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Sufism vs Modernism: Fathy Salama with Sheikh Mahmoud Tohamy / Zanzibari Taarab & Kidumbak: Dhow Countries Music Academy

26 September @ 8.00 pm - 10.00 pm

AED 150

An extraordinary double bill of Arab and Islamic music of the African continent from Egypt to Zanzibar. Fathy Salama and Sheikh Mahmoud Tohamy’s Sufism vs Modernism bring together the sounds and rhythms of traditional Sufi chanting and contemporary Egyptian jazz; the Dhow Countries Music Academy’s concert of Zanzibari Taarab and Kidumbak blends the instrumental colours of Western Indian Ocean culture with the African-Arab synthesis of Taarab music.

Details

Date:
26 September
Time:
8.00 pm - 10.00 pm
Cost:
AED 150
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Website:
https://bit.ly/2NbeoGO

Venue

NYUAD Arts Center
Abu Dhabi,United Arab Emirates+ Google Map