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Middle Eastern Ensemble

  • 4/28/2014 | 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
  • Location: Studzinski Recital Hall, Kanbar Auditorium
  • Event Type: Concert

The Bowdoin Middle Eastern Ensemble, directed by Eric LaPerna and Amos Libby, will present classical and contemporary music from the Arabic and Ottoman Turkish traditions. The ensemble performs on traditional Middle Eastern musical instruments like the oud (Middle Eastern lute) and qanun (72-stringed Middle Eastern zither) as well vocals and Western instruments along with Middle Eastern percussion.