The 6th Mesopotamian Night (2013) DVD/CD set Released

The 6th Mesopotamian Night (2013) DVD/CD set Released

The 6th Annual Mesopotamian Night (2013) DVD/CD set Click here to purchase : https://mesonight.org/p/mn20.htmlCD/DVD 16th Annual Mesopotamian Night: The New MesopotamiaHal D’Ei-Man     Poem and Reading by: John ShahidiAtoorayeh...
Appreciation Dinner Event for Mesopotamian Night Production Team

Appreciation Dinner Event for Mesopotamian Night Production Team

On Friday June 28, the Assyrian Aid Society chapter of Santa Clara hosted an appreciation dinner for all volunteers that assisted with the MN 2013 event.  The dinner was hosted at Bella’s restaurant and by owner Gigo Khananisho.  The volunteers that...

AN ASSYRIAN MUSIC MAKER

By Obelit YadgarI first heard Rev. Samuel Khangaldy’s music at the 2009 Mesopotamian Nights production. It was the overture from the oratorio Gilgamesh and it was good stuff. The overture, about 15 minutes or so long, uses long and luscious lines in the tradition of...
Wolfhead Music Sponsors AAS Projects

Wolfhead Music Sponsors AAS Projects

This week we received a generous donation from Wolfhead Music, a publisher of music ancient and modern based in Bedford, Indiana. The Mesopotamian Night team appreciates this thoughtful sponsorship and support. Mr. John Craton, a composer and associate of Wolfhead...
John Shahidi’s Poetry at Mesopotamian Night

John Shahidi’s Poetry at Mesopotamian Night

John Shahidi’s poetry is known to Assyrians of San Jose. This year he is joining us for the opening of the event with his “Hal d’Ei-Man” poem. We welcome his contribution. Below is a short biography of this emerging poet. John was born in 1966 in the city...