Harmonia’s members hav been called “obscenely
talented” by the Folklore Society of Washington, D.C.
And National Public Radio called the group a “musical
Members perform on authentic folk instruments, and the group
as a whole is styled after turn-of-the-century East European
The group’s music is drawn from both the urban and rural
traditions of Eastern Europe. “The ensemble’s performances
evoke the full range of human emotions, interspersing fiery,
passionate virtuosity with soulful melancholy and nostalgic
yearning,” according to its publicity. The concert is
supported by the State Foundation on Culture and the Arts,
the International Folk Dancers of Hawai‘i, and The Doubletree
Harmonia will perform at Orvis Auditorium on the University
of Hawai‘i Manoa Campus on Oct. 25 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets:
$20 general, $15 Military/Students/Seniors/UH faculty and staff.
Call 956-6878 to charge by phone or visit the UH Manoa Campus
Center Ticket Office.
Tickets not sold in advance are available for purchase at
the door beginning at 6:30 pm. For more information call