Une musique-fusion mêlant Poulenc, Piazzolla et Oum Kalsoum

‘Joli bouquet de notes où Orient et Occident ont des correspondances savoureuses, où qanun et piano riment en toutes cordes accordées, où violoncelle et percussions (tabla) ont des résonances tissées de coquines et tendres complicités. spiritualite’ ‘ Qanun, percussions, piano et violoncelle pour confirmer que la musique a des incursions inattendues et demeure sans conteste un langage universel.’ il y a là une volonté et un désir de jeter un pont entre deux cultures, deux prosodies, deux mondes. Et...

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L’Orient Le Jour

An evening of “Dervishes and contemporary Arabic music” brought together musicians from Jordan, Syria, and Lebanon to the tunes of the mother of all instruments, the qanun, with the piano and other musical instruments, that filled the halls of the Hussein Cultural Centre. Accompanied by dance, the music conducted human emotions to the pinnacle of spirituality. The evening’s performance harmonized tunes from Taoufiq Mirkhan’s qanun, Zina Asfour’s piano, Naser Salameh’ s percussions and Ahmad Khatib’s dance, producing a unique...

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Al Ghad Newspaper

Dervishes and Contemporary Arabic Music – Al Ghad Newspaper A performance of spiritually-influenced music aimed to blend different traditions while conveying an important message. On the 3rd of October ,a Jordanian audience was mesmerised by a concert that mixed experimental music with the energetic whirling of a dervish from Syria.

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