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West Asian Classical Music

West Asian Classical Music

 Tuesday November 16, 2010

  2:00-3:00pm

  BV-340

 Join us for a music workshop by ethnomusicologist Dr. Rob Simms as part of the Music Performance Lecture Series.

Robert Simms is an ethnomusicologist and multi-instrumentalist specializing in Middle Eastern and West African traditions. He plays setar (long-necked lute), ney (reed flute), ‘oud (short-necked lute), kora (harp), guitar, and various percussion instruments. His research interests include maqam (West Asian modal) repertoires, Mande music (West Africa), improvisation and creative processes.

Everyone is welcome to attend and admission is FREE.


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