“Sweet as Honey, Bright as Silver”: Voices from the Balkans and Beyond
Thursday, August 27 at 7pm
Meden Glas (meaning “sweet as honey,” or conversely, “a silvery, metallic timbre”) is our sonic tour guide through Bulgaria, Croatia, Bosnia, Macedonia, Greece, Albania, Turkey, Italy, and Russia via the entrancing vocal styles, intricate rhythms and instrumental sounds of their traditional music.
Vocals, Accordion, Tambura Irene Markoff
Vocals, Flutes, Hand Drums Ekaterina
Vocals Nadia Younan
Vocals, Hand Drums Mario Morello
Vocals, Guitar, Hand Drums Jamieson Eakin
The annual Summer Music in the Garden concert series is presented by TD Bank Group – The Ready Commitment with the generous support of The Azrieli Foundation.
The series is produced by Harbourfront Centre in partnership with the City of Toronto. Special thanks to Chief Cheerleader Jim Fleck, 2020 series supporters Rita and Sam Bresler, our individual concert supporters, and our 2019 audience members.
The Gail Asper Family Foundation
Alice and Grant Burton
Robert and Ann Corcoran
Michael and Sonja Koerner
Sandra and Jim Pitblado
and the generosity of our 2019 Audience