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Benefit Concert for Iran-Iraq Earthquake: Persian & Kurdish Music
December 3, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm| $20 - $25
A 7.3-magnitude earthquake has shaken the northern border region between Iran and Iraq, killing at least 396 people and injuring thousands more. Moved by the tragedy of the deadliest earthquake of 2017, musician and Kermanshah native Sirvan Manhoubi brings together a group of musicians to raise both awareness and funds in support of the victims. The evening will feature Iranian and Kurdish traditional music – the first part of the performance representing grief, and the second part symbolizing the Kurdish culture through hope and vibrant melodies.
Farhad Fathieh – kamancheh
Azadeh Farpour – vocals
Siavosh Behbahani - vocals
Mahbod Zamani – tombak
Behfar Bahadoran – tar
Raman Osman – vocals, saaz
Sirvan Manhoubi – oud, arrangement
Time: Doors 7:00PM / Show 7:30PM
Admission: $20-25 sliding scale
Advance tickets: Purchase on Eventbrite