03/14/2015 - 1:00pm & 3:00pmLOOKING EAST FROM BYZANTIUM CONCERT
Celebrating the Metropolitan Museum’s recent acquisition of four Byzantine icons, this performance traces the trajectory of music east from Byzantium.
It also demonstrates the interconnectedness between Byzantine and Islamic chant and improvisation traditions through the remarkable playing of Mehmet Ali Sanlikol and master chanters Eleftherios Eleftheriadis and Christos Chalkias.
Tickets to this event include Museum admission, click here to purchase. Bring the Kids for $1. One full-price adult ticket allows you to purchase up to three kids tickets for $1 each.