SHADES OF BABYLON
In conjunction with the Brooklyn Museum Middle Eastern and Islamic Collections.
COWELL: "Homage to Iran"
BEHZAD RANJBARAN: "Shiraz"
SUSAN OETGEN: "Bazm-o-Razm" (WORLD PREMIERE)
Hear works inspired by the poetic heritage of the Persian dynasties and the the Museum's Middle Eastern and Islamic Collections. The afternoon includes Cowell's mesmerizing integration of Western and Middle Eastern sounds, Ranjbaran's lush soundscapes, and Susan Oetgen's world premiere of her multi-media song cycle with her band, Likeness to Lily.
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Added by BrooklynPhilharmonic on October 24, 2007