C e l e b r a t i n g
the Persian New Year, Norouz
On Friday, March 15, 2002,
6:00-7:00 pm EST
On the Millennium Stage of
the John F. Kennedy Center
for the Performing Arts
Washington, DC

Live webcast at http://www.kennedy-center.org/

NAVA, Iranian Young Players' Ensemble,
TOMBAK Players Ensemble,
and the Masters lead by
Shahriar Saleh present:
  • Sorud Ey Iran and three other Persian songs, by Nava young Iranian players. The audience around the stage is encouraged to sing the sorud along, as the young performers play this national song of Iran.
  • Tombak (Persian drum) rythems by the Tombak Players Ensemble, lead by Dr. Ali Reza Analouei.
  • Pieces in Dastgah of Shur by the Masters, Dr. Houshang Hodjati (vocal), Shahriar Saleh (Santur), and Dr. Ali Reza Analouei (Tombak)
Additional information available at http://nava.hadavi.net.

This event is free and open to the public.
It can also be viewed live on the Internet at