World Nomads: Concert with Ghalia Benali

FIAF, Florence Gould Hall
Wed, 05/15/2013 - 8:00pm

Known for her inventive music, Ghalia Benali is one of the most remarkable, multi-faceted talents working in Tunisia. Her expressive voice and melodic compositions reflect a variety of influences stretching from Arabic folk and jazz traditions to contemporary Indian classical music.

Join Benali for a evening of soulful music that is at once modern and deeply-rooted in the country’s rich traditions.

Musicians
Stomu Takeishi (bass)
Ned Rothenberg (clarinet/saxophone/shakohatchi)
John Hadfield (drums)
Alex Waterman (cello)
Tanya Kalmanovitch (violin)

WEBLINK:

http://www.fiaf.org/worldnomads/tunisia/2013-05-15-ghalia-benali.shtml