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Apr 20 2022

Treasures of Armenian Music

Hammer Museum

Copresented by the Hammer Museum.

Celebrate Armenia’s rich musical history with performances of works by celebrated Armenian composers, plus a world premiere by Martin Ulikhanyan. Performed by the UCLA VEM Ensemble with special guest Phil O'Connor, clarinet. Introduced by violinist Movses Pogossian, UCLA music professor and director of the UCLA Armenian Music Program.

Hammer Museum Event Information:

COVID-19 Safety Guidelines: Per LA City ordinance, proof of COVID-19 full vaccination and valid photo ID is required upon entry to the museum. Read the Hammer’s full COVID-19 safety guidelines.
Ticketing: Admission is free. Seats will be assigned at the box office on a first come, first served basis. Hammer members receive priority seating.
Hammer Museum Member Benefit: Members receive priority ticketing until 15 minutes before the program. Learn more about membership.

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Parking: Parking is available under the museum. Rates are $7 for the first three hours with museum validation, and $3 for each additional 20 minutes, with a $20 daily maximum. There is a $7 flat rate after 6 p.m. on weekdays, and all day on weekends. Cash or credit card.

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All public programs are free and made possible by a major gift from an anonymous donor. Generous support is also provided by Susan Bay Nimoy and Leonard Nimoy, Good Works Foundation and Laura Donnelley, the Elizabeth Bixby Janeway Foundation, The Samuel Goldwyn Foundation, an anonymous donor, and all Hammer members.
Hammer public programs are presented online in partnership with the #KeepThePromise campaign—a movement promoting social justice and human rights through the arts.

The UCLA Herb Alpert School of Music and Hammer Museum acknowledge the Gabrielino/Tongva peoples as the traditional land caretakers of Tovaangar (the Los Angeles basin and So. Channel Islands). As a land grant institution, we pay our respects to the Honuukvetam (Ancestors), ‘Ahiihirom (Elders) and ‘Eyoohiinkem (our relatives/relations) past, present and emerging.