A preview concert for the Vancouver Inter-Cultural Orchestra's annual GLOBAL SOUNDSCAPES FESTIVAL, featuring Amir Eslami (ney), Sina Ettehad (kamanche), Bo Peng (cello) and Cellissimo. A programme featuring world premieres of new pieces by Mark Armanini and Amir Eslami, alongside traditional tunes all on Middle Eastern instruments interwoven with the lush, passionate sounds of a cello choir.|
June 16-27, 2018
At the Waterfront Theatre on Granville Island
with ancillary events in Vancouver, West Vancouver & Surrey
The focus of this year's Festival: the musical instruments and traditions of the Middle East. The VICO hosts special guest soloists from Azerbaijian, Iran and Montreal, alongside a whos who of musicians from Vancouvers vibrant world music scene, for a series of concerts, workshops and other events. The Festival promises a rich smorgasboard of sounds and rhythms, and many unique opportunities for connection across borders, continents, cultures and centuries.
Join us for some music without borders! Visit www.vi-co.org for details.
The Annex (View)
823 Seymour Street (2nd Level)
Vancouver, BC V6B 3L4
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|