Presented in collaboration with Amherst College Dept. of Music. Due to COVID-19 concerns, Amherst College Music Department will not be presenting concerts to the public through May 1, 2020.
Amir ElSaffar’s Rivers of Sound Orchestra featuring Amir ElSaffar, trumpet/santur, Carlo DeRosa, acoustic bass, Craig Taborn, piano, Dena ElSaffar, violin/jowza, Fabrizio Cassol, alto saxophone, George Ziadeh, oud/vocals, Jason Adasiewicz, vibraphone, JD Parran, bass saxophone/clarinet, Miles Okazaki, guitar, Mohammed Saleh, oboe/English horn, Naseem AlAtrash, cello, Nasheet Waits, drums, Ole Mathisen, tenor saxophone/soprano saxophone, Rajna Swaminathan, mridangam, Tareq Abboushi, buzuq, Tim Moore, percussion/dumbek/frame drum, Zafer Tawil, percussion/oud. Buckley Recital Hall, Arms Music Center, Amherst College. FREE, general admission.