offWOMEX Presentation: Music of Finno-Ugric People of Russia

With songs of OYME group from Mordovia

Ezhevika Spirkina by Valery Latypov
Alexander Cheparukhin by Alexander Sofeev


Presented by Alexander Cheparukhin (Russia/Montenegro/US), GreenWave Arts

with Ezhevika Spirkina (Russia), OYME folk band

Alexander Cheparukhin and Ezhevika Spirkina, leader of OYME folk band from the Republic of Mordovia, speak about the past and present of Finno-Ugric culture in Russia. The story is illustrated by songs of OYME, representing music traditions of Erzya, Moksha and other Finno-Ugric people from the Russian Federation.