Guy Mendilow Ensemble Tour Dates

Embark on a musical trek to kingdoms long forgotten and bustling towns now vanished. Follow the stories of vagabond queens, pauper poets and lovers lost to the sea, all set to spellbinding arrangements of old Sephardi songs worthy of symphonic film scores. Wrap these tales up with lush soulful harmonies evoking Flamenco's gutsiness and the longings of Fado, all combined with heart-pounding percussion and intricate soundscapes.

Journey through the Balkans to the Mid-East beginning in Sarajevo and winding through Salonica and Jerusalem. Tales from the Forgotten Kingdom is a sonic adventure masterfully brought to life by the Guy Mendilow Ensemble, an award-winning sextet of world-class musicians with members hailing from Israel, Palestine, Argentina, Japan, the UK and the USA. This ensemble of internationally savvy world musicians delivers a richly textured global experience of haunting beauty.

"The Guy Mendilow Ensemble embodies world music at its best."
- The Cedar Rapids Gazette

"Guy Mendilow is an international tour de force."
- Bethlehem Morning Call

"It's a... music of hope and affirmation, sophisticated in its delivery but easily accessible to listeners anywhere."
- Chicago Tribune

2014 Past Tour Dates

Date Venue Location
10-Apr Kenyon College Gambier, OH
8-Apr Luther College Decorah, IA
7-Apr Buena Vista University Storm Lake, IA
6-Apr Cornell College Mt Vernon, IA
2-Apr Germantown Friends School Residency Philadelphia, PA
1-Apr Germantown Friends School Residency Philadelphia, PA
27-Mar Skirball Cultural Center Los Angeles, CA
18-Mar Bridgewater State University Bridgewater, MA
9-Feb Club Passim Cambridge, MA
8-Feb Mid-Winter Family Concert Arlington, MA

2013 Past Tour Dates

Date Venue Location
5-Dec Converse Hall Boston, MA
29-Sep Syracuse Jewish Music Festival Syracuse, NY
24-Aug Private Wedding New York, NY
7-Aug Artisphere Arlington, VA
3-Aug Temple Isaiah Lexington, MA
20-Jul Outside The Box Festival Boston, MA
14-Apr Temple Beth-El - 4pm Providence, RI
13-Apr Choral Workshop Brookline, MA
12-Apr 92YTribeca New York, NY
11-Apr Moravian College - 10:30am - Kid's Show Bethlehem, PA
11-Apr National Museum of American Jewish History Philadelphia, PA
10-Apr Moravian College - 7:30pm Bethlehem, PA
8-Apr Slow Train Cafe - Duo Show w/Sofia Tosello Oberlin, OH
6-Apr Heritage Hall - Duo Show w/Sofia Tosello Lisbon, IA
5-Apr Divine Word College Residency (Capstone Concert) Epworth, IA
4-Apr Divine Word College Residency(lecture-demo) Epworth, IA
3-Apr Mayne Stage Chicago, IL
2-Apr Germantown Friends School Residency (Duo) Philadelphia, PA
1-Apr Germantown Friends School Residency(Duo) Philadelphia, PA
1-Apr Crossing Borders Live - Duo Show with Sofia Tosello Ithaca, NY
31-Mar City Winery - Duo Show w/Sofia Tosello New York, NY
27-Mar Longy School of Music of Bard College Cambridge, MA
14-Mar Fremont Abbey Arts Center - Special Duo Performance (University of Washington-Seattle - New Voices In Jewish Culture Residency) Seattle, WA
13-Mar University of Washington-Seattle - New Voices In Jewish Culture Residency Seattle, WA
11-Mar Elmira College Elmira, NY
10-Mar Boston Jewish Music Festival Lexington, MA
9-Mar Boston Jewish Music Festival Nashua, NH
25-Feb School visit & workshop with Guy (solo) Brookline, MA
30-Jan Graduate Seminar/Master class @ Longy School of Music - Listening Through The Music: Team Building Through Musical Improvisation Cambridge, MA
12-Jan Around the World in Song! A Mid-Winter's Children's Concert with the Guy Mendilow Ensemble (w/ special guests RISE: The Voices of Lesley Ellis) Arlington, MA
12-Jan Special Webcast of Sofia Tosello & Guy Mendilow's Duo Concert Boston, MA

2012 Past Tour Dates

Date Venue Location
8-Dec JCC in Manhattan Residency - 3pm - Kid's Show New York, NY
7-Dec JCC in Manhattan Residency - 7pm New York, NY
28-Nov Longy School of Music - 6:30pm - Solo Masterclass Cambridge, MA
10-Nov The Red House - 8pm Syracuse, NY
8-Nov Kenyon College - 7:30pm Gambier, OH
7-Nov Old Town School of Folk Music - 10:30am - Kid's Show Chicago, IL
7-Nov Old Town School of Folk Music - 8:30pm Chicago, IL
6-Nov Indianapolis JCC Residency - 10:00am - Kid's Show Indianapolis, IN
5-Nov Indianapolis JCC Residency - 7pm Indianapolis, IN
4-Nov House Concert - RSVP @ mattleber75@gmail.com - 7pm Nashville, TN
4-Nov Temple Sinai Residency - 11am Atlanta, GA
3-Nov Temple Sinai Residency - 7:30pm Atlanta, GA
2-Nov Temple Sinai Residency Atlanta, GA
1-Nov Emory University - Master Class - Sailors, Sirens & Kings: Traditions & Modern Interpretations of Sephardi Song Atlanta, GA
1-Nov Duo Concert/Workshop w/Sofia Tosello - Ahavath Achim - 7pm Atlanta, GA
31-Oct Duo Concert w/Sofia Tosello - Steve's Live Music - 8pm Sandy Springs, GA
30-Oct Duo Concert w/Sofia Tosello - Sequatchie Valley Institute / Moonshadow - 7pm Whitwell, TN
29-Oct Duo House Concert w/Sofia Tosello Asheville, NC
28-Oct Duo House Concert w/Sofia Tosello Charlottesville, VA
25-Oct Harvard University - CD/DVD Release / Learning from Performers Lecture Cambridge, MA
6-Oct Salonica to Dublin - an evening with Lily Henley, Guy Mendilow and Duncan Wickel Burlington, VT
1-Sep Ashkenaz Festival Toronto, Canada
25-Aug Great Camp Sagamore Raquette Lake, NY
12-Aug Bluemont Ashland, VA
11-Aug Bluemont Warrenton, VA
10-Aug Grist Mill Park Alexandria, VA
9-Aug Huntington Summer Arts Festival Huntington, NY
31-Jul Music On Main Street Canajoharie, NY
29-Jul City Winery New York, NY
14-Jun The 1794 Meetinghouse New Salem, MA

2010 Past Tour Dates

Date Venue Location
Sep 11 Great Camp Sagamore Raquette Lake, NY
Oct 27 Mayne Stage Chicago, IL

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