Previous Gigs

Below is a sampling of previous gigs, venues I have performed at, and ensembles I have played with.


  • MSUM Day of Percussion 2021
  • Winter Celebration of the Arts 2021, Minnesota State University Moorhead
  • MSUM President’s Faculty Appreciation Celebration 2021
  • Sun Garden Lounge Series, Minnesota State University Moorhead
  • Dragon Entertainment Group’s Veterans and Military Service Personnel Appreciation Social 2021, Minnesota State University Moorhead
  • Speak Up 2021, Minnesota State University Moorhead
  • Winner of Dragon’s Got Talent 2021, Minnesota State University Moorhead

Russian Cultural Representation

  • Minnesota State Fair, 2016-2019 (International Institute of MN)
  • Minnesota Festival of Nations, 2015-2018 (International Institute of MN)
  • Russian Cultural Center/Russian Soul, Minneapolis
  • “Russian Soul: Ten Years In Minnesota” – Capri Theatre, Minneapolis
  • “An Afternoon in Old Russia”, Wayzata Library, Wayzata, MN
  • “Yolka” Russian Winter Festival, Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Minneapolis, MN


  • Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Fuego Tropical
  • MSUM Wind Ensemble
  • MSUM Percussion Ensemble
  • NE Accordion Orchestra
  • Worship Teams
  • UnAshamed, a community youth worship team
  • Patty and the Buttons

Special Events

  • Little Log House Pioneer Village & Antique Power Show, Hastings, MN (2013-2019)
  • Fargo Marathon 2021
  • Ely State Theater’s Thanksgiving Night Open House
  • Almelund Apple Fest
  • Northeast Accordion Festival
  • Lobby Entertainer for Collide Theatrical @ The Ritz Theatre
  • Stillwater Reading Club
  • Potluck Vintage and Modern Kitchenware’s Grand Opening
  • Ely Thanksgiving Night Shopping

Local Business & Series

  • Tuesday Night Live, Ely Chamber of Commerce
  • Ely State Theater, Ely, MN
  • North Branch Farmer’s Market
  • Potluck Vintage Kitchenware, Ely, MN
  • Northern Lights Clubhouse Tea Party
  • Maytag Dairy Farms Harvest Party, Newman, IA
  • Rockwood Eatery, Ely, MN
  • Sir G’s Italian Restaurant, Ely, MN
  • Yarusso Bros. Italian Restaurant, Minneapolis
  • Royal Amsterdam Hotel, Pella, IA
  • Lion’s Main, Stillwater, MN

Community & Charity

  • Forest Hills United Methodist Church, Forest Lake, MN
  • Evangelical Free Church of Embarrass, Embarrass, MN
  • Ledgerock Community Church, Ely, MN
  • St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, Ely, MN
  • Red Rock Camp @ Koronis Ministries, Paynesville, MN
  • Community Care Food Distribution, Forest Hills UMC – 2011-2017
  • Ely Community Night of Worship, 2018
  • ThanksGathering 2017-2019
  • Ely Young Life Banquet
  • Knights of Columbus Fish Fry
  • Birchwood Senior Living, Forest Lake, MN
  • The Estates at Linden, Stillwater, MN


  • Graduation Parties
  • Christmas Parties
  • Family Reunions
  • Funerals
  • Receptions
  • Nursing Homes/Care Centers
  • Senior Services
  • Birthday Parties
  • Community Outreach Events
  • Church Services
  • Hymn Sings
  • Restaurants
  • Candlelight Services
  • Open Mics