Music in the Stacks: Penn Arab Music Ensemble

April 12, 2023 (Wednesday) – 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center Lobby
3420 Walnut Street
University of Pennsylvania

A collaboration between the Albrecht Music Library and the Department of Music, Music in the Stacks brings Penn musicians into library spaces for drop-in, public performances throughout the semester. In this installment, members of the Penn Arab Music Ensemble, directed by Hanna Khuri, will present popular songs from the Arab world. These songs capture the region’s intricate musical and political history in the twentieth century.