San Francisco Public Library

Russian Folk and Pop Songs

7:00 - 8:30


Merced: Área Principal

155 Winston Drive

Musicians Jonnie Pekelny (Женя Пекельная) and Toku Woo (Току Ву) team up to bring you the sweet, fiery, humorous, irreverent, and honest songs of rural and working Russia.   A native of St. Petersburg and a singer from early childhood, Jonnie loves folk songs and enjoys performing these disappearing Russian cultural treasures.  Toku is a sensitive, accomplished, and versatile guitarist who has performed in numerous Bay Area venues.