Night of Yalda: Winter Solstice Celebration

Event date: 

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Location: 

Maguire Theater, Campus Center
Night of Yalda

Description: 

 

All are invited to a lecture concert in celebration of Winter Solstice - the Night of Yalda, featuring the Amir Vahab Ensemble on Friday, December 14, 2018 at 6 p.m. in the Maguire Theater. Honored as a peacemaker and virtuoso, Amir Vahab is one of New York’s most celebrated and distinguished composer/vocalist of Sufi and folk music. The New York Times calls him the "ambassador for a silenced music." Vahab and his Ensemble will perform "Sufi songs of Love" selected from the poetry of the great Sufi Masters Rumi, Hafez, Yunus and Baba Taher.

Food will be served at 6 p.m. at the Campus Center Atrium from the Ravagh Persian Grill. This event is hosted by the Persian Cultural Club. For more information, contact them at owpersianclub [at] gmail.com.