FOLK DANCE ENSEMBLE
The ensemble travels a lot throughout the country.
Now the leader of the “RODINA" is Tatiana
Tchetverikova. The ensemble still remains one of the best dance groups
The ensemble consists of 160 people, their age is
different from 6 till 25.
The dances, songs and music in “RODINA" serve to one aim - to develop Russian folklore and acquaint the whole world with the beauty and richness of the Russian culture
Folk - Dance Ensemble "Carousel"
are 20 dances in the ensemble's repertoire: 1 Moldavian, 1 Ukrainian, 1
Irish, 1 Spanish, 1 Jewish, 1 Mexican and 14 Russian dances, two of
which are staged by the ensemble leader Alla Kozlova, a professional
dances depict the features of different region folk styles and
techniques. Lyric and playful they are performed in the traditional
Russian costumes designed by
folk instruments orchestra that plays live music is a part of the
ensemble. It's made up of professional musicians, six teachers from the
The leader of the group Alla Kozlova was awarded a Diploma for the Development of Arts and Culture in the region in 2001, she was also awarded Moldavian President's Certificate of Excellence at the festival " Moldavian Days of Culture" in 2001.
folk ethnographic group “Zabava”
Quantity of participants of "Zabava" – 10-12
The repertoir of the
group includes about 600 old Russian peasant and Cossack songs, dances,
quadrilles, games, dances in a ring.
performs either in real peasant costumes of the end of the XIX-XX
centuries, brought from the expeditions in South regions of Russia.
Participants of “Zabava” play on old musical instruments:
accordion, balalaika, tambourine, violin and wheel lyre.
Except for a concert we can do an exhibition (or exhibition -
sale) ancient suits of 19 centuries of different areas of Russia,
products of national crafts, Russian traditional toys.
Leaders of collective can
do work-shops on different directions of Russian traditional culture (vocal
exercises, choreographies, Russian musical instruments playing, hand -
“Zabava” leads a big concert activity, often goes to
the All-Russia and international folklore festivals. Within 2001-2003
years "Zabava"participated in folklore festivals in Germany,
Holland, Denmark, Poland.
The ensemble has written down two compact discs with
traditional Russian music, has taken part in filming 14 folklore films
on the Saratov TV.
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Folk group "DrevA"