Mandolin Consort of Atlanta to Perform in Milledgeville |
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Allied Arts will present the Mandolin Consort of Atlanta (MCA) on Friday, December 6 at 7:30 pm in the Allen’s Market Building, 101 West McIntosh Street in downtown Milledgeville. Ticket are $10.00 each and on sale now at Allied Arts, 201 North Wayne Street.
A consort is described as a small group of musicians performing together, typically playing instrumental music with like instruments.
Following in the tradition of mandolin ensembles and orchestras of the early twentieth century, the “Mandolin Consort of Atlanta” (MCA) was founded by a select group of five members of the Atlanta Mandolin Orchestra. Their years of experience performing in North America bring a fresh new spin on music written both for the mandolin and other ensemble music to a new audience.
The five members of the Mandolin Consort of Atlanta are Bob Knysz and Nancy King (mandolin), Ed Davis (mandolo), Barbara Knysz (mandocello) and Walter Dean (guitar).
Mandolin Consort of Atlantas’ program in Milledgeville will offer a program of music styles ranging from classical to contemporary as well as seasonal holiday music selections. Tickets for the December 6 concert are $10.00. Allen’s Market is located at 101 West McIntosh Street, Milledgeville. Contact Allied Arts at 487.452.3950 or visit wwwmilledgevillealliedarts.com for tickets or for more information.