Timbers of Shorewood

Violinist Henrik Karapetyan

Timbers of Shorewood

Henrik KarapetyanViolinist Henrik Karapetyan will perform for residents and the public in the piano lounge at 2 p.m. Sunday, December 23, at The Timbers of Shorewood, 1100 N. River Rd., Shorewood.

Karapetyan, a violinist who has been performing for more than 20 years, will entertain with a combination of classical and folk violin pieces. He will give a narrative of the works before performing them to explain each story to residents.

Originally born in Yeven, Armenia, he tours the Midwest several times a year giving classical music performances in libraries, retirement homes and schools. Karapetyan, a native of Rochester, MI, has performed in several venues such as Carnegie Hall, as well as with the Michigan Opera Theatre in Detroit.

He is currently the violinist of the Amethyst Piano Trio, based in Ann Arbor, and he plays with local folk-gypsy band — “Orpheum Bell.”

The Timbers of Shorewood is a rental retirement community which provides independent and assisted living apartments and a full schedule of activities and services. Furnished apartments are also available for a short-term stay – a weekend, a week, a month or longer.

The event is open to the public and admission is free. For more information call 815-609-0669.