This is the final concert of the Passport to Worlds of Music series. This special music and lecture concert will introduce you to the sounds, aesthetics, and cultural significance of the music of Iran.
Music of Iran
Kourosh Taghavi, master traditional musician from Iran and Center for World Music teaching artist, will introduce us to the refined beauty of Persian classical music, focusing on the art of improvisation. Persian classical music consists of seven dastgah (modal systems) which have different intervals, characteristics, and emotions. He will improvise in one of the dastgah to demonstrate these artistic concepts.
This is a casual BYOB event. Feel free to bring refreshments for yourself and your friends.
5:30pm Doors Open and light refreshments will be served.
6:00pm Introductions and performance begins.
Proceeds support world music programs for school children across San Diego County.
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