Al-Bustan Presents Tunisian Vocalist Sonia M'Barek in a Free Demonstration of Andalusian Music

Date: 
Monday, March 19, 2012 - 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: 
Ben Franklin Room, Houston Hall, 2nd Floor University of Pennsylvania, 3417 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

Al-Bustan Seeds of Culture is hosting Tunisian vocalist Sonia M’Barek for a week of performances and demonstrations in Philadelphia, March 19 - 26. With her extensive talent and experience, Ms. M’Barek masterfully couples contemporary arrangements with centuries-old poetry from Andalucía, Spain. On March 19, she will perform two songs with the Philadelphia Arab Music Ensemble and leads audience in learning an Andalusian song, followed by Q&A. This event is free and open to the public.

On Sunday March 25, Ms. M'Barek performs a longer concert of Andalusian Muwashahat with the Keystone State BoyChoir. See this event posting for more information about the March 25th concert.

Categories
Event Type: 
Community Events
Topic: 
History and Preservation
Topic: 
Music
Topic: 
Cultural Exchange
Topic: 
Education
Global Region: 
Tunisian
Global Region: 
Middle East