Emahoy Tsegué-Mariam Guebrù http://mtpr.net en Concerts premier the compositions of 90-year-old Emahoy Tsegué-Mariam Guebrù http://mtpr.net/post/concerts-premier-compositions-90-year-old-emahoy-tsegu-mariam-guebr <p>If the piano compositions of Abdullah Ibrahim or Eric Satie perk up your ears, you'll be intrigued by the piano work of Emahoy Tsegué-Mariam Guebrù, an Ethiopian nun, pianist and composer who for nearly thirty years has lived cloistered in an Ethiopian Orthodox convent in Jerusalem. A series of concerts this week in Jerusalem highlight Guebrù's music, premiering pieces the 90-year-old composer first recorded on l.p. fifty years ago, in Ethiopia.</p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 21:03:42 +0000 Beth Anne Austein 7207 at http://mtpr.net Concerts premier the compositions of 90-year-old Emahoy Tsegué-Mariam Guebrù