The Columns

W&L’s German and Russian Dept. Presents Russian Folk Trio

— by on January 14th, 2008

Washington and Lee University’s German and Russian Department will presents the Russian Folk Trio, ZOLOTOI PLYOS on Thursday, Feb. 7 at 8 p.m., in Lee Chapel on the campus of Washington and Lee University.

Admission is free and open to the public.

This colorful and popular Russian ensemble presents a concert of folk songs and instrumental music. The ensemble members (Sergei Gratchev, Elena Sadina and Aleksandr Solovov) are all graduates of the Saratov Music Conservatory. They perform authentic Russian Folk music in costume and play on a wide variety of folk instruments.