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Cal Performances' Zellerbach Hall
Bancroft Way and Telegraph Avenue Berkeley, CA 94720
510-642-9988
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Take BART to Downtown BART Station & short walk to Zellerbach Hall.
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Acknowledged as Afghanistan’s greatest female singer, Ustad Mahwash—the first woman to be given the title of ustad, master musician—comes to Cal Performances with a program of Afghan Ghazal, love poems set to music, including both Mystical and Popular songs. She is joined by an ensemble of accomplished musicians from Afghanistan and India including Gholam Nejrawi, zerbaghali (Afghan goblet-shaped clay drum); Prabhu Edouard, tabla (Indian drum); Daud Khan Sadozai, rubab & sarod (Afghan lutes); and Khalil Ragheb, harmonium & vocals.

About the Ticket Supplier: Cal Performances

Cal Performances offers audiences the most comprehensive range of high quality, live performances by the world’s greatest artists, both established and emerging. Located on the UC Berkeley campus, this prestigious performing arts presenter invites audiences to enjoy the entertaining and engaging experience of the performing arts from all disciplines and cultures in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere.