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Music and Words of Russia

Featuring World Renowned Folk Ensemble, Barynya

2019-03-15 16:00:00 2019-03-15 17:15:00 America/Los_Angeles Music and Words of Russia Experience Russian culture through songs, music, dance, and language! Green Valley Library

Friday, March 15
4:00pm - 5:15pm

Add to Calendar 2019-03-15 16:00:00 2019-03-15 17:15:00 America/Los_Angeles Music and Words of Russia Experience Russian culture through songs, music, dance, and language! Green Valley Library

Green Valley Library

Program Room

Experience Russian culture through songs, music, dance, and language!

The Russian music, dance and song ensemble Barynya (Russian: Барыня), established in the year 1991 in New York City, is a world renowned group that enjoys exalting stature as the premier Russian folk ensemble outside of Russia. Barynya presents Russian, Cossack, Ukrainian, Jewish and Gypsy Roma traditional dancing, music, songs, and virtuoso performances on instruments including the balalaika, garmoshka (Russian folk button accordion), and balalaika contrabass. Barynya has been invited to perform at some of the most prestigious cultural venues in the United States, including Carnegie Hall in New York, the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, the Smithsonian Institute of America in Washington D.C., the United Nations in New York, and the Russian Embassy in Washington D.C.

Event is part of Around the World at Henderson Libraries, a celebration of countries and cultures. This program is funded by Nevada Humanities.

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Green Valley Library

rdebuff@hendersonlibraries.com
Phone: (702) 207-4260
Branch manager
Robbie DeBuff

Hours
Mon, Mar 18 Closed
Tue, Mar 19 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Mar 20 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Mar 21 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Mar 22 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Mar 23 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sun, Mar 24 Closed

About the branch

Green Valley Library is located on the corner of Sunset Road and N. Green Valley Parkway. This location features a computer lab, study rooms, rotating art exhibits and a seed library.

Upcoming events

Program Room
Thu, Mar 21, 10:30am - 11:30am

Youth Services Area
Thu, Mar 21, 5:00pm - 7:00pm

Program Room
Thu, Mar 21, 6:00pm - 7:30pm