Washington and Lee University presents: Pickens World Music Concert: Simon Shaheen Trio

October 28, 2023

8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Lenfest Center
Wilson Concert Hall
100 Glasgow St.
Lexington, VA 24450


Pickens World Music Concert: Simon Shaheen Trio Saturday, October 28, 2023 at 8 p.m. Wilson Concert Hall/Lenfest Center Tickets are required. Adults $18 Seniors $16 W&L Faculty & Staff $14 W&L Student/Student No charge ID required Taxes and processing fees included in ticket pricing. Oud virtuoso, Simon Shaheen, and his trio return to W&L this fall, having last played here in October 2015. One of the most important Arab musicians of his generation, Shaheen masterfully performs everything from traditional Arabic music to modern jazz on the oud, a type of short-necked lute that is a staple of the Arab music tradition.

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