DetailsTime : 18:00
Venue : Cafe Zoestan, Tbilisi
Cafe Zoestan is pleased to invite you to the Christmas event by the ensemble Ialoni together with various Dutch folk musicians. They will perform Christmas songs from different countries of the world, including Georgian, Bulgarian, Russian, Jewish and African folk music.
Since 2009, the ensemble Ialoni has been actively involved in learning and promoting Georgian traditional chants as well as folk and urban songs. In June 2016, Ialoni was awarded with the 1st prize in the category of « Women ensembles » at the Festival of Folklore of Georgia, organized by the Folklore State Centre and the Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection.
The ensemble is directed by the ethnomusicologist Nino Naneishvili.
Conductor of the Dutch group – Joke van der Weide – teacher of music and dance, Director at cultural center in Netherlands.