Date(s) - 10/20/2016
6:45 pm - 9:15 pm
RESIDENCE OF THE COLOMBIAN AMBASSADOR☼
1520 20th STREET, NW
NILKO ANDREAS GUARIN, GUITAR; MÉLANIE GENIN, HARP
IN COOPERATION WITH UNA/NCA IN COMMEMORATION OF UNITED NATIONS DAY
Thursday, October 20, 2016- 6:45pm- hors- d’oeuvres and drinks. Concert at 7:30pm.
Classical Guitarist Nilko Andreas Guarin has been praised as an “electrifying performer for his powerful stage presence and spontaneity that grows irresistible”. Since his Carnegie hall debut in 2009 performing with the “Azlo Orchestra,” Nilko Andreas has been captivating audiences in two continents as a soloist and chamber musician. Awarded several awards including “The Recognition Award” by the city of New York for his contributions to the Arts. Mélanie Genin, a native of France, arrived on the New York’s scene after having performed extensively in Paris and throughout Europe. She was noted as a “singular harp virtuoso, with an exquisitely sensitive playing” (Epoch Times) after her recent debut at Carnegie Hall in the International Shining Star series, and as a “very promising soloist to follow”(Classic info) at the Festival des Flâneries, France. Program: Debussy, Franck, Poulenc, Satie, Uribe-Holguin. Buffet/wine/inc.valet parking $150-