Will Benson, assistant professor of music at CSCC, introduces the members of the Qadim Ensemble on Wednesday. Acclaimed for their passionate performances, The Qadim Ensemble is comprised of accomplished and acclaimed musicians. Their repertoire includes Arabic, Jewish, Turkish Sufi, Hebrew-Yemenite, Armenian, Ladino and Moroccan music, celebrating the common musical and spiritual heritage of the region’s cultures, while honoring the great diversity found within them. This program is being provided in conjunction with the Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys Grant awarded the college. Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys is a project of the National Endowment for the Humanities, conducted in cooperation with the American Library Association.