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Musical Performance: Navid Kandelousi in Concert with Special Guest Sina Sarlark

Sat, November 1, 2014 8:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Join Alwan for the Arts in celebrating the astounding musical talents of Navid Kandelousi, a highly accomplished musician who will be performing a repertoire of Western classical and traditional Persian music on the Kamanchah and Taar. Patrick McGuire, Jeremy Smith, Ava Nazar and Pirus Partov from the Juilliard School of Music will also be accompanying Kandelousi in this concert that is not to be missed.

Sina Sarlak:Vocals
Navid Kandelousi: Kamanchah & Taar
Patrick McGuire: Cello
Ava Nazar:Piano
Piruz Partov:... Read more

Navid Kandelousi
Navid Kandelousi

Special Series: Making and Mobilization of Arab American Identities with Hani Bawardi & Abdeen Jabara

Wed, November 19, 2014 7:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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THE MAKING OF ARAB AMERICAN IDENTITIES

A Panel Discussion with Hani Bawardi and Abdeen Jabara moderated by Anny Bakalian


The panel discussion, in response to Hani Bawardi's publication The Making of Arab Americans: From Syrian Nationalism to U.S. Citizenship, will trace the history of the making of Arab American identity and its political mobilzation since the late nineteenth century through its many trials and tribulations and which have been accentuated by the rise of American dominance in the mid-twentieth century and its involvement in the... Read more

"The Making of Arab Americans: From Syrian Nationalism to U.S. Citizenship" by Hani Bawardi, 2014

Musical Performance: George Ziadeh in Concert with Strings

Fri, November 21, 2014 8:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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Alwan for the arts is pleased to present George Ziadeh, an exceptional musician and seasoned Alwan Ensemble member, who will be performing a unique repertoire on 'oud. Accompanying George Ziadeh and contributing to this distinguished presention on strings will be cellist Naseem Alatrash and violinist Layth Al-Rubaye as well as percussionist Zafer Tawil.


Tickets:
$20 General | $15 for Students, Seniors, Members

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Doors open at 7:30 pm
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George Ziadeh
George Ziadeh

Call For Submissions: 2nd Annual Alwan 3rd i Awards 2014

Mon, December 1, 2014 10:00 pm at Alwan for the Arts

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OPEN CALL: Second Annual Alwan 3rd i Awards 2014

Alwan for the Arts and 3rd i NY have launched the second annual Alwan 3rd i Awards Competition 2014 and are soliciting new, short films and/or video art (produced 2012 or later) by Arab/ Middle Eastern/ North African directors OR films about those regions and their diasporas by filmmakers of all backgrounds.


The Alwan 3rd i Awards Competition aims to present the very best in recent short films and video art that increase awareness of the creative vitality and sociopolitical realitie... Read more

Alwan 3rd i

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