Where / East Plaza, The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi
This event is free and open to the public. Advance reservations will be required. Tickets available April 13th at 3pm. nyuad-artscenter.org
Amir ElSaffar’s 17-member big band moves beyond the notions of style and tradition into a realm of uninhibited musical communication, working in a broad spectrum ranging from Iraqi maqam to American jazz.