In 2004, musician Izzat Majeed founded Sachal Studios to create a space for traditional music in a nation that had rejected its musical roots. Sharia law had decimated Pakistani orchestras in the late 1970s, and yet the Sachal musicians remain committed to revitalizing the customs of their forefathers. After several largely unnoticed classical and folk album releases, the group produces a record combining South Asian improvisation with jazz. One track in particular, a cover of Dave Brubeck’s “Take Five” becomes a runaway hit and Sachal find themselves presented with the opportunity of a lifetime – the chance to perform live with Wynton Marsalis at Lincoln Center.
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Shining Scribes is back and we want to hear about your summer! This week we will work through a series of journaling exercises that prompt you to explore the ins and outs of your summer.
Міжнародний конкурс «Стоп цензурі! Громадяни за вільні країни» у 2018 році відбувся вп’яте. Його особливістю є демократичність — участь може взяти кожен охочий, незалежно від віку, громадянства, освіти. Запрошуємо вас на відкриття виставки найкращих робіт спеціальної теми конкурсу «Жінки. Політика. Рівність».
Role Play! We’re getting into character this week for WE@AH. Join us for some invigorating English practice through role plays of various scenarios.
Erin Gasim, Associate Director of International Admissions, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago will be conducting a presentation to share tips for preparing an art portfolio for undergraduate studies.
Come to America House and chat with Chazmin “Chaz” Peters, who was born and raised in Olympia, WA. She is a First Officer with Alaska Airlines and the Director of Eagles Aviation Camp. She received her flight training from Big Bend Community College in Moses Lake, WA and her BA from the University of Washington Tacoma.
Have you already tried the U.S. Air Force National Museum virtual tour at America House? Come explore it while having a chat with our friend Ryan who has a lot to say about the sky, planes, and his life experience in general.
With her New York-centric essays, Sloane Crosley takes a magnifying glass to modernity. Parsing the nuances, trends, and perceptions of Big City life she offers up some cleverly hilarious insights about the way we live now.
A haven for Black intellectuals, artists and revolutionaries-and path of promise toward the American dream-Black colleges and universities have educated the architects of freedom movements and cultivated leaders in every field. They have been unapologetically Black for 150 years. For the first time ever, their story is told.
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