Matryomin in Gorky Park

One of the most extraordinary events took place today in Gorky Park. On the Fountain square musical ensemble of Masami Tekeuchi, creator of the so-called “Matryomin” - the thereminvox inside Russian matryoshka.

More than 20 musicians used “Matryomins” to play classical pieces of music and traditional folk melodies. Playing the thereminvox is like magic: without touching their instruments, musicians perform on invisible strings their interpretation of a well-known Russian melody “Katysha”.