Eastern Rhymes and Rhythms: A Family Concert - The Morgan Library & Museum



Date: 01/21/12
Hours: 2-3pm
Ages: All
Price: $15; $10 children
Address:
225 Madison Avenue - 212-685-0008
Manhattan, NY 10016
www.themorgan.org

Description: Amir Vahab and his ensemble will introduce families to traditional Persian and Turkish music and song, including demonstrations of authentic musical instruments and vocal music based on Sufi poetry. Children will have a chance to experiment with traditional rhythms using frame drums. This program coincides with the exhibition "Treasures of Islamic Manuscript Painting from the Morgan."