Sat, Jul 22|
LONDON SYRIAN ENSEMBLE CONCERT
Out of the detritus of war, a thing of beauty was born
Time & Location
Jul 22, 2017, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Emmanuel Church, 6 Barlow Moor Rd, Didsbury, Manchester M20 6TR, UK
About the Event
The London Syrian Ensemble is a collective of some of Syria’s finest musicians. The Ensemble includes both newly arrived and long-term UK residents who either studied or taught in the eminent Damascus Conservatoire. They bring the sounds of Syria through a diverse repertoire of classical and traditional music.
The ensemble includes oud, kanun, ney, violin, viola, double bass and percussion. Our performances also include cherry-picked guest vocalists.
Rihab Azar – Oud
Raghad Haddad – Viola
Sanaa Wahbah – Qanun
Kaldoun Alnajad – Violin
Fajer Alabdalla – Double bass
Jamal Al Sakka – Arabic percussion
Louai Alhenawi – Ney/M.D
Delicious home-made Syrian food will be on sale before the event.