The Indo-Persian Confluence

Symposium Four

“Indo-Persian Musical Confluences: From Tajikistan to Gujarat”

Sunday, February 21, 2021

10am PST, Zoom

This event brings together international scholars discussing Indo-Persian musical hybrids in four different musical traditions within current geographical borders of Afghanistan and Pakistan/Iran.


Mejgan Masoumi (Stanford University)
Ariane Zevaco (CNRS, France)
Jean During (CNRS, France)
Brian Bond (CUNY)

Chair and Moderator

George Murer (CUNY)

Link to the Calendar Event Page:…istan-to-gujarat/

For more information on The Indo-Persian Music Confluence project:

Details of subsequent events will be forthcoming soon.

Project leader: Mohsen Mohammadi

Event Sponsors:
 Mohindar Brar Sambhi Chair in Indian Music at The Herb Alpert School of Music
UCLA Department of Ethnomusicology
UCLA Center for Musical Humanities and the Joyce S. and Robert U. Nelson Fund
UCLA Jahangir and Eleanor Amuzegar Chair in Iranian Studies
UCLA Iranian Studies program
UCLA Center for India and South Asia (CISA)
UCLA Center for Near Eastern Studies (CNES)

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