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ADC’s annual Turaath features Layaali Arabic Music Ensemble

December 8 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm

$20 – $30
ADC Turath Dec. 8 2019

ADC’s annual Turaath features Layaali Arabic Music Ensemble

ADC’s annual Turaath features Layaali Arabic Music Ensemble
Get your tickets for ADC’s annual Turaath featuring live performance by Layaali Arabic Music Ensemble, a cultural celebration you will not want to miss! Student discount available with valid ID. Click here to purchase tickets.
ADC Turath Dec. 8 2019

ADC Turath performance Dec. 8 2019

ADC Turaath 2019
Sunday, December 8th, 2019 |  6:30 p.m.
Carnegie Institution for Science Auditorium
1530 P St NW, Washington, D.C. 20005
Layaali is a group of talented musicians whose love and dedication to Arabic music have earned them wide acclaim from both ethnomusicologists and audiences at sold-out performances throughout the U.S. and internationally. The ensemble is committed to performing the traditional music of the Arab world and to preserving the rich legacy of Arabic culture through soulful vocals, hypnotic instrumental improvisations, electrifying percussion, and faithful renditions and recordings of master works.


Managing Writer at The Arab Daily News
RAY HANANIA — Columnist

Ray Hanania is an award winning political and humor columnist who analyzes American and Middle East politics, and life in general. He is an author of several books.

Hanania covered Chicago Politics and Chicago City Hall from 1976 through 1992. He began writing in 1975 publishing The Middle Eastern Voice newspaper in Chicago (1975-1977). He later published “The National Arab American Times” newspaper (2004-2007).

Hanania writes weekly columns on Middle East and American Arab issues as Special US Correspondent for the Arab News ArabNews.com, at TheArabDailyNews.com, and at SuburbanChicagoland.com. He has published weekly columns in the Jerusalem Post newspaper, YNetNews.com, Newsday, the Orlando Sentinel, Houston Chronical, and Arlington Heights Daily Herald.

Hanania is the recipient of four (4) Chicago Headline Club “Peter Lisagor Awards” for Column writing. In November 2006, he was named “Best Ethnic American Columnist” by the New American Media. In 2009, Hanania received the prestigious Sigma Delta Chi Award for Writing from the Society of Professional Journalists. He is the recipient of the MT Mehdi Courage in Journalism Award. He was honored for his writing skills with two (2) Chicago Stick-o-Type awards from the Chicago Newspaper Guild. In 1990, Hanania was nominated by the Chicago Sun-Times editors for a Pulitzer Prize for his four-part series on the Palestinian Intifada.

His writings have also been honored by two national Awards from ADC for his writing, and from the National Arab American Journalists Association.

Click here to send Ray Hanania email.


December 8
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
$20 – $30
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Carnegie Institution for Science Auditorium
1530 P St NW
Washington, D.C., DC 20005
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