Musical Performance: Alwan Arab Music Ensemble Performing at Middle Country Public Library in Special Concert
Sat, May 31, 2014 2:00 pm at Middle Country Public Library
Members of the Alwan Arab Music Ensemble are contemporary masters of a broad range of Arab music who display their seasoned sensibilities and impressive technique across a diverse array of musical selections from regional folk songs to masterpieces of Egyptian cinema and Arab concert hall culture. Their performances evoke ambiances of Cairo, Baghdad, al-Quds and Aleppo, but more importantly that of contemporary New York with its own vibrant Arab American artistic and intellectual community.
George Ziadeh – voice and oud
Amir ElSaffar – santur, trumpet, and voice
Zafer Tawil – qanun
Sami Abu Shumays - violin
Johnny Farraj - riqq
Rami el-Aasser – percussion
Performing at the Middle Country Public Library
Centereach - Community Room
Last updated: 2014-03-01 18:37:19
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