june, 2022

05jun3:00 pmCappella RomanaFrom Constantinople to California: Greek and Greek-American Choral Works


Event Details

Byzantine Chant and Polyphony
Choral works by Michael Adamis (1929–2013), Theodore Bogdanos (1932–2019), Steven  Cardiasmenos (b. 1958), Frank Desby (1922–92), Peter Michaelides (1930–2017), and Tikey Zes (b. 1927)

Follow a 1000-year journey of Byzantine music, from medieval Constantinople to the Greek communities of California. Infused with 19th-century Italian, Russian, and Viennese choral traditions, the musical seeds carried by Greek immigrants to the New World blossomed in the next generation with soaring Renaissance style and Hollywood flair.


(Sunday) 3:00 pm PST


Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Cathedral

3131 NE Glisan Street