Persis Karim, Director, Persian Studies, email@example.com, 408-924-4476
SAN JOSE, Calif., – The Persian Studies Program at San Jose State, with support from the Roshan Cultural Heritage Institute, will hold the third annual Norouz concert to celebrate the arrival of spring and the Persian New Year on Sunday, March 9, from 3-5 p.m. in the Student Union Barrett Ballroom. This event is free and open to the public.
Musicians Mahvash Guerami, santour, and Hossein Massoudi, vocals, as well as members of the Bay Area Iranian American Children’s Choral Group will perform classical and folk Persian music to commemorate this important Persian holiday, which falls on March 20, the spring equinox. A tea and sweets reception will precede the performance.