These Eastern European Musicians Will Blow You Away with Their Talent

From Eastern Europe come two accomplished musicians ready to deliver an amazing performance to Las Cruces audiences. This Sunday, March 24th, head to Rio Grande Theatre to witness a live performance by Sergei Teleshev and Natasha Popova, an acclaimed accordion player and violinist, respectively.

Classically trained at the Academy of Music in Voronezh, Russia, Sergei Teleshev has won many regional and international accordion competitions. Being a founding member and accordion player of Trio Voronezh, Classic Klezmer Trio, Valinor Quartet and East-West International Project, he collaborates with many internationally recognized artists, ensembles, and orchestras, composing and arranging music, participating in recording projects of different genres.

Sergei has been a jury member at international accordion competitions in Russia, Canada and the USA. Recently, he won the National V-Accordion Competition. As the U.S. champion, Sergei represented the United States at the 7th Roland International V-Accordion Festival, in Rome, Italy, where he received a special prize for most online votes on the festival’s webcast. In July 2017 he won in two categories (Solo Open and Ensemble) at the International Accordion Competition in Victoria, Canada.

Veronika Shabashova is a world-renowned violinist, singer, actress and dancer. She was born in Ukraine to a musical family. Classically trained at the prestige Gnessin Russian Academy of Music, she became a soloist at the State Musical Theatre of National Art and has since travelled all over the world as a performer. Shabashova collaborates with many internationally recognized artists, including Larry J. Livingston, Oleg Menshikov, Vladimir Nazarov and others. Veronika has recorded several soundtracks for movies and TV series. She composes and arranges music in multiple styles.

Get your tickets now to see Sergei Teleshev and Natasha Popova live at Rio Grande Theatre! Admission is $25 for adults and $5 for students. Children 17 and under may enjoy free admission when accompanied by an adult. To purchase tickets, visit

Even though Sonoma Palms Apartments in Las Cruces, New Mexico provides you with all of the comfort, convenience, and entertainment you could possibly desire, we encourage our residents to venture outside of our apartment community and explore all that the city has to offer!

Event Time/Date:
Sunday, March 24, 2019—3:00 PM

Event Venue Location:
Rio Grande Theatre
211 Main Street
Las Cruces, New Mexico 88001

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