Elebash Concert Series

Elebash Concert Series: Traditions and Evolution in Arab Music These concerts are made possible with major support from Baisley Powell Elebash Fund.
Friday, March 7 Brooklyn's Maqam: Reinventing Arab Music in the Borough BAM Cafe at the Brooklyn Academy of Music Featuring Fahim Dandan, the renowned popular singer whose presence at Brooklyn Arab weddings is virtually required! And the experimental jazzy-Middle Eastern sound of Shusmo, led by Brooklyn?s multi-talented Tareq Abboushi...more
Sunday, March 16 Sawt al-Mar'a: The Voice of the Women Kingsborough Community College, Leon M. Goldstein Performing Arts Center Malika Zarra, Shoshana Tubi and Gaida Hinnawi sing Arab classics and folk genres of the Levant, Egypt, Morocco, and Yemen, along with innovative original compositions...more
Thursday, March 20 Timeless Traditions from Egypt and Iraq Joe's Pub Zikrayat plays a classical repertoire from the Golden Age of Egyptian cinema; Saafafir revives the classical vocal tradition of Iraqi maqam...more