Posted by boston.com January 16, 2014 10:00 AM
The following was submitted by The Tufts University Department of Music:
The Tufts University Department of Music presents Al-Mawlid Al-Nabawī/The Prophet’s Birthday, a concert by the Noor Ensemble, in the Distler Performance Hall at the Perry and Marty Granoff Music Center on Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 8 p.m. Featuring an all-star line-up of musicians from the Middle East and North Africa, the group presents a program of sacred songs (madīh) from Morocco, Syria, and beyond in a concert to commemorate al-mawlid al-nabawī—the anniversary of the birthday of the Prophet Muhammad.
The Granoff Music Center is located at 20 Talbot Avenue on Tufts’ Medford/Somerville campus. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, please visit as.tufts.edu/music/musiccenter or call the Granoff Music Center Box Office at 617.627.3679.
This concert has been made possible by the Granoff Music Fund.