Paarsse Charity Concert to Support HIV/AIDS Prevention, Care

TEHRAN, 17 January 2012 (UNIC)—The United Nations Information Centre in Tehran (UNIC) and the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) in cooperation with Paarsse Music Band will hold a live charity concert at Eyvan-E-Shams Hall in Tehran on 27 and 28 January 2012 to raise public awareness on HIV and AIDS, focusing on the vision of “Getting to Zero” HIV infections and the virtual elimination of mother-to-child transmission.

All receipts will go towards HIV/AIDS prevention and care.

The concert programme consists of a repertoire of jazz, pop and classical songs performed in English and Farsi, including Ave Maria (Cassini), O Sole Mio, Sorry, Hello, What a Wonderful World, Windmills of Your Mind, You Are My Everything, A Rainy Night in Paris, and Fly Me to The Moon as well as a selection of traditional Persian songs.

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