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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

Logotype_Web-01[1]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.

Details

Date:
September 30, 2014
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Organizer

National Museum of African Art
Phone:
202-633-4600
Website:
http://africa.si.edu

Venue

The Kennedy Center
2700 F St NW
Washington, DC , 20560
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Phone:
(202) 633-4600