The Museum of Russian Art presents St. Mary’s Orthodox Cathedral Choir Russian Christmas Concert. St. Mary’s Music Director, Deacon Gregory Ealy, will lead the choir as they sing a capella harmonized chants from Galicia and Carpatho-Rus, as well as from the monasteries of Valaam, the Kiev Caves, Optina, and Solovki, in English. The choir will end the evening with traditional hymns and carols for the nativity season.
The Minnesota Orchestra presents a special concert featuring the music of Russia – The Art of Russia: Energy and Elegance. Featuring phenomenal pianist Kirill Gerstein and conductor Courtney Lewis. Pieces by Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev, Stravinsky and Shostakovich, will lead you on a musical journey to the very heart of Russia. Click for more details.
Join us at the Izba gift shop for a fun, festive evening of shopping and camaraderie. Discover new arrivals for the Holiday season, purchased especially for Ladies Night Out: Solemate socks and fingerless mittens, Illume candles, Baltic amber from Vessel International and Boutique Scandinavia, Lidia’s Polish Pottery and much more! Click to learn more about the special offers and drawings that will be available.
Last year, generous donors like you helped raise over $20,000 for The Museum of Russian Art. This year, the Board of Trustees of The Museum of Russian Art has offered to match every donation up to $5,000 dollar-for-dollar. This is a fantastic way to support The Museum of Russian Art’s mission of education, enlightenment and engagement through the art of Russia! Schedule your donation today by clicking here!
Join us for a once in a lifetime experience! The Museum of Russian Art presents its first ever bluegrass concert. Named in honor of Bill Monroe, “The Father of Bluegrass Music,” Monroe Crossing dazzles audiences with an electrifying blend of classic bluegrass, bluegrass gospel, and heartfelt originals. Their airtight harmonies, razor sharp arrangements, and on-stage rapport make them audience favorites across the United States and Canada. Their airtight harmonies, razor sharp arrangements, and on-stage rapport make them audience favorites across the United States and Canada.
Join us for an evening of storytelling for grown-ups. Into the Forest; Experience Russian Folklore through the Art of Storytelling. If you think storytelling is only for children, this evening will change your mind.