonville, NY, Lake Ronkonkoma, NY, 12-08-2012, Balalaika Duo at the Russian Tea Room NYC, Petroushka Ball-2006, Petroushka Ball-2007, Petroushka Ball-2008, Petroushka Ball-2009, Petroushka Ball-2011, Petroushka Ball-2012, Petroushka Ball-2013, Petroushka Ball-2014, Petroushka Ball-2015, Petroushka Ball-2016, Petroushka Ball-2017, Petroushka Ball-2018, 09-22-2012. Soho House in Meatpacking District, New York, NY, Nanuet, NY, 11-28-2022. Nyack's Blini event, New Rochelle, NY, Carnergie Hall, NYC, Plattsburg, NY, Purchase, NY, 12-15-2022, DJ Elina, MC-tamada Mikhail, corporate event at Da Mikelle Palace in Queens, Queens, NY, Rego Park, NY, Riverhead, NY, Rochester, NY, Scotia, NY, 10-21-2012, Barynya (7 people) at Middle Country Public Library, Selden, NY, Slate Hill, NY, Staten Island Childrenís Museum-2019, Somers, NY, Southampton, NY, Staten Island, NY, Petroushka Ball 2012 at the Waldorf Astoria, New York City, Watertown, NY, Balalaika Trio in West Point, NY, Westhampton Beach, NY, Russian Themed Birthday party at the Noble Nest in White Lake, NY, 08-17-2022. Barynya (4 people), Adult Care Center concert in Woodmere, Long Island 04-19-2016. Pearls Hawthorne School, Yonkers, NY, 08-22-2020. Barynya and Natasha Stolichnaya. Untermyer Park, Yonkers, 12-08-2020. Nutcracker TV episode in New York City, Akron, OH (July 2015), Cincinnati, OH 2013, Cincinnati, OH 2016, Cleveland, OH, Likeside, OH, Warren, OH, The Dalles, OR, Gold Beach, OR, Klamath Falls, OR, Sheridan, OR, Adams County Heritage Festival in Pennsylvania, Allentown, PA, Aston, PA, Musikfest-2019, Bethlehem, PA, Butler, PA, St. Johnís Social Hall, Delmont, PA, Caldwell Memorial Library, Derry, PA, Doylestown, PA, Du Bois, PA, Dunmore, PA, Erie, PA (Troika Fest), Gettysburg, PA, Greensburg Hempfield Area Library, Greensburg, PA, Penn Area Library, Harrison City, PA, St. Edward Church, Herminie, PA, Honey Brook, PA, Houtzdale, PA, Norwin Public Library, Irwin, PA, Jeannette Public Library, Jeannette, PA, BDAA-2018, King Of Prussia, PA, Lake Como, PA, Lancaster, PA, Lansdale, PA, Pennsylvania School Tour Winter 2020, Ligonier Valley Library, Ligonier, PA, 06-22-2020. Virtual performance Russian dancers Westmoreland Library Network, PA, 07-06-2020. Virtual performance at public library in Pennsylvania, 11-09-2012, Barynya Trio at Penn State Harrisburg, Middletown, PA, Millerstown, PA, Monessen Public Library, Monessen, PA, 10-18-2012, St. Jude School, Mountain Top, PA, Mount Pleasant Public Library, Mount Pleasant, PA, Murrysville Community Library, Murrysville, PA, Peoples Library New Kensington, New Kensington, PA, 08-06-2022. Ukrainian wedding, Drumore Estate, Pequea, PA, 09-18-2008, Gorbachev 2008 Liberty Medal, National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, PA, 12-10-2012, Jefferson Elementary School, Pittsburgh, PA, Russian Themed Birthday Party, Balalaika Duo, Philadelphia, PA, Russian B-day party in Philadelphia, PA, Rostraver Public Library, Rostraver Township, PA, Scottdale Public Library, Scottdale, PA, St. Marys, PA, Williamsport, PA, York, PA, Aguadilla, PR, Cayey, PR, San Juan, PR, Clayville, Rhode Island, 03-20-2012. Nazarian Center for the Performing Arts, Rhode Island College, Providence, RI, Balalaika Duo concert with the Charleston Symphony Orchestra, South Carolina, Florence, SC, Lancaster, SC, Latta, SC, Mt. Pleasant, SC, Fort Dorchester High School, North Charleston, SC, Memphis, TN, Emerson Elementary School, Amarillo, TX, Henderson Elementary School, Dallas, TX, Deer Creek Elementary School, Fort Worth, TX, Ira School, Ira, TX, San Antonio, Texas 2010, Texas, 2011, San Antonio, TX concert tour 2013, San Antonio, TX concert tour 2016, Barynya dancers in San Antonio, March 2020, 12-01-2020. Russian Balalaika Duo Virtual performance, San Antonio, TX, Mountainview Elementary School and South Bosque Elementary School, Waco, TX, BDAA, Holiday Inn Alexandria Old Town, Alexandria, Virginia, Arlington Traditional School, Arlington, VA, Big Island Elementary School, Big Island, VA, Broadus Wood Elementary School, Earlysville, VA, Oak View Elementary School, Fairfax, VA, 10-23-2013, Assembly at Stone Spring Elem School, Harrisonburg, VA, 11-08-2012, Pleasant Valley Elem School, Harrisonburg, VA, Chesapeake Academy, Irvington, VA, Heritage High School, Leesburg, VA, Boonsboro Elementary School, Lynchburg, VA, Kent Gardens Elementary School, McLean, VA, Belview Elementary School, Radford, VA, Livingston Elementary School, Spotsylvania, VA, 12-12-2012, Casella Theater, Castleton State College, Castleton, Vermont, 09-28-2012, Hogan Elementary School, Middlebury, VT, 04-10-2012, Mount Baker Theatre in Bellingham, Washington, Crestwood Elementary School, Bonney Lake, WA, Chloe Clark Elementary School, Dupont, WA, Monroe Elementary School, Everett, WA, Garfield Elementary School, Olympia, WA, North Omak Elementary School, Omak, WA, Puyallup Public Library, Puyallup, WA, Corporate event in Seattle, WA, Pathfinder School, Seattle, WA, Emerson Elementary School, Snohomish, WA, , Wilkeson Elementary School, Wilkeson, WA, 11-11-2020. Virtual Showcase for Southeastern Wisconsin Library Youth Services, St. Joseph School, Dodgeville, WI, Dimensions of Learning Academy, Kenosha, WI, Iowa-Grant High School, Livingston, WI, Morgantown, WV, Sand Fork, WV.

Contact information: Email msmirnov@yahoo.com | Cell/Text: (201) 981-2497.

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