1383 Nowruz Celebrations at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

Nava Ensemble, dedicated to performance of Persian Classical music, lead by Shahriar Saleh is proud to present its Fourth Nowruz concert on the Millennium Stage of the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

This year's performance will be on Sunday March 21st from 6:00-7:00 PM. The program is free to the public.

This program will be broadcasted live on the internet, and will be archived on the Millennium Stage website for subsequent viewings. The web link to view the program live, or at a later date is:


Please share this web link with all your friends who cannot attend it.

This year's performers include:

Badakhsh, Maryam
Biparva, Arasp
Hadavi, Cyrus
Roodsari, Sakeeneh
Saboori, Ali Reza
Tofigh, Ali
Yousofi, Ahmad
Alavi, Tara
Hadavi, Parisa
Saboori, Zahra
Saleh, Arya
Saleh, Aryan
Fatemi, Ali
Analouei, Ali Reza
Ahmadi, Shahpoor
Tataii, Shahrnaz

The Ensemble will play:

  • Sorud-e Ey Iran, R. Khaleghi
  • Gol-e Gandom, Folk Song
  • Mastom Mastom, Folk Song
  • Beyaad-e Gozashteh, A. Saba
  • Song in Dashti, A. Saba
  • Baazee in Shur, S. Saleh
  • Peesh Daramad-e Abu Ata, F. Payvar
  • Saaghar-e Shekashteh, P. Yaahaghi
  • Saraab-e Aarezoo, P. Yaahaghi
  • Reng-e Dashti, R. Mahjoobi

Additional information is available at http://www.navaensemble.com
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