Sulh Ensemble Presents: Musical Gems of the Middle East

Please Join Sulh Ensemble in the first concert of our 2019-2020 Season as we share music from the Middle East and Asia Minor with you. We’ll be performing works by composers from Egypt, Turkey, Iran, and other countries and regions.

Works by:
Khosrovidukht Goghtnatsi (fl. 8th Century)
Reftar Kalfa (1648-1687)
Tanbûrî Dilhayât Kalfa (1710–1780)
Leyla Saz (1850–1936)
Faize Hanım (Ergin) (1894-1954)
Mohamed Abdel Wahab (1901-1991)
Farid El Atrache (1910-1974)
Baligh Hamdi (1931-1993)
Bijan Mortazavi (b. 1957)
and more…

Ogle Center (on IUS campus)
Millicent and Norman Stiefler Recital Hall
November 17, 2019
Sunday, 3:00-4:30pm

Author: Sulh Ensemble

Sulh Ensemble is a group that plays intercultural music from the Silk Road, South and Southeast Asia, the Mediterranean, and new compositions for ethnic ensembles based in the Greater Louisville/Kentuckiana region. Through concerts, collaborations, and outreach with dancers, composers, and musicians the group is constantly exploring global music genres. Many of the musicians of Sulh are active as teachers, producers, advocates, and practitioners of the arts of many music and dance traditions from around the world.