British Georgian Society is delighted to invite you to a rare opportunity to come and meet prominent ethnomusicologist Professor Nino Makharadze of the Tbilisi State Conservatoire and Ilia University on Tuesday 11th August at 7.00pm in the Georgian Embassy.
Nino is in the UK to present her paper at the Third Biennial Conference on Christian Congregation Music: Local and Global Perspectives in Ripon College, Oxford. She is the author of several publication, more then 50 scientific articles and well known for her collection of Georgian Cradle Songs.
There will be a 10-15 minute presentation on Georgian Womens’ traditional folk music and afterwards Nino will teach two songs including dance. No previous singing or dancing experience required and men and women are welcome.
The workshop is free of charge but donation will be appreciated to cover the cost. Georgian wine and snacks will be provided.
7.00pm at the Georgian Embassy, 4 Russell Gardens, London, W14 8EZ. Nearest station is Kensington Olympia.
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