A World Music Duo From Hungary

Jospeh G. Astman Concert presents A World Music Duo From Hungary with Flora Tandi, vocals and Robert Sinha, guitar. This is a concert program based on multicultural diversity in music featuring traditional Hungarian folk songs uniquely arranged by Robert Sinha, with the use of rhythmic and harmonic patterns from flamenco, bossa nova, tango, and jazz. One of the songs in the duo's repertoire, titled Szól a kakas már, is the symbol of the multicultural musical fusion they work on: It is a Hungarian-Jewish folk song originating from Transylvania that Sinha arranged with the use of Spanish flamenco. Apart from the songs based on Hungarian folk music, the duo will perform songs in French, which serves as a good example of cooperation between different nations through arts.

Presented by Hofstra Cultural Center.

In collaboration with the Department of Global Studies and Geography.

Co-sponsored by the National Cultural Fund of Hungary.



For more information, please call the Hofstra Cultural Center at 516-463-5669 or visit hofstra.edu/culture.


Date: Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Time: 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Location: Fortunoff Theater, Monroe Lecture Center


Free and open to the public


This event is free, but advance registration is required. Please RSVP using the RSVP for this Event link.

 Photo credit: Peter Bornemissza

Tuesday, March 12, 2019





Fortunoff Theater
Monroe Lecture Center
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549


Hofstra Cultural Center

Phone: 516-463-5669
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