CIMF – ḥarīm – حريم (2pm)

Meaning ‘a sacred inviolable place’ the word harem (ḥarīm – حريم) refers to the secluded women’s quarters in the palaces of the Ottoman Empire. This sheltered place was a centre of devotion, artistic pursuits and often political intrigue. In this concert we explore the traditional and modern sounds of Turkey as well as the sonic possibilities of the new contraforte.

Due to COVID-19 this event will be run twice:

Saturday May 1, 2:00pm
Saturday May 1, 4:00pm

PROGRAM

Traditional Sufi music

Baran Yildiz plays Baran Yildiz

Brian Howard, Sentinel (WP)

ARTISTS

Baran Yildiz, multi-instrumentalist

Ensemble Offspring

Noriko Shimada, contraforte

Miles Mullin-Chivers, cello

GENERAL ADMISSION $65, CONCESSION $60

Banner Image credit: Painting by John Lewis, 1860s

Date
Sat May 1
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Location
Australian Centre for Christianity and Culture


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