Persian Traditional Music at the Carmel Valley Library on Sept. 12

Amir Etemadzadeh

Another free family music program in September sponsored by the Friends of the Carmel Valley Library will be presented on Wednesday, Sept. 12 at 7 p.m. in the library’s community room. It will feature Amir Etemadzadeh playing the Tombak and Daf, Persian percussion instruments, and Sina Gharavi playing the Tar, a Persian string instrument. The program will last 45 minutes.

Amir Etemadzadeh was born and raised in Tehran, Iran where he received extensive training in Persian classical music and specialized in hand percussion. His mastery of theory and techniques of Persian music has made him an accomplished teacher and a highly sought after accompanist and solo player in the United States.

Sina Gharavi was also born in Iran. He majored in math, physics, and music in college in Los Angeles, and began the Sina Music Program in 2009 and teaches Tar and Setar. He has given many performances in Southern California where his audiences have included the mayor of San Francisco, Hillary Clinton, and the mayor of Los Angeles.

The library is located at 3919 Townsgate Drive in Carmel Valley. For further information call (858) 552-1668.

Sina Gharavi

Related posts:

  1. Shubham: Carnatic Indian Classical Music at the Carmel Valley Library on Sept. 1
  2. An evening of Big Horn Music at the Carmel Valley Library on May 9
  3. An ‘Evening of Flute Music’ at the Carmel Valley Library on June 13
  4. The Life and Music of Samuel Barber at the Carmel Valley Library on Feb. 8
  5. Carmel Valley Library to present an evening of Big Horn music

Short URL: http://www.delmartimes.net/?p=39489

Posted by Staff on Aug 31, 2012. Filed under Carmel Valley, Del Mar, News, carmel valley. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0. You can leave a response or trackback to this entry

Leave a Reply

Archives

Facebook

Bottom Buttons 1

Bottom Buttons 2

Bottom Buttons 3

Bottom Buttons 4

Bottom Buttons 5

Bottom Buttons 6

LA JOLLA NEWS

RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

RSS RANCHO SANTA FE NEWS

  • Community input received on proposed health club and pool facility in Rancho Santa Fe
    About 100 Rancho Santa Fe residents showed up on Friday, Oct. 17, for a health club and pool community meeting, the last outreach before ballots were mailed on Monday, Oct. 20. On the ballots, members are being asked whether the Rancho Santa Fe Association should spend $350,000 on a professional planning phase for the potential new community amenity. RSF Ass […]
  • Czech violin duo to perform at Village Church in Rancho Santa Fe
    In cooperation with the Consulate General of the Czech Republic, the Czech School San Diego hosts a free classical violin concert by internationally recognized Czech violin player Jaroslav Svecený and his daughter, Julie Svecená, who are on a tour of the United States. The concert will be at 7 p.m. Oct. 27 in the Village Church. The father-daughter duo will […]
  • Rancho Santa Fe weekly sports update
    Torrey Pines defeated Canyon Crest Academy 4-3 in a Palomar League opener for both teams on Oct. 9. Alayna Tomlinson and Farah Farjood each scored two goals to lead the Falcons. Samantha “Sammy” Cirino added one goal and one assist. […]