Salem Al-Maghrishi on Millennium Stage
Date: April 25, 2012 (Tuesday)
Time: 6:00 - 7:00 P.M.
Place: Millennium Stage, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts 2700 F Street, NW Washington, DC 20566 (directions)
Tickets: free to the public on a first-come-first-serve basis
Salem Al-Maghrishi is an Oud player. He currently works as a professor of Oud at the First Royal Band for Music and Folklore, and he is a key and active member of the Oud Hobbyists Association. Mr. Al-Maghrishi began playing the Oud at the age of eleven years and taught himself by listening and copying popular Arab artists and musicians. Through years of practice, he has acquired a strong knowledge of authentic musical heritage.
(link to the performance)
Sponsors: Embassy of the Sultanate of Oman, Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center