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Kitka and Trio Kavkasia in Concert: Exquisite Harmonies of Caucasus, Georgia 

Thu., Feb. 17, 8 p.m. 2011
510.444.0323
Price: General: $20 (advance), $25 (door)/Seniors & Students $18 (advance), $23 (door)

"... exotic, beautifully modulated style... haunting ... " The New York Times

Kitka returns from their first tour to the Caucasus to present a collaborative concert with Trio Kavkasia, an internationally acclaimed ensemble specializing in the strikingly beautiful traditional harmonies. Kitka and Trio Kavkasia's program will feature material ranging from gentle lullabies, lyrical love songs, and sublime sacred pieces to rowdy dance tunes and robust table and work songs. A Georgian song's parts relate to each other like a Möbius strip, with unexpected chords that create richly ornamented textures that do not follow Western rules of tuning and harmony.

Additional Concerts with Kitka and Trio Kavkasia:
BRISBANE - Friday, February 18, 8 PM
(Pre-concert talk 7:30 PM) Live at Mission Blue, 475 Mission Blue Dr.

SANTA CRUZ - Saturday, February 19, 8 PM
Holy Cross Church, 126 High St.

MENLO PARK - Sunday, February 20, 4 PM
Arts at St. Bede's, 2650 Sand Hill Rd.

Learn more about Kitka's Caucasian Connections Project.

MORE INFO:
Email: info@kitka.org;
Phone: 510.444.0323

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