Enigmatica, Mandolin Octet Performance

WHEN: Saturday, December 08, 2012 at 3:00PM - 4:00PM
WHERE: The Living Room

Enigmatica is a Boston-based mandolin octet directed by Marilynn Mair. One part chamber orchestra, and one part plucked-string double-quartet, Enigmatica performs music of the Baroque, Brazil, and offbeat contemporary works. The group includes instruments from the mandolin family — mandolin, mandola, and mandocello — and classical guitar. Their repertoire includes music by Bach, Vivaldi, Handel, and Purcell; Villa-Lobos, Jacob do Bandolim, and Pixinguinha; Stravinsky and Shostakovich.

Performance begins at 3:00pm. Mansion closes at 5pm. 

Walkin Seats are free with regular mansion admission.

A limited amount of reserved seats are available at the following prices:
Family (2 adults, 2 youths) $32
Adults $13
AAA Members $12
Seniors/Military/Full-time Students $11
Youths 6-17 yrs $5
Members & Children 5 and under $2

Click Here to reserve your seat.

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