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Friday Feb. 12, 2016 at the Met's Moroccan Court, oud players Aliya Cycon and Ghassan Sawalhi will collaborate for an evening of Arabic-inspired music. 6-7 p.m. Free! with Museum admission. Space is limited, so don't be late! MMA Fifth Ave. at 82nd St. Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at oud concerts in NYC
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Ibrahim Maalouf at Drom reviewed by the music maven/nyc January 17, 2016 Insipid is the word that springs to mind for Ibrahim Maalouf’s performance at Drom Sunday night. Maalouf is known as a trumpet player, especially one who incorporates the microtones resonant of his Lebanese background. Why then, did he... Continue reading
Posted Jan 20, 2016 at Music Maven NYC
Brian Prunka and Brandon Terzic, on the ouds. Matt Darriau on reeds and kaval & Bek Doume on percussion. New and original oud music with an edge. Barbes, Sun. Dec. 27 at 7 p.m. $10 donation for the musicians. 376 Ninth St. Brooklyn Please see their website for details. http://www.barbesbrooklyn.com/calendar.html Continue reading
Posted Dec 25, 2015 at oud concerts in NYC
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Kenan Adnawi will be playing the oud at Brooklyn Public Library, Central Library (Grand Army Plaza) on Thursday Oct. 22 at 7:30 p.m. The concert is free, but you must RSVP from the library website. http://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/dweck-lec-tic-kenan-adnaw-central-library-dweck-cen-102915 Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2015 at oud concerts in NYC
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Matt Haimovitz playing of Bach’s cello suites # 3 and 4 Thursday night were rushed, without rests or long notes, in a concert at Columbia’s Miller Theatre. Everything was choppy, he played multiple short notes, never a sustained bowed note. There was a lack of phrasing, so the audience did... Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2015 at oud concerts in NYC
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You can hear Brian Prunka (oud) and Dan Kurfist (percussion) at the Rubin Museum Wed. Nov. 4 from 6-9 p.m. This is part of the Rubin's Spiral Music series, it is free. For full details, please see:http://rubinmuseum.org/events/event/dan-kurfirst-brian-prunka-11-04-2015 Continue reading
Posted Oct 27, 2015 at oud concerts in NYC
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On Thursday March 26, 10 p.m. See Nashaz at Barbes, in their first performance at the famous cutting edge venue featuring: Brian Prunka, oud Kenny Warren, trumpet Matt Darriau, sax, flutes Reuben Radding, bass Tareq Rantisi, percussion Vin Scialla, percussion $10 donation requested. Barbès 376 9th St, Brooklyn, New York... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2015 at oud concerts in NYC
Barbes, Brooklyn, will host an oudfest Jan. 22, 2015 from 7 p.m. to midnight. For info on Barbes, please click the link below. http://www.barbesbrooklyn.com/about.html Oud players include: Brandon Terzic, Brian Prunka, Mavrothi Kontani, Kane Mathis, Adam Good and Tom Chess Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
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Mohamed Abozekry, a young oudist who lives in Paris, will make his New York debut in January 2015. He will play with the Nile Project at Global Fest, in Webster Hall in January. Stay tuned for more details. Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
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Monday Dec. 29, 8 p.m. at Drom featuring vocalist Shelley Thomas with Brian Prunka, oud; Bridget Robbins, ney; $10 in advance, $15 at the door. Drom is at 85 Ave. A (5th-6th) in Manhattan. Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
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Friday Dec. 19, BAMCafe TamarRaqs Winter Solstice Hafla (party) with dancer TamarRaqs featuring Brian Prunka on oud. http://www.bam.org/music/2014/tamar-raqs-winter-solstice-hafla Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
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Friday Oct. 10, 6 p.m. Ustad Elahi, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Islamic Galleries, free with Met admisssion. http://www.metmuseum.org/events/programs/concerts-and-performances/moroccan-court-sacred-lute?eid=A001_%7bE5DD715C-4816-43C8-9546-8949FA04828B%7d_20140731110941 Saturday Oct. 11, 8 p.m. Hewar concert at Alwan featuring Syrian oudist: Issam Rafea. $20. http://www.alwanforthearts.org/event/1039 Sunday Oct. 12, 3p.m. Alba Consort (pictured above) at St. Alban's Church, Staten Island, $25. http://musicatsaintalbans.org/comingup.htm... Continue reading
