Sackler Gallery: Bardic Divas of Kazakhstan
Date: October 6, 2012 (Saturday)
Time: 7:30 P.M.
Place: Sackler Gallery, 1050 Independence AV SW, Washington DC 20013 (directions)
Tickets: free walk-in
Three Kazakh women demonstrate and discuss their traditional music, with excerpts from epic ballads, lyrical songs of celebration, and fiddle music that complements shamanic rituals.
Ulzhan Baibussynova: Vocalist
Ardak Issataeva: Folksinger
Raushan Orazbaeva: Instrumentalist
Sponsors: Nomads and Networks: The Ancient Art and Culture of Kazakhstan