On Thursday, April 19, 2007, the W&M in Washington Program partnered with the Embassy of Spain to sponsor a concert by the William & Mary Middle Eastern Music Ensemble, led by Associate Professor Anne Rasmussen. Also participating:
- Guest vocalist, Cantor in the Sepherdic Tradition, Ramon Tasat
- Commentary by W&M Professor George Greenia from the Hispanic Studies Department
This "Middle Eastern Musical Ensemble" event began and ended with a reception for area alums and Program students to mingle with the musicians.