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  • Isabel Bayrakdarian
UCSB Music faculty member Dr. Isabel Bayrakdarian (soprano) will perform this Sunday, September 23rd at the Western Diocese St. Leon Cathedral in Burbank to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the First Republic of Armenia and the 2800th anniversary of Yerevan-Erebuni. Dr. Bayrakdarian will perform an all-Armenian program of folk songs and sacred hymns by Gomidas, Khatchaturian, and Sayat Nova arranged for voice and string quartet especially for this occasion. Accompanying her will be UCSB music faculty members violist Jonathan Moerschel and cellist Jennifer Kloetzel. Read more...