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New Sounds From Arab Lands

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New Sounds From Arab Lands is five musicians from Syria, Tunisia and Lebanon respectively. They were brought together in collaboration with the Aga Khan music initiative, and are artists in a residency at Dartmouth College curated by ethnomusicologist and music professor Ted Levin. The group performs this evening at the Spaulding auditorium. We caught up with the group from a studio at Dartmouth College.

New Sounds From Arab Lands:

Kinan Azmeh – Clarinet

Basel Rajoub – Saxophone

Jasser Haj Youssef – Violin/viola d’amore

Feras Charestan – Qanun

Khaled Yassine - Percussion

You can listen to the song they played for us in the studio, Rituals by clicking on the file below.

RITUALS IN STUDIO.mp3
Rituals

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