Journey to Ithaka Concert
Tuesday, October 29, 2013 from 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM (EDT)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Constantine Cavafy (1863-1933) is widely recognized as one of the most important Modern Greek poets active in the twentieth century. Literary figures as diverse as T.S. Eliot, Lawrence Durrell and Henry Miller considered him to be the most important poet of their generation. GSU will host a series of events celebrating the work of Cavafy.
Journey to Ithaka - an evening of new music celebrating the enduring influence of Constantine P. Cavafy. Featuring a world premiere by Urska Pompe, as well as works by Yiorgos Vassilandonakis and Nickitas Demos. Conductor Steven Loy will lead tenor Richard Clement and baritone W. Dwight Coleman. Presented as part of the UNESCO "Year of Cavafy."
Funding made possible through the generous support of GSU's CENCIA and Center for Hellenic Studies and the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA).
Program subject to change without notice. Please visit our website for the most current information www.arts.gsu.edu/cencia.html
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Center for Collaborative and International Arts at Georgia State University
The Center for Collaborative and International Arts (CENCIA) at Georgia State University brings together visual artists, composers, musicians, creative writers, filmmakers, and scholars to create dynamic and exciting arts programming that showcases the global community.
All CENCIA events are FREE and open to the public!
Visit cencia.gsu.edu for more information and a complete listing of events.