I'd like to invite you to a romantic evening with Vadim Kolpakov and Alex Gorodezky guitar duo performing this Wednesday, May 18th, from 9-11 pm.
Location: Solas restaurant on the rooftop.
419 Glenwood Avenue, Raleigh, NC 27603-1219
About the music:
Virtuoso six and seven string guitar duo performs romantic world music with gypsy, flamenco, Latin and jazz flavors:
-Traditional virtuoso guitar and violin music
- gypsy jazz with pieces in style similar to Django , Paco de Lucia, and Al di Meola
- original works that would please funs of Astor Piazzolla and Pat Metheny and
- jewish music in modern styles with jazz- rooted solos
Their CD "My Two Homes" is available here: http://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B004IXGNAQ/ref=mp_s_a_1?qid=1296412589&sr=8-1
Vadim Kolpakov is a virtuoso Russian-Romany (Gypsy) seven-string guitarist, dancer and vocalist. Vadim has performed extensively around the world; he has given concerts in Carnegie Hall (New York City) and the Kremlin (Moscow), and has also participated in numerous musical projects on Russian, Canadian, and American television and radio. His musical repertoire includes 19th-century Russian seven-string guitar, Gypsy, Russian, classical, rap, and world music. Vadim has toured with pop singer Madonna in her 2008-2009 world tour.
Alex Gorodezky (six-string guitar and bass) is a virtuoso guitar player and composer. His music has been featured in many venues, from theater to various music festivals, CD and CD-ROM recordings. He collaborates with Vadim Kolpakov in a Via Romen band and guitar duo. He also teaches classical, jazz and flamenco guitar out of his studio in Raleigh, NC