Persian Folk Concert Sept. 8

The University of Maine presents “An Evening of Persian Folk Music” with Amir Vahab at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 8 in the Minsky Recital Hall on campus.

The free concert is co-hosted by UMaine’s College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Department of Music and Honors College.

Vahab is a composer and vocalist of folk music from the Middle East, according to his website. He plays and teaches several instruments including the tar, setar, tanbour, saz, oud, ney, daf and zarb.

For more information or to request a disability accommodation, call Beth Wiemann at 207.581.1244. More about Vahab and his music is online.