When: June 1st, 2014 at 2 PM
Where: Scandinavia House, Victor Borge Hall58 Park Ave, New York, NY
Maestro's Work Defines a Generation
The concert is dedicated to the memory of an incredible, passionate teacher and mentor, Ksenia Jiqia. Arts Honorable of Georgia, a director of Balanchivadze College of Music in Tbilisi, Georgia for 45 years, maestro Jiqia dedicated her entire life to teaching and raising extraordinary gifted kids.
CURATED BY MAESTRO JIQIA STUDENTS:
NOW RENOWNED TEACHERS—DIANA BAGRATIONI AND LALY BOURDZHANADZE
Raised money were donated to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, The Hematology – Oncology Center in the Iashvili Children’s Hospital in Tbilisi, and the Rambam Medical Center in Haifa, Israel
Among her students are world-renowned musicians, Otar Tatishvili, Medea Paniashvili, Roman Gorelashvili,
and many other now famous composers, teachers, conductors, pianists, and musicologists, who have shaped modern Georgian and world musical diversity.