Instrumental Concert – Music Kaleidoscope
Eternal Father of the Sea Chapel (on the former Charleston Naval Base),
1096 Navy Way, North Charleston, SC 29405
Formed in the Fall of 2019, the M&N Duo consists of internationally recognized musicians Marina Alexandra (guitar) and Natalya Petrova (percussion). These remarkable female artists explore a vast array of music, with a repertoire ranging from classical masterpieces to jazz, samba, and tango compositions. This afternoon program will include famous works by Spanish, Russian, Argentinian, Italian, and American composers. Marina Alexandra has received awards in several guitar competitions, including the Music Teachers National Association State and Regional Competitions. Her CDs have received praise from musical critics of FingerStyle Guitar Magazine, American Record Guide, Classical Guitar Magazine (UK), and Soundboard Magazine. Her TEDx Talk, Classical Guitar Is Not Boring, has ~3M views. Natalya Petrova, a native of Almaty, Kazakhstan, was a featured soloist with the Military National Orchestra of Kazakhstan and the Kazakhstan Philharmonic Orchestra, as well as the founding director of a music academy for talented children. She actively performs with rock and jazz bands in Charlotte, NC.