Concert: Ameen Mokdad & Cuatro Puntos
Christ Church Cathedral
45 Church Street, Hartford, CT 06103
He defied ISIS by playing and composing music in his hometown of Mosul, Iraq during its years of occupation. Now Ameen Mokdad comes to the USA for the first time to perform and record his own compositions with the resident musicians of Cuatro Puntos. Mr. Mokdad performs on a variety of instruments including violin, cello, various arabic percussion, and the adad, an instrument of his own creation. He will be joined by the string quartet in residence with Cuatro Puntos.