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An Evening of Traditional Music from Persia.
St. Bede's Chapel, Carmel Academy
270 Lake Avenue
Greenwich CT
Saturday, November 11, 2017, 7:30 – 9:30 PM

Two world renowned virtuoso performers of Iranian music, Shahab Paranj and Sohrab Pournazeri, will offer a program of traditional music from Persia, performed on ancient Persian instruments, including the tombak, tanbur, and kamancheh. The musical selections will include original compositions of the Pournazeri family interspersed with improvisation. A discussion about Persian music and its characteristics by the performers will be part of their program. The concert has been developed and curated by Robert Sirota, music director and composer.
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