Kitka at Garden of Memory
Jun
21
5:00 pm17:00

Kitka at Garden of Memory

  • Chapel of the Chimes

A magical event in the gorgeous Julia Morgan designed columbarium, Garden of Memory is dedicated to the discovery of music that pushes boundaries - electroacoustic, new classical, unusual jazz, new approaches to world music, or anything unique. 

Kitka Trio at San Anselmo Library
Jun
16
7:00 pm19:00

Kitka Trio at San Anselmo Library

  • San Anselmo Library

A trio of Kitka singers (Janet Kutulas, Kelly Atkins & Kristine Barrett) brings the beauty of Eastern European a cappella singing to the San Anselmo Library. Free admission!

Temple of Light Georgian Choir - Spring 2017 Session
Feb
26
7:00 pm19:00

Temple of Light Georgian Choir - Spring 2017 Session

  • Omni Commons

The Temple of Light Georgian Community Choir is an American volunteer mixed-gender community vocal arts project and workshop series dedicated to the study and performance of traditional polyphonic music from the Republic of Georgia, Lazona, and neighboring Black Sea and Caucasus regions. The Choir is directed by Kristine Barrett.

Wintersongs - Menlo Park
Dec
11
4:00 pm16:00

Wintersongs - Menlo Park

  • St Bedes

Sunday, December 11 | 4 p.m.
Arts at St. Bede's
2650 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA

Tickets: $15 - $40
Tickets and more Info here
or call 800-838-3006

 

BULGARIAN HARMONIES: A VOCAL WORKSHOP WITH TZVETANKA VARIMEZOVA
Nov
19
2:00 pm14:00

BULGARIAN HARMONIES: A VOCAL WORKSHOP WITH TZVETANKA VARIMEZOVA

  • Omni Commons (Disco Room)

Space is limited!  Reserve your spot here.

The vocal techniques and extraordinary harmonies of Bulgarian music have entranced music lovers around the the globe. The brilliant tonal clarity and vocal agility of Bulgarian singers is universally appreciated and many musicians from other traditions have expressed a deep interest in decoding the mystery of the Bulgarian voice. Tzvetanka Varimezova has taught traditional Bulgarian vocal techniques, folk songs, and choral repertoire around the world for more than two decades and is a master of helping non-Bulgarian singers discover their open voice.

Singers of all ages, genders, and levels of experience welcome!

CANCELLED! Workshop: Sevdah - Songs of the Soul with Amira Medunjanin (Bosnia)
Nov
16
7:00 pm19:00

CANCELLED! Workshop: Sevdah - Songs of the Soul with Amira Medunjanin (Bosnia)

  • CYF Room, First Congregational Church of Oakland

Music journalist Garth Cartwright has dubbed Amira "Bosnia's Billie Holiday". The comparison reflects the way Amira voice turns sevdah inside out, finding new paths of expression within a tradition that dates back centuries. This very special workshop is open to singers of all ages, genders, and levels of experience. Space is limited and advance registration highly recommended.