Lisbon Ismaili Band conducts a musical workshop

Originally posted on Ismailimail:
Lisbon Ismaili Band presents a Workshop for the young members of the jamat at the Open Day of Dar-a-Talim (7th October) at the Lisbon Ismaili Center. . The youngsters had the opportunity to interact and sing with the band and learn more about the music.

New Song by Nadirshah Khoja: Maula……Hai Yeh Dua

Originally posted on Ismailimail:
Celebrating 80th Salgirah of beloved Hazar Imam. With lyrics in English and Urdu. Nadirshah is pursuing Masters of Engineering from University of Windsor, and lives in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. ? Urdu Maula……Hai Yeh Dua Rahe Aapki Yeh Nigah Humper Hamesha Maula……Hai Yeh Dua Tujhe Paakar ke hojaye hum Fanaa la ilaha…

Children thrill as schools’ music festival kicks off —Standard Madia Co Kenya

Makini School pupils display their trophy after winning the setpiece class. Kindergarten and primary school pupils sang their hearts out in the opening of this year’s Kenya Music Festival in Nairobi yesterday. (PHOTO: GEORGE ORIDO/ STANDARD) (…) “The whole idea is for the children to enjoy themselves,” said Everlyne Muchira, one of the adjudicators, as she…

Syrian Refugees Get Together in Germany to Found a Full Blown Symphony Orchestra — Kvart and Bolge com|Syria is a land of music and culture – Bassist Raed Jazbeh

Lesen Sie hier in Deutsch: Syrisches Exil-Orchester in Bremen gegründet — von Gerhard Snitjer in NDR de Bassist Raed Jazbeh A group of Syrian professional musicians have found themselves amongst the chaos and have announced their first concert for Tuesday the 22nd of September under the name of the Syrian Expat Philharmonic Orchestra in the German…

Syrisches Exil-Orchester in Bremen gegründet — von Gerhard Snitjer in NDR de

Read here in English: Syrian Refugees Get Together in Germany to Found a Full Blown Symphony Orchestra — Kvart and Bolge com|Syria is a land of music and culture – Bassist Raed Jazbeh Im Syrian Expat Philharmonic Orchestra spielen professionelle Musiker aus Syrien – viele von ihnen kamen als Flüchtlinge nach Europa. Bassist Raed Jazbeh Zu…

Dawn com news and video on ethnomusicologist Thomas Burkhalter’s presentation titled ‘Out of the Absurdity of Life’ at AKU Karachi

As part of Aga Khan University’s Sixth Sense Forum (6sf) lecture series, Thomas Burkhalter — an ethnomusicologist, music journalist and cultural producer from Bern, Switzerland gave a multimedia presentation titled ‘Out of the Absurdity of Life’ on June 12 in the university’s auditorium. Burkhalter’s presentation comprised music and sounds from all across the world which…

SFU summer program explores Muslim cultures — Simon Fraser University,Canada

Amir Koushkani, Persian ethnomusicologist, composer and musical director, shown here playing the tar, will be a special guest speaker during a summer program on Muslim cultures that focuses this year on popular culture and mysticism. (…) A more accurate understanding of Muslim cultures Now in its seventh year, a summer program at SFU takes on…

Fes,Morocco: 20th Fes Festival from 13 to 21 June 2014 with musician and artists from seven continent, this year theme- ‘Conference of the Birds, Journey of Cultures’

  About Fes Music Festival Morocco is one of the prime tourist destinations in the world and the charm of this country is only enhanced by its multicultural and unique atmosphere. Morocco has something for all kinds of travelers whether a person is looking for an adventure, a spiritual journey or a relaxing holiday; Morocco…

Voices of Afghanistan — Saudi Aramco World com news story

Performing in Berkeley on March 2, Voices of Afghanistan is, from left to right, Abbos Kossimov, Pervez Sakhi, Homayoun Sakhi, Ustad Farida Mahwash, Khalil Ragheb and Ezmarai Aref. ince 1980, the San Francisco Bay Area has become home to the largest community of Afghan expatriates in the United States—some 120,000—most of them living in the…