Musical Performance: Damascene Kinan Idnawi in Solo 'Oud Concert

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

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Damascene Kinan Idnawi in Solo 'Oud Performance

Kinan Idnawi performs original compositions and Syrian repertoire in solo 'oud concert.

Kinan Idnawi on 'Oud (Sample)

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Kinan Idnawi
joined the High Music Institute in Damascus, Syria in 2003 where he studied oud with Azerbaijani expert Askar Ali Akbar and graduated in 2008. Idnawi has since accompanied Marcel Khalife in his Al-Mayadeen Ensemble in Morocco, United Arab Emirates, Austria, and Lebanon, and has played with the Qatar Philharmonic, under the direction of world renowned Maestro Lorin Maazel, for its inaugural concert in October 2008. He toured with the Qatar Philharmonic in 2009, and performed at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC, Theater des Champs-Elysees in Paris, La Scala in Milan, and Teatro Massimo in Palermo where he played the Arabian Concerto composed by Marcel Khalife. In 2009, he won first place in the International Oud Competition in Beirut, Lebanon.

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Last updated: 2014-02-26 09:07:34

Kinan Idnawi, Syrian 'Oudist
Kinan Idnawi, Syrian 'Oudist

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