Shangri La Residency

After his successful debut at the Festival du Monde Arabe, performing with Maqam legend Farida, Amir ElSaffar heads to Hawaii this week, where he will be the Artist-in-Residence at the Doris Duke Shangri La Center for Islamic Arts and Cultures in Honolulu, Hawaii. ElSaffar will present two concerts with fellow resident artist, sitar player Ustad Ikhlaq Hussain Khan, more info here.

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