On Sunday March 13th
, the American Corner of Abu Dhabi City hosted a musical matinée featuring Chicago’s Henhouse Prowlers. The four-member group played acoustic instruments with Aaron Dorfman on the guitar, Todd Livingston on the dobro, Jon Goldfine on the upright bass, and Ben Wright founding member and banjo player of the prowlers. The performance was part of a UAE tour sponsored by the U.S. Mission in Abu Dhabi.
Students and faculty enjoyed their afternoon with dynamic music built on the tradition of American bluegrass.
An audience of 53 was present including Information Resource Officers at the US Embassy, Ms. Elizabeth Stromme and Ms. Rula Qandeel, and Cultural Affairs Officer Mohini Madgavkar.