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Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage  Search this
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2022-06-23T07:23:01.000Z
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3,451
Video Title:
FolkLIVE Concerts – The Gifts We Carry: Sounds of Migration and Memory
Description:
Acclaimed musician and arts education advocate Yo-Yo Ma hosts a concert featuring music and poetry from Afghanistan and beyond. Sharing the stage will be Homayoun Sakhi (rubab), Salar Nader (tabla), Ahmad Fanoos (vocals), Elham Fanoos (piano), Mehran Fanoos (violin), Hamid Habibzada (tabla), Nazira Wali (cello) and Alex and Sophie Sherzai (vocals). Featured poets include Khet Mar, Zohra Saed, and Genya Turovskaya. Special guest appearance by Chelsey Green (violin). Support provided by the Timashev Foundation in celebration of the Festival’s return to the National Mall. Presented in partnership with Asia Society–NY, the American Anthropological Association and Events DC. ACCESSIBILITY: Live real-time captioning and American Sign Language Interpretation are available for this program.
Video Duration:
2 hr 11 min 41 sec
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