James Ross, conductor
Hamid Habib Zada, tabla

Negin Khpalwak, guest conductor

John Williams: Adventures on Earth (from E.T. The Extraterrestrial)
Dinuk Wijeratne: Tabla Concerto
Ahmad Zahir: Farwardin and Zindegi Akhair Sarayat
Rimsky-Korsakov: Scheherazade

Rimsky-Korsakov’s popular poetic telling of four tales from 1001 Arabian Nights has awed symphony audiences for 150 years. Newly arrived members of the Alexandria community share the rhythms and voices of their native Afghanistan.


Featured Artists

Performance Schedule

  • November 12, 2022 at 7:30 pm     Get Tickets     Directions

    Rachel M. Schlesinger Concert Hall and Arts Center

  • November 13, 2022 at 3:00 pm     Get Tickets     Directions

    George Washington Masonic Memorial