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    Sunday at Tufts-Community Concert Series -- The Art of the Bow

    Presented by at Distler Performance Hall

    February 3, 2013


    Sunday at Tufts-Community Concert Series -- The Art of the Bow

     Performance faculty member Beth Bahia Cohen will explore how the violin and other bowed strings are played in traditional music from all sides of the Mediterranean and beyond. She will be playing the violin, the Turkish bowed tanbur & kabak kemane, the Persian kamancheh, Greek & Italian lyres, Norwegian Hardanger fiddle, and the Romanian trumpet violin.

    She will be joined by special guests Nima Janmohammadi (Persian setar, kamancheh, and vocals), Volkan Efe (Turkish tanbur and ba?lama), Mal Barsamian (oud), Fabio Pirozzolo (percussion and vocals), Dean Lampros (Greek santouri and percussion), and Joe Teja (guitar) in music from Iran, Greece, Turkey, Italy, Norway, Romania, Hungary, Syria, and the Klezmer tradition.

    Distler Performance Hall

    20 Talbot Avenue
    Somerville, MA 02155

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    Free, no tickets required

    Phone: 617-627-3679

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