Past Event
The Shepherd School of Music
Saturday, January 28
10:30am - 12:00pm
Shepherd Society Family Concert

About the Event

A Tale from “The Arabian Nights”

Saturday, Jan. 28

Stude Concert Hall at Rice University Shepherd School Chamber Orchestra

Karim Al-Zand, composer
Rachel Buchman, narrator
Michael Webster, conductor

Take your family on a thrilling adventure as a musical story unfolds before your ears! A brave and determined Parizade is on a quest to find a magical singing tree but encounters challenges (like a mysterious old dervish) along the way. Will she prevail in her journey?

  • 10:30 a.m. — Meet the musicians and their instruments before the concert.
  • 11 a.m. — Enjoy a family-friendly, 55-minute concert, featuring a living composer, Shepherd School’s own Karim Al-Zand.
  • Best for ages 6 and up.
  • Registration is recommended but not required.
  • Park in West Lot 2 for $5.

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