May 12 & 13, 2017
Friday and Saturday
Unexpected Art Gallery
734 W. Polk Street
Featuring Rob Simonds on solo violin performing music from the Baroque era, living American composers, and traditional Americana, including composers Mason Bates, Elizabeth Kennedy Bayer, Molly Joyce, Heinrich Biber, and others.
The second half of the program will feature Qais Essar performing on the Afghan classical rabab, an ancient 21-string instrument dating from the 7th century, supported by tabla musician Shreyas Iyer.
Exhibit: Discover the new downtown space Unexpected featuring glass artist Michael Butzine and other treasures pulled from the gallery owner's eclectic collection.