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Music Livestream: Reflections of the Arab World

Sunday, June 4, 2023 at 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Free & Open to the Public
Composer Nahla Mattar is standing on the steps in front of a building. Nahla is wearing a dark blazer and yellow shirt, and her eyes are squinting as one does in bright sunlight.
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After the stream, the event may be viewed at: https://www.facebook.com/CrossingBordersMusic/live_videos/
Hear how Levantine, or “Arab World,” composers combine elements of Arab classical music and Western classical music to reflect their identities and tell their unique stories in this brand new string quartet program! Featuring Egyptian composer Nahla Mattar as a live guest, plus music by Touffic Succar, Elie Kallab, Mahdi Al Mahdi, Arian Abbas, and much more!
The program is free and open to the public.
In collaboration with and support of Dozan World’s efforts to publish music by Levantine composers, this program highlights new publications in the Dozan World catalog. Learn more at dozanworld.com
This program is made possible through support from the Paul M Angell Family Foundation, the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, The MacArthur Funds for Culture, Equity, and the Arts at the Richard H. Driehaus Foundation, and by supporters like you. Crossing Borders Music acknowledges support from the Illinois Arts Council Agency. This project is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.


Sunday, June 4, 2023
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Free & Open to the Public


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