Alif Institute - Atlanta Georgia

Arabic Music Classes

Arabic Music Classes

Alif 13 students



Alif Institute is happy to offer following two Arabic Music Classes: 

SINGING in ARABIC  and  MARCUS EAST-WEST ENSEMBLE

I. SINGING in ARABIC

Session: 5 Tuesdays | 25 FEB - 25 MAR 2014 | 7 PM - 8 PM

Cost: $75 / $60 Members. Please Register through our secure online server. 

Instructor: Dr. David Marcus

Description: Let's sing together in Arabic! يلا نغني سوى (Yalla N’ghanni Sawa). Come join the Arabic chorus at the Alif Institute! Have fun and learn about the Arabic culture's rich musical heritage! This class is perfect for Arabic language learners in all levels.

No previous musical experience required! All instruments are welcome! All voices are welcome! All ages are welcome!

 

Marcus Alif 13

II. MARCUS EAST-WEST ENSEMBLE

Session     5 Tuesdays | 25 FEB - 25 MAR 2014 | 8 PM - 9 PM

 Cost: $75 / $60 Members. Please Register through our secure online server.           

 Instructor: Dr. David Marcus

 

Description: Last year, Dr. Marcus led a 14-person community music ensemble in a concert during Alif's Atlanta Arab Festival - violin, flute, oud, darbouka, riqq, cello, bass, singers, and dancers. The audience sang and danced with us.

 

This year, we are expanding the opportunity, to interested musicians and singers. 5 Tuesday night rehearsals, culminating in a concert on Saturday night, March 29th.

 

This class welcomes singers, violinists, players of flute, percussionists, cello, bass, accordion, keyboard, nay, and other Middle Eastern instruments. It will include exposure to Arabic rhythms, scales, lyrics, and modes of improvisation, as well as iconic musicians of the Arab world, such as Fairouz and Omm Kalthoum.

 

For more information, please contact us at 770-936-8770 or at info@alifinstitute.org