World Music Institute Presents: SALAR AGHILI & THE HAMNAVAZAN ENSEMBLE | 9/30/12


World Music Institute Presents

SEPT 30, Sunday, 7pm

SALAR AGHILI & THE HAMNAVAZAN ENSEMBLE
An evening of highly ornamental, exquisite and meditative music. Distinguished singer Salar Aghili, one of the foremost Persian classical vocalists of his generation, is joined by the Hamnavazan Ensemble, featuring Hossein Behroozinia (barbat – lute) and Said Farajpoury (kamancheh – spike fiddle) of the Dastan Ensemble,  Harir Shariatzadeh (piano, daf – frame drum), and Behnan Masoumi (tombak – goblet drum, daf). Their repertoire features centuries-old Persian music, and new approaches to rarely heard songs of the past century.

PETER NORTON SYMPHONY SPACE, 2537 Broadway at 95
th St, NYC
$30, $40 / WMI Friends $25, $35
(212) 545-7536

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