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Jan 25, 2018 10:00 am
Jan 25, 2018 2:00 pm
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Studio Bell
National Music Centre
850 4 Street SE, Calgary

Crossroads: Deserts, Mountains and the Sea with Amir Amiri and Carl Berger

Join the National Music Centre (NMC) for a new cross-cultural concert series, kicking off with an all-day music festival at Studio Bell on January 25. In this first edition of Crossroads, NMC will explore the Jewish-Canadian experience through music. Visitors can enjoy free youth-focused performances and education workshops with Persian santur player Amir Amiri and Juno-nominated performer Carl Berger.

On-site entertainment includes:
- Buskers from Jewish-Canadian community in Canada Music Square at 10 am and 12 pm
- Music for Munchkins with Carl Berger—an epic hour of silly songs, rhymes and traditional children’s songs—in Performance Hall at 11 am
- Amir Amiri & Friends Concert in Performance Hall at 1 pm

Daytime programs are free thanks to support from Sam & Ida Switzer, Jenny Belzberg and The Alvin & Mona Libin Foundation.

Special thanks to the Calgary Jewish Federation for their support.

After NMC's free daytime event, enjoy a ticketed evening program with Jens Lindemann and Gilad Dobrecky. More info at

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