Rumi in Performance
November 2 - 3, 2010

Renowned Rumi translator, author and performer Shahram Shiva and world music multi-instrumentalist Rich Goodhart and flutist and multi-instrumentalist John Ragusa will bring another luminous evening of Rumi poetry and music. Rumi is the greatest exponent of the ecstatic intoxication of sacred love. Shahram Shiva’s passionate performances capture the essence of Rumi’s message and include his own English renditions as well as Rumi’s original Persian verses. Featuring the original accompaniment of Rich Goodhart and John Ragusa. This union of spoken verse and live music melds magic with love. Following the concert, Shiva will guide the group into an ecstatic whirling experience through his own proven method.

Main Performance
Wednesday, November 3 ~ 7:00 p.m
Peterson-Kermani Performance Hall