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Music in the park: Mohamed Assani

Sounds of Summer at Fleetwood Gardens August 6

Mohamed Assani on Sitar at Fleetwood Gardens August 6, 2014


This last outdoor concert in the City of Surrey's 2014 "Sounds of Summer" series was Wednesday, August 6. It wasn't on the original brochure, but a concert in July had been rained out.


Mohamed Assani, on the sitar, played a selection of Indian classical and folk tunes starting at 6:30 pm.

The weather was perfect: warm, but cooler than it had been during the day. The setting was exquisite. Fleetwood Gardens is one of about eight or nine more formal-style gardens in Surrey. Most are in existing parks, and Fleetwood Gardens is one of those. There is an incredible wisteria arcade and a labyrinth.

More on the Sounds of Summer program is here

Echinacea flowers in Fleetwood Gardens in the early evening sun


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