The Official Opening of the exhibition "Russian Influences on Music and Dance in America" Based on materials from the Library of Congress

Official event flow / Intersectional events

14.12.2015 20:30

Dekabristov st., 34, Mariinsky II


This groundbreaking new exhibit, “Russian Influence on American Music and Dance,” uncovers the contributions of Russian dancers, directors, composers, and musicians on American cultural traditions.  The exhibit is based on material from the United States Library of Congress and is organized by the Carmel Institute for Russian Culture and History.   


Anton Fedyashin

Director of the Carmel Institute of Russian Culture and History


  • Susan Carmel Lehrman, Founder and Chair of Advisory Committee, Carmel Institute of Russian Culture and History;
  • Olga Manulkina, Associate Professor at the Saint Petersburg Conservatory, kandidat nauk;
  • Nancy Snider Director, Music Program, Department of Performing Arts, American University, Washington, DC.