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UW Russian Folk Orchestra celebrates 20 years with special concert

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MADISON (WKOW) -- UW Russian Folk Orchestra is celebrating their 20th Anniversary with a Gala Concert this weekend.

On Friday, Victor Gorodinsky and Anna Gubenkova stopped by Wake Up Wisconsin to show off their talents.

The concert will be held Saturday, April 8 at 7:30 p.m. in Mills Hall.  Featured soloists include: Tetiana Khomenko, Angelina Galashenkova, Yuriy Kolosovskiy, and Anna Gubenkova. 

The Orchestra was founded in 1997 by Gorodinsky, a Slavic Studies Librarian at the University of Wisconsin. Currently, there are 40 players in the orchestra.

Click here to learn more about the UW Russian Folk Orchestra. 

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