Open Gates Project ~ Global Roots in Queens

Sat, 4 Jun 2022 7:00 pm


Global Roots headshots webGlobal Roots: Mi Alma, Mi Voz, Mi Corazón
A Journey Through Argentinian and Armenian Folk and Popular Song

Ranging from folk tunes to tangos to classical arrangements, this program will explore Argentinian and Armenian music through the medium of Baroque instruments. Join us for this intercultural dialogue across the ages, featuring Armenian-Argentinian American mezzo-soprano, Solange Merdinian.

Solange Merdinian ~ mezzo-soprano
Dongmyung Ahn ~ violin
Dušan Balarin ~ guitar
Patricia Ann Neely ~ viola da gamba
Rex Benincasa ~ percussion

Friday, June 3 at 7 pm (in person and online)
St. Ignatius of Antioch Episcopal Church, 552 West End Avenue (at West 87th Street), Manhattan

Saturday, June 4 at 7 pm
Jamaica Performing Arts Center, 153-10 Jamaica Avenue , Jamaica, Queens

Sunday, June 5 at 3 pm
St. Philip's Episcopal Church, 334 MacDonough Street, Brooklyn

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GEMS is a non-profit corporation that supports and promotes the artists and organizations in New York devoted to early music— the music of the Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, and early Classical periods.