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Cal Performances' Zellerbach Hall
Bancroft Way and Telegraph Avenue Berkeley, CA 94720
510-642-9988
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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.