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[News] Video of a “Sunday at the Met” dedicated to the Art of Ostad Elahi

Metropolitan Museum of Art

A lecture and a series of concerts presented on 16 November 2014 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in conjunction with the exhibition The Sacred Lute: The Art of Ostad Elahi are now available in video on the website of the museum. This “Sunday at the Met” features an introduction by Ken Moore, Curator in Charge of the Department of Musical Instruments, a lecture by Jean During, Director of Research at the Centre de Recherche en Ethnomusicologie and performances by the Garcia-Fons Quartet and Parissa and Ensemble.

➤ Source: Sunday at the Met—The Sacred Lute: The Art of Ostad Elahi

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  1. MM Dec 21, 2014 3:37 am 1

    Thank you for posting this great and memorable event!

  2. SV Dec 21, 2014 1:40 pm 2

    the best is yet to come, we just have to let it enter!
    Thank you for sharing this extraodinary event.

  3. 9 Dec 21, 2014 4:30 pm 3

    This music gives wings to the soul. thank you very much for posting this video!

  4. Ramin Dec 21, 2014 11:55 pm 4

    I enjoyed every minute of it and I thank you so much for posting this video and giving us an opportunity to watch it .

  5. A.H Dec 22, 2014 12:31 am 5

    Thank you so much for this gift and Happy yalda.

  6. H Dec 22, 2014 1:35 am 6

    Thank you so much for posting this video.

  7. Mat Dec 22, 2014 3:16 am 7

    Splendid, superior & marvelous ! Thank you for sharing.

  8. AS Dec 22, 2014 5:37 am 8

    Thanks for sharing this and making it available it was excellent.

  9. B Dec 23, 2014 12:00 pm 9

    I wish there was a video like this for the Opening Event, Sep. 6.

  10. HSH Dec 24, 2014 12:52 pm 10

    It was really great

  11. Linda Dec 24, 2014 11:11 pm 11

    Thank you so much for this post! I really liked Dr. Jean During lecture and his delicate humor that one can not overdose on Ostad’s music…! The piece that is by far my favorite so far is Nakisa and Barbad Suite from the album Presence.

  12. R Dec 25, 2014 3:51 pm 12

    Tremendous play by Mr Shahab Elahi,utterly out of this world ,the sound of his Tanbour was coming out of different dimension and full of energy ,wow thank you

  13. Fpakravan7 Jan 08, 2015 8:28 am 13

    Thank you so much for all the fantastic news and events you provide us with,I am very grateful,and love every bit of it.

  14. SOROUSH Mar 06, 2015 9:28 pm 14

    Thank you so much for posting this video.

  15. SNZ May 02, 2015 3:22 pm 15

    Amazing. Thank you so much for posting this video. I wish there was more videos from this event.

  16. mahnaz Jun 16, 2021 2:07 am 16

    Thank you so much for this amazing video.

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