Posts Tagged “music”

Behind the scenes: Middle East poetry

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Behind the scenes: Middle East poetry

The behind-the-scenes when 3 musicians and a poet in the Middle East come together for the first time. By: Kerning Cultures This episode we take you behind the scenes to capture raw human talent: the intimate brainstorming, trials, and experimentation of 3 musicians and a poet in the Middle East preparing for a spoken word…

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Palestinian Oktoberfest in Taybeh Sept. 24, 25

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Palestinian Oktoberfest in Taybeh Sept. 24, 25

Palestinian Oktoberfest in Taybeh coming September 24 and 25. This is one of Palestine’s most favorite cultural events at one of its most favorite villages. By Maria C. Khoury, Ed. D. Every time my husband  David Khoury starts up a new project, I sort of get a deeper culture shock.  It has been over twenty-three years…

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Lebanese National Conservatory plans Jazz Fest

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Lebanese National Conservatory plans Jazz Fest

Lebanese National Conservatory plans Jazz Fest The only Jazz Orchestra in the Middle East, the Big Band of the Lebanese National Conservatory of Music (LNCM), will present a free concert featuring specially composed newly released pieces arranged by, among others, multiple Grammy Award Winner Michael Mossman, a renowned New York-based hard bop jazz trumpeter.  The…

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Palestinians protest Israeli violence with creative talents

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Palestinians protest Israeli violence with creative talents

Palestinians protest Israeli violence with creative talents By Mohammed Asad Palestinian youths play music and paint murals during an event to show solidarity with the Palestinians in the West Bank and Jerusalem, in Gaza city on November 18, 2015. The surge in violence across Israel, Jerusalem and the Israeli-occupied West Bank has been fueled in…

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Gospel of Happiness, Bob Dylan and 911

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Gospel of Happiness, Bob Dylan and 911

By Eileen Fleming   Bob Dylan’s grandmother taught him that happiness is not the road to anything. She said it is the road. In 1988, Dylan began his Never Ending Tour and at 73 years young is releasing Shadows in the Night this February 3. Bob gave 50,000 CDs of the album to a group…

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Star singer Tony Eid releases latest hit “Lamma Sheftik”

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Star singer Tony Eid releases latest hit “Lamma Sheftik”

By The Arab Daily News Staff Tony Eid song, “Lamma Sheftik” released in US for upcoming tour Tony Eid, considered by many to be the top singer in the USA, released a new hit on YouTube which had an immediate success throughout the world. The song produced between Lebanon and Syria is written by famous writer Riad Ali, Arrangement…

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