Presented by Ministry of Education of Afghanistan

Performance Tuesday, February 12, 2013 | 8 PM

Ensembles of Afghanistan National Institute of Music

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage

Performers

  • Ensembles of Afghanistan National Institute of Music
  • Ahmad Sarmast, Founder and Director
  • Mikhail Simonyan, Violin
  • Afghan Youth Orchestra
  • William Harvey, Conductor
  • Chamber Wind Ensemble
  • James Herzog, Conductor
  • Sitar and Sarod Ensemble
  • Ustad Irfan Khan, Leader
  • Young Afghan Traditional Ensemble
  • Ustad Muhammed Murad Sarkhosh, Leader
  • Members of the Scarsdale High School Orchestra

Program

    Program to include
  • TRADITIONAL Afghan folk songs
  • TRADITIONAL / WILLIAM HARVEY Naghma for Violin, Rubab, and Chamber Orchestra
  • RAVEL Boléro
  • VIVALDI / WILLIAM HARVEY The Four Seasons of Afghanistan

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