Russian Music Concert at Ann Arbor Senior Center
Join the Ann Arbor Senior Center on Sunday, April 13 for journey Through Russia with Music with Sasha’s Balalaika Show.
Tickets are $5/person or $4 for seniors. Kids 12 and under are admitted free of charge.
Tickets are limited, so you may want to call ahead (734-794-6250) to reserve your tickets.
The press release below includes more details:
“Through Russia with Music”Aleksandr Chernyak’s Balalaika PerformanceSunday, April 13
ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 6, 2014 — Aleksandr Chernyak, Russian native and local performer also known to his audiences as “Sasha”, will bring his show “Through Russia with Music” to Ann Arbor Parks & Recreation on Sunday, April 13 at 1:00 p.m.
Sasha is the “real deal”! Born and raised as a musician in the USSR, Sasha led a popular band of Russian folk musicians that played at major music festivals throughout Europe. Moving to the United States in 1991 to escape social persecution, Sasha has become a beloved performer and teacher of Russian music and culture.
A native of St. Petersburg, Russia, Sasha was educated in Russia and Ann Arbor (UM School of Music, MM). He sings in Russian, English, Ukranian, Polish, German, and Yiddish, accompanying himself on the balalaika and guitar. Since coming to the U.S. Sasha has performed for more than 1000 different audiences in the U.S. and Canada, including schools, open houses, libraries, fairs, and the Russian Cultural Center, all to rave reviews.
Sasha (Aleksandr Chernyak)
will play balalaika
April 13 1:00 – 2:30 p.m.
“Through Russia with Music” – that’s the name of my show. And after this show, I promise you will feel like you just returned from Russia.” – Sasha
Please join us at
Parks & Rec’s Ann Arbor Senior Center, Burns Park, 1320 Baldwin Ave., Ann Arbor
Pre-registration is recommended. To reserve your tickets please call
734 794-6250. Seating is limited, calling early is advised.
$5 general admission; $4 for 60 years and older. Free for Ann Arbor Senior Center members and children 12 and under if accompanied by an adult.