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Early Music and Hindustani Vocal Ensembles of UC Davis

Elizabeth and Akbar
Early Music Ensemble | Matilda Hofman, conductor Hindustani Vocal Ensemble | Rita Sahai, director
Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 7:00pm

Early Music Ensemble | Matilda Hofman, conductor
Hindustani Vocal Ensemble | Rita Sahai, director

Music was a force of understanding and co-operation between different faiths and ideologies in the courts of two politically astute sixteenth century rulers—Emperor Akbar 1st of India and Elizabeth 1st of England—rulers both known for their use of tolerance as a force to strengthen and build their respective countries into leading forces on an increasingly connected world stage. 

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Saturday, March 3, 2018 - 7:00pm
Ann E. Pitzer Center