LARK MUSICAL SOCIETY In Special Collaboration with Serj Tankian Proudly Presents: Perennial Pilgrims Read Asbarez.com article about his concert. Read ArmRadio.am article about this concert.
Symphonic compositions by Serj Tankian with John Psathas Opera chorus selections by Verdi, Purcell, Wagner, Tchouhadjian and Tigranian Featuring: THE LARK MASTERSINGERS AND ORCHESTRA Under the direction of Vatsche Barsoumian
Singer, songwriter, composer, multi-instrumentalist, poet and political activist Serj Tankian has chosen Lark Musical Society to premiere his new symphonic composition "100 Years" that he co-wrote with New Zealand composer John Psathas. Tankian and Psathas wrote "100 Years" for the centennial commemoration of the Armenian Genocide. Lark Musical Society is proud to have this honor and will use it to mark the beginning of 100 events sponsored by LARK in commemoration of the Armenian Genocide. The event will take place at the prestigious Ambassador Auditorium in Pasadena on September 20, 2014. The program, titled "Perennial Pilgrims," will also feature choruses from Wagner, Verdi, Tchouhadjian, Tigranian as well as two acts from Serj Tankian's Orca Symphony. Lark Musical Society is a non-profit organization based in Glendale, California, dedicated toward the preservation and enrichment of classical music through performance, education and research.