This groupmuse happened on Sunday, May 15, at 5:30 PM EDT.

This is an in-person Groupmuse Concert

A live in-person performance in a living room or private space. They're casual and friendly, hosted by community members.

Society for Orphaned Armenian Relief Fundraiser Concert
In-person Concert

Society for Orphaned Armenian Relief Fundraiser Concert

Flatiron

Sun, May 15, 2022 5:30 PM, EDT

COVID-19 protocols at this groupmuse

The COVID-19 protocols for this groupmuse apply to all performers/hosts as well as attendees.

Capacity
70 spots total at this groupmuse
Drinking policy
Free drinks provided at this groupmuse
ADA access
Accessible

Host

Jonathan DePeri Superhost

Join Nuné Melik and Gotham Arts for a spring soirée musicale to benefit the Society for Orphaned Armenian Relief (SOAR).

5:30 PM Doors & Pre-Reception
6:30 PM Musical Program
7:30 PM Post-Reception

Reception generously sponsored by Storica Wines.


Program

Komitas Vardapet: Apricot Tree (Tsirani Tsar)
Nuné Melik, violin
Jonathan DePeri, piano

Grikor Narekatsi (ca. 950 AD): Hovun, Hovun
Komitas Vardapet (1869–1935): Crane (Krunk)
Hasmik Mekanejian, mezzo-soprano

Johann Sebastian Bach (1685–1750): Allemande from Partita No. 2 for Violin Solo
Nuné Melik, violin
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750): Air on the G String
Nuné Melik, violin
Hussein Smko, dance

Jean Sibelius (1865–1957): Duo for Violin and Viola in C Major
Javier Montilla (b. 1970): Pajarillo con Catira
Samuel Marchan, viola
Nuné Melik, violin

Nimrod Borenstein (b. 1969): Quasi una Cadenza for Violin Solo
Nuné Melik, violin

----------------: Unnamed Piece
Erin Pitts, viola

Handel-Halvorsen: Passacaglia for Violin & Viola
Erin Pitts, viola
Nuné Melik, violin

Rafael Landestoy (b. 1925): Romantico
Riko Higuma, piano

Fritz Kreisler (1875–1962): Liebeslied & Tambourin Chinois
Nuné Melik, violin
Riko Higuma, piano

Komitas Vardapet (1869–1935):
It's Springtime (Garun a)
Like a Cypress Tree (Chinar es)
A Blessing Song from Divine Liturgy
Dr. Bryan Zaros, conductor
Hasmik Mekanejian, mezzo-soprano
Tatiana Poletskaya, soprano
Frank Mathis, tenor
Christopher Nazarian, bass-baritone


Performers:
Nuné Melik, violin
Erin Pitts, viola
Jonathan DePeri, piano
Riko Higuma, piano
Samuel Marchan, viola
Frank Mathis, tenor
Hasmik Mekanejian, mezzo-soprano
Christopher Nazarian, bass-baritone
Tatiana Poletskaya, soprano
Hussein Smko, dance
Bryan Zaros, conductor

Program

Riko Higuma Piano
Jonathan DePeri Piano
Bryan Zaros Conductor

Komitas Vardapet: Apricot Tree (Tsirani Tsar)
Nuné Melik, violin
Jonathan DePeri, piano

Komitas Vardapet:
Hovun, Hovun
Hasmik Mekanejian, mezzo-soprano

Johannes Bach: Air on the G string
Nune Melik, violin
Hussein Smko, dance

Franz Liszt: Sposalizio from Years of Pilgrimage
Francesca Khalifa, piano

Nimrod Borenstein: Quasi una Cadenza
Nuné Melik, violin

Jean Sibelius: Duo for Violin and Viola in C Major
Javier Montilla: Pajarillo con Catira
Samuel Marchan, viola
Nuné Melik, violin

Rafael Landestoy: Romantico
Riko Higuma, piano

Fritz Kreisler: Tambourine Chinois
Nuné Melik, violin
Riko Higuma, piano

Unnamed Piece
Erin Pitts, viola

Handel-Halvorsen: Passacaglia
Erin Pitts, viola
Nuné Melik, violin

Komitas Vardapet:
It's Springtime (Garun a)
Like a Cypress Tree (Chinar es)
A Blessing Song from Divine Liturgy
Mixed Choir
Bryan Zaros, conductor

Location

Exact address sent to approved attendees via email.

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Attendees

Stephen Haroian
Chris Welty
Jeffery King
Kurt Hunciker
Ovsanna Khachikian
Liana Gevorgyan
KARNI BEDIRIAN
Joseph Jones
Laura Setrakian
Alec Oliver
Robin Shoemaker
Aram Spendjian
Willy Brin
Armine Martirosian
Nune Khachatryan
Sofiya Khachatryan
Daniel Conahan
Daniel Mazza
Narek Shaverdian
Peter Zakian
KARINE Melikyan
Samuel Armen
Syuzanna Arutyunyan
Kristine Jamgotchian
Lyusya Manvelova
Manana Mosoian
Edward Godfrey
Andres Illanes
Andres Vasquez
Melikset Melikyan
Dimitris Kalimeris
Ash Jha
Zachary Armen
Aram Bowen