Artist at Work: Byzantine Chanting

Date: Saturday August 16, 2014, at 11:30 am, 2:30 pm
Location: Inner Peristyle, Getty Villa

Admission is free. An advanced timed-entry ticket is required.

Join chanters Father Konstantine Douvikas, Mario Lazaridis, and Dimitris Liogris for an intimate performance of sacred melodies from ancient and medieval Byzantium. Learn how this form of early Christian music bridged ancient and medieval oral traditions, and continues to be performed today. This is a free, drop-in program.