Russian Guitar Festival
For all concerts (except for the one at ROZZ–TOX see below), general
admission is $15 ($10 seniors). Student pass for all concerts $30.
For more information call (319) 338-8338 or check our website www.iarmac.org
The International Annual Russian Guitar Festival and Seminar (IARGUS) is our biggest event of the year. This is our opportunity to showcase artists from around the world, inform the Eastern Iowa public about the rich culture and history behind the unique seven-string guitar, and teach students of all ages and abilities to play.
Thursday, June 21, 8 pm
Congregational Church (30 N. Clinton, Iowa City)
The Grand Opening of the Festival:
Hot Club of Davenport and Zingaresca;
Ivan Zhuk, the Russian klezmer-guitar;
Doc Rossi, the world’s expert on the English guitar;
Vadim Kolpakov, the Russian-Gypsy guitar virtuoso;
Natasha Ramer, voice;
Friday, June 22, 6 pm
St. Raphael Orthodox Chapel (722 E. College St., Iowa City)
“The Origins of the Russian Guitar”
Doc Rossi, Oleg Timofeyev
Friday, June 22, 9 pm
ROZZ-TOX (2108 3rd Ave, Rock Island, IL) $5 cover charge, this concert only!
“Django in Russia”
Hot Club of Davenport, Vadim Kolpakov, Oleg Timofeyev, Ivan Zhuk
Saturday, June 23, 8 pm