One of the Arab world’s leading soloists on the ‘ud (Arab lute), Naseer Shamma leads his Cairo-based Al-Oyoun ensemble in new arrangements of classical Arab music for ‘ud, qanun, violins, flute, cello, contrabass, and percussion. Support for this concert is provided by Saudi Aramco. This concert is part of a US tour produced by Alwan for the Arts. Free tickets required.
Event begins at 7:30PM
Presented by: Freer and Sackler Galleries - Smithsonian Institution
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