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A Taste of Qadar (Opera Scenes) by Tony Small
September 30, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The National Museum of African Art presents A Taste of Qadar (Opera Scenes) by Tony Small
September 30th at the Kennedy Center, 6:00PM
The Millennium Stage presents selections from a new opera by award-winning composer, playwright, and pianist Tony Small, commissioned by the National Museum of African Art, which introduces western audiences to the music and culture of Oman through a seamless exchange of African and Arabic music genres. With Denyce Graves serving as Artist Consultant, Qadar: An Operetta for Children uses the vernacular of opera for a cultural exchange between Oman and Zanzibar Tanzania.