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May 14

Tales from the Forgotten Kingdom Performed by the Guy Mendilow Ensemble One Longfellow Square | 181 State St., Portland 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Tales from the Forgotten Kingdom
Performed by the Guy Mendilow Ensemble
Sunday, May 14, 2017 at 6 PM
One Longfellow Square – 181 State St., Portland

Embark on a musical trek to kingdoms long forgotten and towns now vanished. Follow the stories of vagabond queens, pauper poets and lovers lost to the sea, set to spellbinding arrangements of Sephardic songs in Ladino. Journey through the Balkans to the Mid-East winding through Sarajevo, Salonica and Jerusalem. Performed by acclaimed musicians from Israel, Argentina and the USA.

Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 at the door, plus vendor surcharge
Order tickets online: https://onelongfellowsquare.com/event-registration/?ee=645
or call 207 761-1757

Sponsored by the JCC Association’s Making Music Happen Centennial Grant Initiative, funded by a grant from Marvin J. Pertzik and the Mary Livingston Griggs and Mary Griggs Burke Foundation.

Funded in part by the New England States Touring program of the New England Foundation for the Arts, made possible with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts Regional Touring Program and the six New England state arts agencies.