Cultural Month Festival Night: Crossing Borders Music Celebrates Egyptian and Syrian Composers

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Main Library
Meeting Room A room 154

Event Details

Syrian musician Naeif Rafeh will play the "nay"  and Omar al Musfi, percussion, join Maya Shiraishi, violin, and Tom Clowes, cello, to celebrate music by composers from Syria and Egypt. The ensemble will present original works composed by Rafea, Sufi-inspired violin solos by Abdo Dagher, and the music of composer Gamal Abdel-Rahim, who combined traditional Egyptian musical elements with contemporary European melodies.

Event Type(s): Cultural Series Program, Adult NF Programming, Tuesday Adult Program
Presenter: Marci Burger/Ginny Schlachter

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