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Roots Of Reeds: Tales Of The Reed


  • WHEN Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 7 p.m.
  • WHERE Museum of Making Music, 5790 Armada Dr., Carlsbad, CA
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  • AGES All ages
  • COST $15 - $20

In conjunction with the Museum of Making Music’s latest special exhibition, Roots of Reeds, the Museum presents Dr. A.J. Racy, Dr. David Borgo, Souhail Kaspar and Rob Thorsen for a special performance on reed instruments. The musicians will incorporate the sounds of reed instruments from the East Mediterranean region and modern jazz as they share the story of Middle-Eastern reeds in the concert, which takes place February 11th, 2012 at 7 p.m.

Internationally acclaimed performer, composer, and professor of ethnomusicology at the University of California, Los Angeles, A.J. Racy will perform on a variety of ancient East Mediterranean reed and other instruments. Additionally, David Borgo and Rob Thorsen will perform a selection of Duke Ellington's “tone parallels” compositions —including the Far East Suite— on tenor and soprano saxophones.

For more information and to order tickets, please visit or call 760/438-5996.

Cost: $20 general admission; $15 Museum members

Location: Museum of Making Music, 5790 Armada Drive Carlsbad, CA 92008 Google Maps

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