March 5, 2020
UA Presents: NIYAZ: The Fourth Light Project
Phone: (520) 621-3341
Venue: Centennial Hall
Time: Starting: 7:30 PM
Admission: see wedsite for details
UA Presents features NIYAZ, creating a 21st century global trance tradition by seamlessly blending medieval Sufi poetry and folk songs from their native Iran and its surrounding countries with rich acoustic instrumentation and state-of-the-art modern electronics. Founded by captivating vocalist/composer and two-time Juno Award nominee Azam Ali, and multi-instrumentalist/composer and Juno Award nominee Loga Ramin Torkian, NIYAZ generates an immersive musical experience with a deep social message. They take us into a future that is ancient, embarking on a hopeful quest into the human depths, a universal tribute to peace, truth and beauty, cultural and spiritual diversity, freedom and dignity for all, at UA Centennial Hall on the University of Arizona campus.