Musical Performance: En Chordais: An Evening of Mixed Classical & Contemporary Mediterranean Traditions
Fri, February 28, 2014 8:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts
The ensemble celebrates the Byzantine musical heritage, Greek folk music, the works of major Mediterranean composers, as well as compositions by its members and a creative continuation of this great heritage. Of particular importance in the repertoire is the application of Kyriakos Kalaitzidis' (En Chordais' artistic director) research findings in manuscript codices from the 15th-19th century, which are preserved in several historical libraries of Europe.
Tickets: $20 General | $15 for Students, Seniors, Members
(*A small online fee is applied)
Doors open at 7:30 pm
Radio France Prize for World Music – 2008 Official nomination for the UNESCO Sharjah Prize - 2006
Alwan's music program is made possible, in part, with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in Partnership with the City Council.
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