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Enjoy Middle Eastern Rhythms

Enjoy Middle Eastern Rhythms at the Canadian Museum of Civilization

Gatineau, Quebec, August 24, 2006 — Let yourself be swept away by rhythms from the Mideast during a special musical performance at the Canadian Museum of Civilization. Come in and enjoy a visit of our latest exhibition, PETRA: Lost City of Stone, and take in the rhythmic and mysterious sounds of a traditional Middle Eastern instrument, the oud, a pear-shaped stringed instrument, played by the musician John Shadeed.

Middle Eastern Rhythms
Sunday, September 3 – 11:00 a.m.; 1 p.m.; 3 p.m.
Gallery C
Free with PETRA Admission

More information is available by calling 819 776-7000 or 1 800 555-5621.

Media Information:

Chief, Media Relations
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Tel.: 819 776-7167

Media Relations Officer
Canadian Museum of Civilization
Tel.: 819 776-7169

Fax: 819 776-7187

2006-08-24 00:00:00.000

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