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Review of Alexander Rybak’s concert in Ostrava, Czech Republic

The Eurovision winner instead of a lecture

On Saturday, October 15, we could see the cinema “Vesmír” as we’ve never seen it before. There were no empty seats, after all some people even stood behind. Economic lectures were replaced by the winner of Eurovision 2009 – Alexander Rybak!

ostravaa

Source: www.sokolska33.cz, published 18.10.16.
Text:  Photos: Adam Popelka.
Translation by Sonya L. Revision by Anni J.


 Alexander not only sings and dances, but also accompanies on the violin. Sometimes all at once. He brought with him four very energetic dancers from Lithuania, who helped him to create the whole picture of his performance . There is joy and positive energy in all his songs. Maybe that’s why he conquered the audience during the first song. There was singing, clapping, snapping their fingers… whatever was needed.
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New Russian song “Love You as Before” with lyrics in several languages

Live version of Alexander’s new Russian song  “Lyublyu tebya kak ran’she”/ “Love You As Before” from the radio show – lyrics in subtitles in English, German, Hungarian in this video:

   “Love You as Before”

Translation by Sonya L. 

Empty cities and only memories left.
I’ll forever remember all those gentle dates.
But apparently it’s not our destiny to go through life together,
And I love you, love you as before.
But apparently it’s not our destiny to go through life together,
And I love you, love you as before.
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Alexander Rybak at the Hungarian national final to ESC 2016

“Fairytale”

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The concert in Grodno: Rybak and «Milki» were met by a full house

Alexander Rybak and his brainchild, the group “Milki”, performed in the concert hall of the Yanka Kupala State University of Grodno on November 12. 

Source: vgr.by Author: Ian Khvedchin. Photos: Sergei Lyudkevych.

The girls were first one on stage, but after the first song Alexander appeared. The applause had hardly died  down before Rybak began to play on the violin a melody familiar to his fans. The audience was especially pleased how the sound of the violin was mixed with the elements of rock and roll. The whole performance was accompanied by a dance group and the pianist Mikhail Orgesh.

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Alexander Rybak at the concert “Golden Hit” at Slavic Bazaar in Vitebsk

Kotik” and “Fairytale” 

Unfortunately, there were problems with a sound (echo) at the concert, so  it was decided to close the video.  Sorry for that.

Thanks to Lesya Kozhevnikova for the recording