When: Sat., Jan. 18, 8-10 p.m. 2020
This event aims to bring to life the poetry of Rumi, Hafez and Sa’di with a journey through the cosmos. The MEHR Foundation and San Antonio Persian Cultural Society will be in partnership with Dreamvoice to present Microtone. Join them and critically acclaimed Persian setar virtuoso and world-class vocalist Fared Shafinury for a multimedia evening of poetry, dance, percussion and strings. Texas-born and based artist Shafinury is joined by Persian percussionist Rambod Dargahi, along with dancer and choreographer Miriam Peretz, for his Microtone Project performance. Through Microtone, Shafinury explores relationships among Persian poetry, music, geometry and an ancient understanding of the cosmos.