Alexander “Sasha” Zhiroff

By admin in : Meet the Saints // Aug 22 2010

Alexander “Sasha” Zhiroff, from Russia, is one of the world’s most well known cellists, as his performances include appearances with orchestras in the United States, Rusia, Cuba, and Europe in some of the major concert halls in the world. In 1996 he joined Yanni’s orchestra and joined the “Ethnicity” world tour in 2003 and 2004, and the “Yanni Live! The Concert Event” in 2005 and the Yanni “Voices” tour. Zhiroff’s performances include anywhere from classical to Argentinian Tango and American Jazz styles. He has also recently appeared on Sarah Stanton’s album, “A Glimpse of Heaven.”