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Persian Music Festival - Women of Persian Music: A Concert of Persian Traditional Music
Cost: $20-$35, students $10
This October, the Center for Iranian Music is hosting its first Persian Music Festival. Thursday, October 17 through Saturday, October 19, the CFIM will highlight Iranian music and culture through performances and lectures. Please find the full schedule below.
To purchase tickets, please contact Bijan Elyaderani:
Tel: (724) 799-2067; E-mail: email@example.com.
Thursday, Oct. 17:
1:30PM, Kresge Recital Hall,
“A Concert of Contemporary Music of Iran.”
Cyrus Forough, violin; Katya Janpoladyan, cello; Sung-Im Kim, piano
8:00PM, Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry,
“Contemporary Music of Iran.”
Lecture by Reza Vali.
Friday, Oct. 18:
**8:00PM, Kresge Recital Hall,
“Dialogue of Ancient Civilizations: A Concert of Persian and Chinese Hammer Dulcimers.”
Tickets: $20-$35, students $10. Dariush Saghafi, Persian Santoor; Mahmoud Tehrani, Tombak; Mimi Jong, Erhu; The Bamboo Breeze Ensemble (Xiannian Xiao, Yanqin, Julie Tay, Chinese drums).
Saturday, Oct. 19:
**10:00AM, Alumni Concert Hall,
“A Workshop of Persian and Chinese Music.”
FREE Admission. Dariush Saghafi, Persian Santoor; The Bamboo Breeze Ensemble (Xiannian Xiao, Julie Tay); Yanqin (Chinese hammer dulcimer), and other Chinese instruments.
8:00PM, Mellon Institute Auditorium,
“Women of Persian Music: A Concert of Persian Traditional Music.”
Tickets: $20-$35, students $10. Sepideh Raissadat, Setâr and vocals, and Naghmeh Farahmand, Tombak, Dáf.
For more information: http://centerforiranianmusic.org/events/october-persian-music-festival