Blessings to all those who attended and contributed to staging “The Art of Seekers” presentation. In this post, you will find a selection of the offerings for the evening along with photos. In upcoming posts we intend to present audio and video of the evening.
The Art of Seekers:
Music, Movement, and Stories of
George Gurdjieff, Thomas de Hartmann and Jalaluddin Rumi
Presented by the idiotplayers
Burlington Central Library / Centennial Hall
Thursday July 22, 2010
Afghan Melody (piano and tambur)
Song of the Fisherwoman (piano)
Long ago in Mikaïlov (piano and daf)
New Society of Literati and Journalists by Gurdjieff
from Meetings with Remarkable Men. Accompanied by Mamasha (piano)
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Brief comment on Rumi.
Buoyancy by Rumi with Kurd Shepherd’s Melody (piano, flute)
Duduki (piano, daf & darabuka)
The Music and The Tent by Rumi with
Trembling Dervish (piano, drum & reed)
I Am, I Wish / Fingertip Dervish (Movement)
The Canon of Seven (Movement)
Danse Sacrée (Movement)
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Lord Have Mercy (piano)
The Child-Like Sheikh by Rumi with Kurd Shepherd’s Dance
Song of the Aïsors (piano, daf, flute, voice)
* All music by Gurdjieff and de Hartmann
Eunji Kim: Piano, voice.
Gregory Dominato: Daf, darabuka, voice.
Jamie Thompson: Flute.
Debbie Kirkland: Backstage.
Ryan Cviric: Front of house.