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Interview of Svetlana Portnyansky about upcoming tour with Via Romen

posted May 1, 2012, 5:08 PM by ViaRomen GuitarDuo

YouTube Video

Via Romen performs at Herdeljezi Festival - May 5, 2012

posted May 1, 2012, 3:07 PM by ViaRomen GuitarDuo

 Please join us in Sebastopol, CA on May 5. We are going to be performing on Herdeljezi Festival! Here is the link to this event:

Via Romen - Raleigh performances Oct 1, 2 2011

posted Sep 25, 2011, 12:17 PM by ViaRomen GuitarDuo

Dear friends!

Please join us at these two upcoming Via Romen performances in Raleigh!

Here is the link to the International festival, where you can read about the performance on October 1, Saturday 6pm.

also on October 2
Quail Ridge book store is hosting our new CD release -

You all are welcome to come!
Please spread the word and bring friends who may like modern world music :) both events are free to the public.

Vadim Kolpakov and Alex Gorodezky to perform at SOLAS

posted May 16, 2011, 2:31 PM by ViaRomen GuitarDuo   [ updated May 16, 2011, 3:03 PM ]

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:

Artist's bios 

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

I hope to see you there!


New CD - Svetlana Portnyansky and Via Romen is here!.

posted Mar 26, 2011, 1:57 PM by ViaRomen GuitarDuo   [ updated May 16, 2011, 2:31 PM ]

New CD - Svetlana Portnyansky and Via Romen is here!

Via Romen to perform at 15th HERDELJEZI festival

posted Mar 26, 2011, 1:41 PM by ViaRomen GuitarDuo

coming up on May 7! More to come...

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