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May

17

Friday

From Babylon to Islington: Middle Eastern Ensemble lunchtime concert

1.10pm

Concerts

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Series: City University London Concert Series

City's student ensemble will be performing a variety of melodies and rhythms from different regions of the Middle East. The Performance includes songs in the Mode of Shour and Chahargah from Iran, a contemporary melody based on an ancient 34 beat cycle called "Khosh-Rang" meaning beautiful colour plus dance rhythms, from Egypt and Azerbaijan. The poem in the song in Shour is by Rumi, the 13th century Iranian poet.

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When & where

1.10pm - 2.00pmFriday 17th May 2013

Performance Space College Building City, University of London St John Street London EC1V 4PB United Kingdom

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