Posted Oct 8, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
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Dolunay featuring Adam Good on the oud will play Branded Saloon 8 p.m. tonite! don't be put off by misinformation on their home page. http://www.brandedsaloon.com/ Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
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Richard Hagopian will perform at Symphony Space, Manhattan on Sunday, April 13 (2014) at 7 p.m. 2537 Broadway at 95th St. Take the 1 to 96th St! http://www.symphonyspace.org/event/8132/Music/global-salon-armenian-oudist-richard-hagopian Continue reading
Posted Apr 9, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
See Simon Shaheen (oud) and the vocalist Rima Khcheich at Roulette in Brooklyn on Sat. March 1st, 8 p.m.http://roulette.org/comm_events/simon-shaheen/ via oudconcertlist.typepad.com Continue reading
Reblogged Feb 20, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
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Syrian Oudist Kinan Idnawi will perform at Alwan for the Arts on Saturday March 1st at 8 p.m. Please follow the link for full info: http://alwanforthearts.org/event/998 Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
See Simon Shaheen (oud) and the vocalist Rima Khcheich at Roulette in Brooklyn on Sat. March 1st, 8 p.m.http://roulette.org/comm_events/simon-shaheen/ Continue reading
Posted Feb 18, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
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See the Joseph Tawadros Trio at Alwan for the Arts, Saturday night Feb. 15 at 8 p.m. The trio consists of two Australian-Egyptian brothers, Joseph and James Tawadros, and Matt McMahon, one of Australia's finest Jazz pianists. For more information: http://tinyurl.com/qz42z35 Alwan is at 16 Beaver St., 4th floor between... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
See Brian Prunka on the oud, accompanying Bridget Robbins and Marandi Hostetter on Wed. Feb. 12th at 8 p.m. They're performing the songs of Abdel Wahab and other traditional repertoire. 603 Vanderbilt Ave. near the Barclay's Center. Please see the webpage for full info: http://www.brandedsaloon.com/p/calendar.html See you there! Continue reading
Posted Feb 7, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
Jan. 27, Monday at 6:30-7:30 p.m. Alba consort will play the music of medieval Spain and the Middle East at the Queens Library, Flushing, 41-17 Main St., Flushing 11355 The lineup includes: Margo Grib- vocals and vielle Rex Benincassa- percussion Christopher Morrongiello - lute and baroque guitar & Carlo Valte... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
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http://goldenfest.org/ Jan. 17 & 18 at the Grand Prospect Hall in Brooklyn, NY see the Zlatne Uste Golden Festival. Oud players, including Adam Good (above) with Dolunay and Brian Prunka with Nashaz. Also included is the Amir Vahab Ensemble. Please check website for full details. via oudconcertlist.typepad.com Continue reading
Reblogged Jan 16, 2014 at oud concerts in NYC
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concert of Andalucian/North African and Turkish music at the Center for Jewish History, 15 W. 16th St. 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8. Featuring Mavrothi Kontanis on the oud & Joseph Alpar, santouri and vocals. Sold out! Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2013 at oud concerts in NYC
Concert/ Asia Society 8 p.m. 725 Park Ave. NYC Sold out, but view online. Saeid Shanbehzadeh, neyanban (Iranian bagpipe), neyjoti (flute), boogh horns, dance, vocal Basel Rajoub, saxophones, duclar Naghib Shanbehzadeh, percussion (tombak/zarb, darbuka) And guest artist Kenan Adnawi (oud) Can't make it to the program? Please tune in for... Continue reading
Posted Dec 7, 2013 at oud concerts in NYC
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See Charbel Rouhana at Alwan for the Arts, NYC 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3. Full info on facebook see: https://www.facebook.com/events/517794834980697/ Don't miss this chance! Continue reading
Posted Oct 29, 2013 at oud concerts in NYC
See Dolunay at Barbes Sunday night! $10 Adam Good on the oud. http://barbesbrooklyn.com/calendar.html for full information! Continue reading
Posted Oct 24, 2013 at oud concerts in NYC