Zela Margossian - NB Freedom Sessions

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Zela Margossian - NB Freedom Sessions
4 sept. 2020   6:00 PM
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Zela Margossian Quintet’s joins us for our fourth Freedom Session for 2020!

Zela Margossian has completed extensive musical studies around the world, including receiving a Master’s degree in Piano Performance from Yerevan Komitas State Conservatory.

Throughout her years of study, Zela has developed passion for Armenian ethno-jazz, and has embarked on a journey to nurture this passion.

Zela Margossian Quintet’s is a unique, yet breathtaking, fusion of folk, jazz and classical music, which carries influences from traditional Armenian tunes.

Don't miss Zela's discussion with Shyamla on her journey to reach Zela Margossian Quintet’s unique sound and the realities and future for women in Australian music.


The New Beginnings Freedom Sessions is a series of five performances and artist discussions featuring a diverse group of talented performers who come from refugee and migrant backgrounds.

The sessions feature a wide range of performances genres, including hip-hop and Armenian jazz and are facilitated by New Beginnings Festival Ambassador Shyamla Eswaran. Each session, Shyamla, a talented dancer and cultural educator will discuss an overarching topic relevant to the performer, including discussions surrounding being African Australian, women in music and intersectionality in the arts.

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