Thu, May 25, 2017 7:30 pm at David Rubenstein Atrium
Presented in collaboration with Lincoln Center
Open and free to the public
No tickets required
Seating on a first come, first-served basis
The Rahim AlHaj Trio features the celebrated Iraqi oud virtuoso and composer, Rahim AlHaj, Iranian santour maestro Sourena Sefati, and Palestinian-American percussion master, Issa Malluf. For more information, please click hereor check out the Facebook eventhere.
About the Artist
Rahiim Alhaj is a two-time Grammy nominee, National Endowment for the Arts 2015 National Heritage Fellow and Smithsonian Folkways Recording artist Rahim's music delicately combines traditional Iraqi maqams with contemporary styling and influence. His compositions evoke the experience of exile from his homeland and of new beginnings in his adopted country. His pieces establish new concepts without altering the foundation of the traditional "Iraqi School of Oud".
Alwan for the Arts is supported, in part, by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, the New York State Council of the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature and by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts.
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