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Nowruz: Persian New Year

Nowruz: Persian New Year

Carl St.Clair, conductor
Homayoun Shajarian, vocalist
Sohrab Pournazeri,komancheh & tanbour
Tahmoures Pournazeri, tanbour
Pacific Symphony

Classical and folk selections of Persian music

Readings of works by the Persian poet, Rumi

Doors open at 7 p.m.

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Celebrate Nowruz, the Persian New Year, with Pacific Symphony! A traditional festival that marks the beginning of spring, Nowruz is a time to celebrate the “rebirth of nature” and wash away the past. Homayoun Shajarian and brothers Sohrab and Tahmoures Pournazeri join the symphony for a concert that unites cultures through the power of music.