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Learn how to appreciate the art of the tanbūr through discussion and demonstration of various elements of Ostad Elahi's music, including the neurological and therapeutic role and impact of music.
Presented in conjunction with the exhibition The Sacred Lute: The Art of Ostad Elahi.
Assistive listening devices are available from the ushers.
Free with Museum admission
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For Visitors with Hearing Loss
Gain insight into the Museum, its exhibitions, and its projects through engaging afternoon programs organized around specific themes.
The Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium and the Ruth and Harold D. Uris Center for Education are equipped with infrared sound enhancement systems (with headsets and neck loops). To obtain a headset or neck loop please ask an usher. Headsets and neck loops are available free of charge with identification. Real-time captioning is also available upon request.
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