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Three Russian masters. Wild but can be tamed!
The Trio is led by Australia's virtuoso violinist - Igor Oskolkov, established by excellent cellist, Alex Begelfor and completed by exceptional, virtuoso pianist Vitaly Barishnikov.

Special guest - DASHA - often joines these musicians at the concerts and Festival trips.

Download our music sample with two tracks - "Love Fever" and "Moldavian Medley"

They engage audience with their technical brilliance an energetic, fun repertoire. They play a diverse range of music:
- classical
- eastern european
- colourful world folk
- contemporary
- classical pop

The Trio often tour the Australian country-side performing at wineries and local Art Centres. They also play at local festivals like The Melbourne Festival (Spiegeltent), Apollo Bay Festival, The Blue Note Festival and others. They perform on TV shows (Bert Newton Show). In 2001 they toured to festivals such as The Singapore Community Life Arts Programme (CLAP) and The Art Jeonju Sori-Festival, White Hill & Seoul in South Korea.
They also played as a support band for such musicians as the legendary Stephane Grappelli. The Trio is often commissioned to perform at well known venues such as The Melbourne Concert Hall, Chapel off Chapel, Czech House.

Over the last five years, The Trio produced numerous cds ranging from traditional gypsy and world music to classical and classical-pops.

They are hugely successful and leave audiences craving more:

'Since Europe, I have not been privileged to hear music of this standard'

'Wonderful, fabulously exciting virtuoso performance by all artists!'

'Sensational! More please?'

'Pleasantly surprised. This music is Exhilirating! Will come again'
- Maree Nicholson
THE AGE Newspaper

'Very entertaining'
- Sean Simmons

"It was wonderful to have you on our programme again and it was the most marvellous concert. A standing ovation again - that is really something! You are the only group to have that happen!"
- Lois Goodin
Hon. Secretary
Arden Crescent Concert Series

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